This is a scholarship fund that is being created under the Queensbury Community Scholarship Association in Queensbury, NY. Its purpose is to provide grants and financial support to local area graduating students who wish to pursue further education is the areas of skilled trades. This scholarship program recognizes society's need for continued availability of skilled persons to provide quality services in the following areas:
Industrial, skilled trades: These include jobs like welders, mechanics, machinists, tool and die makers, and even programmers.
Construction skilled trades: Jobs in these sectors involve trades commonly seen in the construction sector, such as carpenters, bricklayers, insulators, electricians, plumbers, and gasfitters.
Service skilled trades: These trades form a part of the service sector. These include nurses, orderlies, aides, therapists, and service technicians.