Association spotlight
Over the past seventeen years, the Building Industry Charitable Foundation has awarded $543,500 in scholarships to children of Association members and other students who meet criteria set for the program. This month, the Building Industry Charitable Foundation will award an additional $55,750 to students. The scholarship program is funded by annual events, including the BIA Golf Classic and through private contributions to the Foundation.
Forty-three Students Receive Scholarships From Building Industry Charitable Foundation
Harry Cook, Jr., Harry Cook Electric, successfully testifying against mandating AFCIs throughout the entire house at the S. C. Building Codes Council.
Congratulations to our 2018 Scholarship Recipients:

Rebecca “O’Neal” Best University of South Carolina

Meagan Bostic

University of South Carolina

Perry Bumgarner

University of South Carolina

Robert Byrd

University of South Carolina

William Cate

Clemson University

Mary Elizabeth “Eliza” Cate Clemson University

Bailey Chumney

University of South Carolina

Alexandra Chumney University of South Carolina Franklin David Clark University of South Carolina

Pearce Barron Coggeshall University of Mississippi

Aubrey Delk

Clemson University

Rachel Evatt Wofford College

Brice Fountain

Midlands Technical College

Griffin McDade Harden University of South Carolina

Jacob Harding The Citadel

Nathan Hayes

University of South Carolina Audrey Hayes

College of Charleston

Thomas Hollingsworth University of South Carolina

Cailan Jones

University of South Carolina

Hanna Jur

University of South Carolina

Tyler Kurtz

University of South Carolina

Elizabeth LaFitte

University of South Carolina

Lawson Leidinger Clemson University

Natalie Lewis

University of South Carolina

Nathan Edward Long University of South Carolina

Morgan Elizabeth Lowman University of South Carolina

Caroline MacGillivray College of Charleston Honors

Luke Meetze The Citadel

Caroline Marion Monteith College of Charleston

Garrett Nix

Newberry College Katharine Layne Nix Columbia College

Camille Riddle Winthrop University

Austin Rodgers Clemson University

Matthey Rush The Citadel

Ryan Sheard The Citadel

Dreher Shuler

University of South Carolina

Andrew Smith

Lenoir-Rhyne University

Harrison Rhodes Sparks University of South Carolina

Madison Sterne

University of South Carolina

Cole Parsons Teas Clemson University

Breanna Thomas Columbia College

Hannah Mackenzie Twine University of South Carolina

Blakeley Yandle Clemson University