The 2023 deadline to apply for RCAT's Annie Born/Jan P Thomas Scholarship has passed. Award recipients list can be found below!
Who is Eligible for the Annie Born / Jan P. Thomas Memorial Scholarship Fund? If your company is a member in good standing of RCAT (manufacturer, distributor, roof consultant, insurance, law firm, architect or roofing contractor) ALL children, or step children, of your company's employees are eligible to apply for the scholarship fund when enrolled in college. This includes the counter salesman, the secretary, the roofing foreman, or anyone in any position within your firm.
AWARDS Three (3) $5,000.00 scholarships to be awarded! The scholarship will be sent to the bursar of the college or university for disbursement where the recipient will do his or her undergraduate work.
ELIGIBILITY -Current RCAT members in good standing, owners, employees and their children. -Must meet Federal Student Aid eligibility requirements (as defined by the U.S. Department of Education) -Must be at least a graduating high school senior OR -Must be enrolled in college as a full-time student (carrying 12 hours or more). Practicing professionals, students pursuing second degrees or attending extended day, night school, part-time, special weekend or other non-traditional degree programs are not eligible.
One of the ways we raise funds for the scholarship program is from the sale of tickets for our Annual Raffle! YOU COULD WIN $5,000! Your raffle ticket will be entered into the drawing being held September 13, 2024 during the Annual Texas Roofing Conference. YOU DO NOT HAVE TO BE PRESENT TO WIN!