2021 Sharon Melton Myers Scholarship Winners

The 2021 winners of the Sharon Melton Myers Scholarships are Makenna Eccles (advisor Jenna Lussier) from Porter (Texas) High School and Emily Leverance (advisor Gary Hammen) from Oshkosh (Wis.) North High School. Through a donation from the Sharon Melton Myers Memorial Fund, SkillsUSA and the McMinn County Vocational Center SkillsUSA Alumni Association award annual $500…
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New SkillsUSA Graduate Frames for Social Media

To recognize our graduating members, SkillsUSA has created a few editable frames to use on Facebook. To add a frame to your page’s profile picture: Go to Facebook here. Click your profile picture in the bottom left and select your page. Search for a frame by entering the frame’s name, the creator’s name(SkillsUSA) or related words (graduation).…
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NLSC Scholarships and Grant Support Programs

The following opportunities are available for the upcoming national conference and competitions. Get the details!

2021 NTHS Scholarship recipients announced

The following students have been announced as recipients of the NTHS Scholarship for 2021. College/Postsecondary Winner Jasmine Godoy, Tulsa (Okla.) Tech. High School Winners Thomasina Lester, Oxford Hills Technical School in Maine. Savannah Pinner, Wylie (Texas) High School. Megan Van Vollenhoven Student Center for Advanced Technical Studies in South Carolina. SkillsUSA has teamed up with…
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Executive Update: April 15, 2021

Important Dates: May 4: SkillsUSA National Signing Day May 5-6: Connect to My Future Conference May 8: SkillsUSA’s 56th Anniversary Register for SkillsUSA TECHSPO Virtual booths at SkillsUSA TECHSPO will be active May 5-6 at the Connect to My Future Conference and through the National Leadership and Skills Conference (NLSC) and SkillsUSA Championships, culminating on…
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Active Advisor News: April 2021

National T-Shirt and Pin Design Winners Revealed Congratulations to the talented winners of this year’s National Conference Pin and T-shirt Design Challenge! The T-shirt design winner is Edison Zheng (advisor: Carol King Bolden) from Thomas Edison High School of Technology in Silver Spring, Md. The pin design winner is Angelica Frolenko (advisor: Tracey Glorioso) from…
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Executive Update: April 1, 2021

Important Dates: May 4: SkillsUSA National Signing Day May 5-6: Connect to My Future Conference May 8: SkillsUSA’s 56th Anniversary SkillsUSA Loses a Champion Harold Lewis, a member of the SkillsUSA national headquarters staff from September 1974 until June 1997, passed away in Gladstone, Mo., on March 18. SkillsUSA lost not just one of our…
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SkillsUSA National Signing Day on May 4

On Tuesday, May 4, SkillsUSA National Signing Day will celebrate high school seniors and college/postsecondary students who have chosen to pursue a career as a professional in the skilled trades. Local SkillsUSA chapters are encouraged to host a signing day event by inviting business partners, school administrators, teachers, elected officials, SkillsUSA alumni, family and friends…
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The Bob Westphal Memorial Scholarship is Now Open for Applications!

The Bob Westphal Memorial Scholarship — presented in partnership with North American Oil & Gas Pipelines (published by Benjamin Media Inc.), Continuum Capital, and SkillsUSA— will offer merit-based scholarships to high school or college/postsecondary students continuing their education to pursue a career in energy construction (oil and gas pipelines, gas distribution, solar, and wind). Scholarships…
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2021 Marsha Daves Memorial Scholarship Winner Announced

The recipient for this year’s Marsha Daves Memorial Scholarship is Leanna Nicholson, a SkillsUSA member in the computer engineering program at Mercer County Technical Education Center in West Virginia. Congratulations, Leanna!