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2021-22 Melvin Kruger Endowed Scholarship Program

The deadline to complete an online application for the 2021-22 Melvin Kruger Endowed Scholarship Program is Jan. 28, 2021.

Roofing Alliance—Ronald McDonald House Charities® Initiative

Our RMHC® Task Force held a virtual meeting in December to plan for 2021 activities.

Gold Circle Awards and Most Valuable Player Awards programs are closed

The 2020-21 Gold Circle Awards and Most Valuable Player Awards programs are closed.

Kudos

Our members work to make a difference in our industry and in their communities.

Roofing Alliance 25th Anniversary—January 2021 Media Blitz

We want to thank the media partners who are helping us announce our 25th anniversary starting in January 2021.

Call for Funding—DEADLINE IS JAN. 1, 2021

Every year, the Roofing Alliance funds critical research, education and technical projects to help preserve a profitable and competitive industry.

Special Guest Attends Joint Roofing Alliance Board of Trustees and Full Member Virtual Meeting

Roofing Alliance members had a special guest join the virtual Board of Trustees and member meeting held Nov. 13.

2020-21 Construction Management Student Competition

We were not sure what to expect as far as participation in this year’s student competition. But we are pleased to report we have seven schools participating!

Workforce Education and Retention Initiatives for the Roofing Industry—Phase II update

The Workforce Education and Retention Initiatives for the Roofing Industry, Phase II at Clemson University are progressing.

Roofing Alliance Construction Management scholarships awarded

Nine Roofing Alliance Construction Management scholarships have been awarded for the 2020-21 school year.

Workforce Education and Retention Issues for the Roofing Industry – Phase 2 Update

Thank you to everyone who participated in the economic survey! As a next step, the Clemson University team held separate roundtables with

2020-21 Construction Management Student Competition

We are off and running with our seventh annual Construction Management Student Competition. Details were sent to 86 schools that are members of the American Council for Construction Education.

2021-22 Melvin Kruger Endowed Scholarship Program

Please share the details for the 2021-22 Melvin Kruger Endowed Scholarship Program with your employees and let them know they, their spouses and their dependent children may apply for two different scholarship categories.

Evaluating the Efficacy of Virtual Reality Technology for Improving Worker Safety

Task force members held their first virtual meeting with the Mississippi State University team.

Antis Roofing Recognized for Giving Back to Families and Frontline Heroes

Roofing Alliance member Antis Roofing & Waterproofing, Irvine, Calif., has been recognized for its charitable contributions to families and frontline heroes.

2020-21 Most Valuable Player Awards program

Honor that star employee who exceeds expectations on the job and in his or her community by nominating the employee for the Most Valuable Player Award!

Call for Funding – DEADLINE IS JAN. 1, 2021

The Roofing Alliance looks to fund projects that help reinforce this idea—ultimately, projects that enhance the performance of the U.S. roofing industry.

Education and training

As our focus continues with our education and training pillar, we share a brief, yet encouraging email from Mark Standifer, project manager for King of Texas Roofing Co., LP, Grand Prairie, Texas, and mentor for the Texas A&M University team in the 2019 Student Competition.

Workforce Education and Retention Issues for the Roofing Industry – Phase 2 Update

Responses to the industry-wide economic study regarding compensation, benefits, career advancement and the satisfaction of current employees in the roofing industry have been coming in, but Dr. Dhaval Gajjar recommended extending the survey deadline to Oct. 7.

2021-22 Melvin Kruger Endowed Scholarship Program

Details for the 2021-22 Melvin Kruger Endowed Scholarship Program now are available. We want to thank the Roofing Alliance Scholarship Committee for updating the program details and eligibility criteria.