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About the Foundation

The mikeroweWORKS Foundation promotes hard work and supports the skilled trades in a variety of areas. We award scholarships to men and women who have demonstrated an interest in and an aptitude for mastering a specific trade. The mikeroweWORKS Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

The Foundation has given more than $2.5 million in scholarships to schools around the country, including Midwest Technical Institute, Tulsa Welding School, The Refrigeration School and Universal Technical Institute.

Click here to find information about all the scholarships that are currently accepting applications.

mrWF WORK ETHIC SCHOLARSHIP

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Scholarship finalists will be notified by email July 25, 2014. Videos must be submitted by August 6th.  Details provided in notification email.  Learn more here.

mrWF/UTI AWARD $1 MILLION IN SCHOLARSHIPS

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 CONGRATULATIONS to the winners of the 2014 mikeroweWORKS/UTI Scholarship contest! Each recipient has won a full-tuition scholarship to attend any UTI school.~ Learn more and view recipient videos - HERE

SKILLSUSA/mrWF SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

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Here are the SkillsUSA members who have competed and placed first in their state competition and are competing in the National Leadership and Skills Conference.

                                          CLICK HERE FOR THE CURRENT SCHOLARSHIPS BEING OFFEREDmrWF Scholarship News Fix

BACKSTAGE AT SKILLSUSA 2014

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Mike talks about mrWF and supporting SkillsUSA – HERE

mrWF MAILBAG

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We see what you’re writing out there and we’ve decided to share it with you. Read from the mailbag – HERE

THE S.W.E.A.T. PLEDGE AND CHUCK NORRIS’S BEARD

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Read about the connection between The S.W.E.A.T. Pledge and Chuck Norris’s beard in Mike’s latest blog.

mrWF 2013 SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENT STORIES

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Read about 2013 scholarship recipients who are on their way to a career in the skilled trades after receiving an mrWF scholarship.

FACES OF THE FOUNDATION

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mrWF is making a difference – check out more stories from our scholarship recipients.

TWS/RSI mrWF SCHOLARSHIPS 2014

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Here are the 2014 Tulsa Welding School/The Refrigeration School Inc. mrWF Scholarship Recipients.