Educational Foundation

Arielle Sternman - arielle@eap.org
(610) 825-1600, ext. 14

 

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2019 Educational Foundation Scholarships

 

The Electrical Association of Philadelphia has awarded $215,500 in scholarships to 95 students since 1995.

The Educational Foundation of The Electrical Association of Philadelphia is awarding five scholarships to current high school seniors for the Fall 2019 semester. Four scholarships of $4,000 will go to students planning to enroll full-time in an accredited college or university and one $2,000 scholarship will go to a student planning to attend a vocational/technical school. All recipients must earn at least 12 credits per semester.

Applications are read and judged by a non-biased, outside scholarship program management company. The scholarships will be awarded based upon the applicant’s academic performance, extracurricular activities, volunteer/community activities, and work experience.

Important Dates:

Application Opens: January 2, 2019

Application Deadline: March 28, 2019

Notification of Selection Results: May 2019

Funds Dispersed: August 2019

Only the dependents of employees of member companies are eligible to apply. The parent must have been employed with the company for at least one year as of January 2, 2019, and must still be employed with the company when the scholarships are announced.

NOTE: Students who have previously been awarded an Educational Foundation scholarship of The Electrical Association of Philadelphia are NOT eligible (one time only).

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To review all of the winners, see below.

Educational Foundation 2018 Contributors

Special thanks to the following Educational Foundation contributors:

President's Circle

Schneider Electric North America Foundation

Colonial Electric Supply

Riggs Distler & Co., Inc.

 

Full Professor
All Current Electrical Sales, Inc.

Silas Bolef Company


Doctorate Degree

Hatzel and Buehler, Inc.

Rumsey Electric Company

Synergy Electrical Sales, Inc.

United Electric Supply

 

Master's Degree

Caldwell Heating & Air Conditioning, Inc.

Carr & Duff, Inc.

Electric Education Center

Granahan Electrical Contractors, Inc.

Municipal Inspection Corporation

Thea & Schoen/Bleiman

 

Bachelor's Degree

Joseph E. Biben Sales Corporation

Blessing Electric Co., Inc.

Cusick Electrical Sales, Inc.

Fitzgerald Spector, Inc.

H B  Electric Service, Inc.

Hautzinger Electric, Inc.

Kunz-Powell & Associates, Inc.

Locust & Co., Inc.

Mecca Electric, Inc.

Harry B. Miller Co., a Division of H.B. Frazer Co.

NECA Penn-Del-Jersey Chapter

Pollart Electrical Sales, Inc.

Renk Electric, Inc.

Shelly Electric Co., Inc.

J. A. Smith Htg. & Air Conditioning

Tru-Comfort

 

Educational Foundation Scholarship Recipients

2018

Anthony BartschAnthony Bartsch
Case Western Reserve University
Electric Man, LLC
Tara BenderTara Bender
King’s College 
Rumsey Electric Company
Bradley MelvinBradley Melvin
University of Maine 
Rumsey Electric Company
Thomas SerafinoThomas Serafino
East Central College 
Omni Cable

 

2017

Nicholas Cooper, Gary M. Cooper, Guy M. Cooper Mechanical Contractors

David V. Gerace, Concord Engineering

Caroline M. Oliver,  Oliver Heating, Cooling, Plumbing & Electrical

Vittoria R. Rybak, Hatzel & Buehler, Inc.

 

2016

Elizabeth L. Bauman, Colonial Electric Supply

Ryan M. Graham, DVL Group

Brynn A. Hellberg, Omni Electrical Systems, Inc.

Joshua Maldonado, Ray Litwin's HVAC

 

2015

Zachary Connors, Diversified Lighting Associates

Elizabeth Morris, Royal Electric Supply Company

Katrina Murgia, Rumsey Electric Company

Catharine Tarquinio, Billows Electric Supply

 

2014

Colleen M. McGovern, Leviton Manufacturing Company, Inc.

Patrice M. Mulhern, Mulhern Electric Company

Megan N. Rybak, Hatzel & Buehler, Inc.

Lauren E. Tupper, Schneider Electric

 

2013

Zachary Boulden, Boulden's One Hour Htg. and A/C

Shaun Henry, Carr & Duff, Inc.

