Door County Home Builders Association Education Awards

Benjamin Slezewski
Benjamin Slezewski, 2020 High School Award Winner
Southern Door High School, Enrolled in the Electrical Power Distribution Program at NWTC

Door County Home Builders Association (DCHBA) is committed to maintaining a strong workforce in the home building industry in Door County Wisconsin.

As part of this mission, DCHBA offers two education awards for students pursuing a secondary education in the home construction or related industry.

Two $1,000 awards are currently available:

  • One $1,000 award is for a member of the 2021 graduating class from any Door County high school
  • One $1,000 award is for a non-traditional student residing in Door County.

The 2021 application period is now closed and the award recipients have been notified.  DCHBA will announce the names soon!

Eligibility Requirements:

High School Student applicants must:

  • be a member of the 2021 graduating class from any Door County high school
  • have a cumulative high school GPA of at least 2.5 (confirmation must be provided)
  • be pursuing a course of study in the home building industry or related field (carpentry, HVAC, electrical, masonry, flooring, architecture etc.) at a technical college or accredited university

DCHBA may submit qualified applicants of the high school award to the Wisconsin Builders Foundation for a matching award.

Non-traditional applicants must:

  • be a legal resident of Door County, WI
  • have graduated from high school or received a GED prior to 2018
  • be pursuing a course of study in the home building industry or related field (carpentry, HVAC, electrical, masonry, flooring, architecture etc.) at a technical college or accredited university

Door County Home Builders Association Education Award Winnner

DCHBA 2019 Education Award Winner Alexis Jandrin (l) and DCHBA  Past President, Julie Dragseth, Associated Bank. Jandrin, a 2019 graduate of Southern Door County School District, studies Architecture at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities.

If you have any questions regarding the Door County Home Builders Association (DCHBA) Education Award program please contact DCHBA Executive Officer Robyn Harper at info@dchba.org.