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Students

 

Hiring — Looking — Scholarships


 

If sitting in a cubicle or an office all day is simply not you, consider a career in construction.
If you enjoy working with your hands and mind, consider a career in construction.
If you like working in a team environment, consider a career in construction.
If you are interested in working in an industry that allows you to earn while you learn, consider a career in construction.
If working in a profession with above average earnings and benefits that supports millions of Americans sounds intriguing, consider a career in construction.

 

It’s not a “construction job,” it’s a construction career.


About Us

MCA of Chicago is proud to invest in the future of our industry through involvement and collaboration with Chicagoland elementary, middle, high school and college students, including our MCAA Student Chapters at Illinois State University, Bradley University, Purdue University and Milwaukee School of Engineering. MCA of Chicago’s Career Development Committee is dedicated to building contractor and student relationships, introducing students to mechanical contracting in hands-on ways early on in their academic careers, and increasing opportunities for students to find a career in our industry.


Scholarships

Each year, MCA of Chicago and several of its member contractors sponsor scholarship programs for enrolled students working toward an undergraduate or associate’s degree in Industrial Technology, Construction Management, Engineering and other disciplines related to the Mechanical Construction and Service industry. At the January 16, 2018 Membership Meeting, 11 scholarships were awarded for a combined total of $23,000.

 

The winners were:

Herb Kreisman Scholarship Award–Funded by MCA of Chicago— $2,500—Riley Buol (Milwaukee School of Engineering)

Herb Kreisman Scholarship Award–Funded by MCA of Chicago— $2,500—Dakota Atkins (Indiana State University)

Herb Kreisman Scholarship Award–Funded by MCA of Chicago— $2,500—Roman Moroz (Bradley University)

Herb Kreisman Scholarship Award–Funded by MCA of Chicago— $2,500—Nathanael Russell (Purdue University)

James McCauley Scholarship Award–Funded by McCauley Mechanical Construction— $2,500—Jhoanna Sadural (Purdue University)

Owen Moran Scholarship Award–Funded by F.E. Moran, Inc.— $1,250—Tanner Weise (University of Wisconsin-Stout)

Owen Moran Scholarship Award–Funded by F.E. Moran, Inc.— $1,250—Anna Rowe (Milwaukee School of Engineering)

Richard J. Mooney Scholarship Award–Funded by Hayes Mechanical— $2,500—Aurora Delgado (Bradley University)

James B Hill Scholarship Award–Funded by The Hill Group— $1,250—Grant Orlowski (University of Illinois­—Urbana-Champaign)

James B Hill Scholarship Award–Funded byThe Hill Group— $1,250—Karolina Urban (University of Illinois­—Urbana-Champaign)

Harvey O. Miller Scholarship Award–Funded by Murphy & Miller, Inc.— $3,000—Sarah Hamilton (Illinois Institute of Technology)

 

Congrats to the winners!



Are You Hiring? 

Member companies looking to hire students for internships or future full-time positions can:        

Contact MCA Chapter Advisors directly and ask them for a student recommendation.

Are You Looking?

Are you a student looking for resources and opportunities in the Chicagoland area? Here’s how MCA of Chicago can help you: