The NYC Master Plumbers Council Scholarship
The Master Plumbers Council of the City of New York (NYCMPC) has established an annual Scholarship Award to honor and further the education of worthy students as selected by its Scholarship Committee. The Award program is divided into two levels: High School (Grades 9 – 12); and College/Post High School.
In order to be eligible for this scholarship award, the applicant must be either:
(a) The child or grandchild of a NYC licensed master plumber who has been a member in good standing of the NYCMPC for a minimum of one (1) year preceding the application date, or a child or grandchild of a deceased member who met such membership requirement; or,
(b) The child or grandchild of an employee who has been employed for a minimum of one (1) year by a licensed master plumber who is a member of the NYCMPC. Applicants must be sponsored by a regular member of the association.
To qualify for this award, the applicant must be:
High School – A student enrolled in a recognized public, private or denominational school in grade nine (9), ten (10), eleven (11), or twelve (12). The student must be in good standing and have maintained a scholastic average of C or better for the previous year of academic course of study preceding the date of application.
*The candidate may also have successfully completed GED equivalency.
College/Post High School – A student in good standing already enrolled in a college, university or trade school. The student must be in good standing and have maintained a scholastic average of C or better for the previous year of academic course of study preceding the date of application.
For the High School and College Awards, preference will be given to students planning to pursue a degree in engineering or business or intend to enroll in a program specific to the plumbing or HVAC trade. Payments of the scholarship award shall be made directly to the student. The funds will not be payable if student does not enroll. To be eligible for the award, applicants must complete an application form each year and present a new essay and letters of recommendation. College applicants that have submitted two (2) letters of recommendation for the prior year, may waive the requirement for the second year of application.
Completed Applications must be postmarked on or before Saturday, April 15, 2017 to:
Master Plumbers Council of the City of New York
Attn: Robert McManus, Scholarship Committee
240-21 Braddock Avenue
Bellerose, NY 11426