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2021 Scholarships & Grants

Academic Scholarships
The Davis Memorial Foundation currently awards each year to individuals who want to further their education. The Foundation gives priority to students who want to attend a trade school, or get a college or university degree that relates to the construction industry. Employees, spouses, and children of roofing industry professionals in particular are encouraged to apply.

Awards are based on both academic and personal achievements. Although financial need is not a requirement for the award, the Foundation will consider level of financial need as the final criteria if, in the judgment of the selection committee, candidates are otherwise ranked equally.

Amount of scholarship: Scholarship(s) will be awarded at $5,000 per
Number of scholarships awarded: No set limit
Deadline: April 9, 2021
Award Announcement: Western Roofing Expo 2021 - October 3-5 @ RIO Las Vegas, Las Vegas NV



2020 Scholarship Winners Announced!

Tyler Kleinsasser (South Dakota School of Mines and Technology)
Steve Nash / Waterproofing Associates Scholarship

Camille Dodson (University of Reno)
Trent Cotney / Cotney Construction Law Scholarship

Chandler Wiggins (University of Kansas)

Grace Nicole Gladstone (Gonzaga University)
Star Roofing, Inc. Scholarship

Kenzie Bloom
(San Diego State University)
Dan Blue / Blue's Roofing Scholarship

See previous Davis Memorial Foundation scholarship recipients

The Davis Memorial Foundation awards grants to help develop curriculum and establish libraries at construction management schools affiliated with colleges or universities in the western states. The foundation also grants funds to organizations that offer seminars or provide printed materials that add to the knowledge base of roofing professionals.

Please contact the Foundation at (650) 938-5441 if you have any questions about who is eligible to receive grants.

Applicant must meet all of the following requirements:

1. Provisionally accepted as students into undergraduate or graduate degree programs for the coming academic year by accredited colleges, universities or vocational education programs.

2. Resident of the states covered in the WSRCA service area including: Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming.

3. Affiliated with the roofing industry.

2021 Online Scholarship Application

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Foundation at (650) 938-5441