2018-19 scholarship winnersThe Roofing Industry Alliance for Progress congratulates three new recipients of its 2018-19 Melvin Kruger Endowed Scholarships.
Elaina Krumholz, Sheboygan, Wis., daughter of Erik Krumholz, sales representative, Tremco Inc., Beachwood, Ohio.
John Paynter, Hillsborough, N.C., son of Bill Paynter, manufacturer rep, Duro-Last Roofing, Saginaw, Mich.
Cameron TickerhoffFirestone Scholarship, Bridgeport, Ohio, son of Joshua Tickerhoff, foreman, Kalkreuth Roofing and Sheet Metal, Inc., Wheeling, W.V.
In addition, the Alliance renewed eight Melvin Kruger Endowed Scholarships:
Nicholas Calvert, attending West Virginia University, Morgantown, W.V.
Salvador Flores GarciaBeacon Roofing Supply Scholarship, attending University of California: Berkeley, Berkeley, Calif.
Sophia McGuireWilliam A. Good Scholarship, attending University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Lillian McKenzieOMG Roofing Products Inc., Scholarship, attending Clemson University, Clemson, S.C.
Alyssa MernaFirestone Scholarship, attending Olivet Nazarene University, Bourbonnais, Ill.
Christian ColeDan Cohen Scholarship, attending Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, Ga.
Jonah Manson, attending Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa
Ivy RivasFred Good Scholarship, attending University of California Davis, Davis, Calif.
A total of $40,000 was awarded for scholarship renewals, $15,000 was awarded for three new scholarships for a total of $55,000 for the 2018-19 school year. To date a total of 125 students have received $790,000 in scholarship awards.
Details for the 2019-20 Melvin Kruger Endowed Scholarship program and the application guidelines will be available in September.