HERMISTON — The Northeast Oregon Home Builders Association is offering a pair of $1,500 scholarships to help educate and train individuals in a profession related to the building industry. The scholarship recipients will be selected on the basis of his/her potential to succeed.
Applicants must be a senior enrolled in high school, enrolled as a college student or in a qualified apprenticeship program. The students must be a resident of Umatilla, Morrow, Union, Baker or Wallowa county.
In addition, eligible applicants must have an interest in or intend to pursue a career in the construction profession. This may include welding, heating and ventilation, heavy equipment operator, carpentry, electrical, plumbing, concrete, construction management, architecture/engineering, such as civil, landscaping or structural.