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TCAT-S CAD and SkillsUSA Student Wins Scholarship from mikeroweWORKS Foundation

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Michael Ramsey, 32, Estill Springs, a student at Tennessee College of Applied Technology – Shelbyville and a Tennessee Post Secondary gold medalist in Architectural Drafting was the recipient of a mikeroweWORKS Foundation scholarship to attend the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference in Louisville, Ky., June 22-26. Mike Rowe, former host of the Discovery Channel’s…


2015 The mikeroweWORKS Foundation and SkillsUSA Competitor Scholarship Winners

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The 2015 mikeroweWORKS Foundation scholarship provides support for SkillsUSA state contest winners who have insufficient personal resources to travel to and participate in the 2015 National SkillsUSA Championships. The total contribution this year was $95,000 — up from $50,000 in 2014 because of the generosity of not only mikeroweWORKS, but also DEWALT and Cisco Systems,…


DEWALT Contribution to the mikeroweWORKS Foundation Provides Additional Support for SkillsUSA Scholarships in 2015


Assistance for Students to Demonstrate their Skills Leesburg, Va. — SkillsUSA is pleased to announce that the mikeroweWORKS Foundation is increasing the number of scholarships for SkillsUSA member students to attend the National Leadership and Skills Conference in Louisville, Kentucky, June 22-26. The total amount available for scholarships will increase from $50,000 in prior years…


SkillsUSA Champions Magazine – Their Gratitude Shines Brightly

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The Summer 2015 SkillsUSA Champions magazine introduces you to five of the 2014 mikeroweWORKS Foundation Travel Scholarship recipients. The Foundation helped them go to the SkillsUSA Championships and their talents made them shine. Pictured below: Jonathan Ponce attended Unicoi County High School in Erwin, Texas and competed in the Information Technology categoy. Jessica Beske competed…


Mike talks about mrWF and supporting SkillsUSA Backstage at the 2014 National Conference


Shortly before accepting SkillsUSA’s Torch Carrier award at SkillsUSA’s 2014 national conference in Kansas City, Mo., Mike Rowe offered his thoughts backstage on why he formed his mikeroweWORKS foundation and why that foundation has supported SkillsUSA from the beginning.   Read Mike’s Blog about receiving the SkillsUSA Torch Carrier Award – HERE Check out the…


The mikeroweWORKS SkillsUSA Scholarship Luncheon 2014


This is the fourth year that the mikeroweWORKS Foundation has offered scholarship opportunities for members of SkillsUSA who have competed and placed first in their state association competition. To date, the Foundation has awarded 170 individuals $1,000 apiece to help defray travel costs for a total of $170,000! Each year the mikeroweWORKS Foundation also invites…