Below are all available scholarship opportunities for NUCA Members and their children
who will be enrolled in College/Trade School
OF CENTRAL FLORIDA
National Utility Contractors Association
D.A. Foster Memorial Scholarship
Walter Gainer Scholarship
William & Shirley Burgett Scholarship
($2,000/yr - 4 yrs)
Application Deadline: May 16, 2023
($1,000/yr - 4 yrs)
($500/yr - 2 yrs)
For more information, contact email@example.com or call (321) 795-0894
J. MITCHELL ELLINGTON
This scholarship program is named after Mitch Ellington, a founding father of our organization who passed away on October 10, 1995. Mitch had started this program with the intention of presenting it to goal-oriented, hard-working students whose grades may not reflect the students’ effort and dedication.
Who may apply?
Any child of a NUCA of Central Florida member or of an employee of a member who will be enrolled full or part-time in an academic institution. This may be a four-year or two-year college, as well as a construction industry trade or technical school. New students, as well as returning students are encouraged to apply.
How will the application be judged?
Selections will be based on the general worthiness of the application; including:
ACT and/or SAT scores
Thoroughness of completed application
What must accompany
Transcript of high school grades through the latest grading period available
Students must include a letter of recommendation from a faculty member. The letter should include the number of students in the graduating class and the standing of the applicant. Working applicants must include a letter of recommendation from their employer.
If you are having any trouble receiving either a letter of recommendation or
an official transcript, please contact the NUCA office for assistance.
Application Deadline: Mail your application to: P.O. Box 10097, Cocoa, FL 32927
Bryson Gammage is the son of Brenda and Vinson
Gammage. Bryson graduated from Lyman High
School in 2021 and has been attending Seminole
State College full time, while also working as a full-
time manager at Winn Dixie. Bryson is currently
studying Engineering Technologies and Project
Management and would like to work with an engineering
manufacturing firm as a project manager.
Joshua Chevalier is the son of Melinda and Greg Chevalier (Holland Pump). Last month Joshua
graduated from William R. Boone High School. Later this month, Joshua will begin his studies majoring in Meteorology and Atmospheric Sciences at Florida State University.
Ethan Nemcek is the son of Elizabeth Nemcek and Scott Nemcek (Mack Industries, Inc.). A 2023 graduate of Montverde Academy, Ethan will attend Boston University this fall.
Rylee Shannon is the daughter of Keri Moores and Joshua
Moores (V. A. Paving, Inc.). Rylee graduated from Rockledge
Senior High School in May after having earned her Associates
Debree while in high school. She will be attending the University
of Central Florida .
Meadow Stroud is the daughter of Traci Carmichael and Tim Carmichael (ACP). A recent graduate of Sunlake High School, Meadow will attend Saint Leo University this fall.