John Schneider, Diversified Lighting Associates

Ashley Walter, Clear Channel Outdoor

 

2012

Kristina Kaldon, Broad Run Consultants Ltd.

Brian Pedlow, Colonial Electric Supply

James Petka, United Electric Supply

Sarah Walker, Locust Electric Sales

 

2011

Kaitlyn Grando, Scott A. Martin Services

Emma Lagan, Colonial Electric Supply

Vincensa Mucaj,  David Brandolph Electric Company

Brian Pinder, C & C Heating & Air Conditioning

 

2010

Kelly Barnes, Rumsey Electric Company

Robert Cermignano, Bob Cermignano Air Conditioning & Heating

Krista Higgins, Charles A. Higgins & Sons

Julia Quindlen, Four D Company

 

2009

Brooke Collier, Diversified Lighting Associates

Joshua Cooperstein, WESCO Distribution

Eric Spioch, Joseph E. Biben Sales

Naomy Valentin-Cromartie, Franklin Electric Co.

 

2008

Meghan Lane, Brazill Brothers & Associates

Lauren Quintrell, McGuire Electrical Contracting

Marissa Weber, All Current Electrical Sales

Christopher Yaracs, Rumsey Electric Co.

 

2007

Jeffrey Brown, Source Lighting

Derek Holliday, Rumsey Electric Company

Lauren O’Donnell, Vasoli Electric

Stephen Van Wert, Middle Department Inspection Agency

 

2006

Jenifer McKernan, Mack Service Group

Megan Fitch, Bureau Veritas, Atlantic Inland Inspections, Inc.

Laura Cermignano, Bob Cermignano Air Conditioning and Htg.

Scott Acornley, Jr., Rumsey Electric Co.

 

2005

Robert Gebhardt, Jr., Village Electrician

Michael Giaccio, Billows Electric (Technical Scholarship for Electrician)

Adam Shelly, Shelly Electric

Susanna Thomforde-Garner, Lee Garner Electric

 

2004

John Condi, Jr., Harry F. Ortlip

Nicole DeFuria, O’Brien Htg. & Cooling

Evan Keller, Franklin Electric

 

2003

Kathryn Brooks, H.B. Frazer (Technical Scholarship for Engineering)

Matthew Jurkiewicz, Square D/Schneider Electric

Margaret Lozinak, George A. Lozinak, Inc.

Christopher Pasquale, Rumsey Electric

 

2002

Candice Harris, Harris Fuels

Robert Gebhart, The Village Electrician

Craig Hirneisen, Colonial Electric Supply

Michael Rafferty, Southwire

 

2001

Michael Glave, Cooper Electric Supply Co.

Sean McLaughlin, Rumsey Electric

Laura Mento, Okonite Cable

Jennifer Shuman, Square D Company

 

2000

Holly Ciocci, Hoffman Enclosures

Ronald Fougeray, Colonial Electric Supply

Moira McGoldrick, McGoldrick Electric

Amy Transue, Joseph E. Biben Sales Corp.

 

1999

Anthony Fitzpatrick, Omni Cable

Sarah Wright, Fishbach & Moore

Thomas Glave, Kunz-Powell  Associates

Daniel Trotter, Franklin Electric

 

1998

Jennifer Halligan, Halligan & Sons

Anastasia Meinzer, Bill Gillespie Electric                       

Kelly Melcher, Denney Electric Supply

 

1997

Vincent Cereste, Jr., Rumsey Electric

Scott Meyers, C&C Heating & Air Conditioning

Amanda Strzelec, Cutler Hammer/Eaton

 

1996

Abigail Frater, Doylestown Electric Supply

Amy Henry, Cusick Electrical Sales                             

Michael Lepouski, Mohawk Electric

Susan Pologruto, Willard Electric

Andrew Thress, 3M Company

 

1995

Patricia Doerr, The Okonite Company                          

Amy Henry, Cusick Electrical Sales,Inc.

Justin Panzarella, Repmaster

Jeffrey Pypcznski, Rumsey Electric

Claudia Vick, Barney Roth Co.