Category Archives: Work Force Development & Scholarships

Scholarship Season is Coming!

Interested in an HBF college scholarship in 2018?  Mark your calendars for the following dates: Complete your FAFSA beginning January 1.  Applications for HBF scholarships are due March 1 and are available through the Office of Student Access and Completion (www.OregonStudentAid.gov) along with hundreds of other scholarship opportunities. HBF has awarded over $250,000 in scholarships […]

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Home Builders Foundation makes donation to Benson High School’s efforts to build tiny houses for the homeless

Home Builders Foundation (HBF) board member Tim Nacrelli watched a recent TV news story about a theft at Benson High School and decided he had to do something to help. “The fact that the theft involved tools students were using to build tiny houses for the homeless really got to me. “ Nacrelli explains. “The […]

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HBF honored with Association Excellence Award for workforce development program

The Home Builders Foundation has been awarded a prestigious Association Excellence Award (AEA) from the National Association of Home Builders for its workforce development partnership with the Northwest College of Construction (NWCOC). In response to the need for residential construction workers, the HBF partnered with Home Builders Association of Metro Portland and the NWCOC to […]

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Apply for scholarships now!

Interested in an HBF college scholarship in 2016? Mark your calendars for the following dates: Complete your FAFSA beginning January 1. Applications for HBF scholarships are due March 1 and are available through the Office of Student Access and Completion (www.OregonStudentAid.gov) along with hundreds of other scholarship opportunities. HBF awarded $21,000 in scholarships locally and […]

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Home Builders Foundation announces 2013 Building Industry Scholarship winners

The Home Builders Foundation of Metropolitan Portland recently selected nine students from around the state that will be awarded a total of $20,000 in Building Industry Scholarships. The scholarship program was created by the Foundation and funded as part of a statewide effort to raise awareness and access for Oregon students pursuing careers in construction […]

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