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Natural Stone Institute Announces Scholarship Recipients

Posted on 03 February 2021 by cradmin

The Natural Stone Institute has announced the recipients of the 2020 Natural Stone Scholarship and Women in Stone Empowerment Scholarship. Both recipients will be celebrated during the association’s awards ceremony at TISE in Las Vegas this June.

Jim Buth, Production Manager for Lakeside Surfaces in Muskegon, Mich., is the recipient of the 2020 Natural Stone Scholarship. The Natural Stone Scholarship provides a trip to TISE, where the recipient will gain valuable technical and practical knowledge regarding the natural stone industry and will meet and network with leading stone professionals. Buth commented, “Over the next five years, I have goals to continue my education in natural stone, develop processes to improve fabrication, continue to improve quality, and develop processes and procedures to help lead the natural stone industry in innovation and improvement. Ultimately, I want to grow into an expert in natural stone fabrication.”

Nicole Renko, Estimator for Colorado Custom Stone in Denver, Colo. is the recipient of the 2020 Women in Stone Empowerment Scholarship. The Women in Stone Empowerment Scholarship provides a trip to one of three major industry events: TISE, Coverings, or a Natural Stone Institute study tour. The recipient is given the opportunity to shadow industry professionals within different sectors of the stone industry and explore her potential for leadership and her commitment to a career in the stone industry. Renko commented, “I enjoy being a leader, coming up with new ways to improve our functions and the overall development of the company. My career goals are to continue learning, sharing knowledge with others, and promoting Colorado Custom Stone, the Natural Stone Institute, and the stone industry to the highest levels of professionalism and standards in the commercial market.”

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Natural Stone Institute Accepting Scholarship Applications

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Natural Stone Institute Accepting Scholarship Applications

Posted on 14 June 2018 by cradmin

The Natural Stone Institute has two scholarships available for emerging professionals in the natural stone industry. The application deadline for these scholarships is July 20, 2018.

The  Natural Stone Scholarship provides educational opportunities for aspiring fabricators, installers, or administrative apprentices interested in furthering their careers within the natural stone industry. Funds are made through the generous donations of Natural Stone Institute members worldwide. Applications are reviewed by a committee of the Board of Directors, staff, and industry veterans.

The scholarship will cover travel and registration costs for one or more recipients to TISE 2018, the natural stone industry’s premier exhibition and education event, and the Natural Stone Institute’s Annual Meeting. Attendance at TISE 2018 and the Annual Meeting offers the scholarship winner the opportunity to gain valuable technical and practical knowledge, meet and network with leading stone professionals, deepen his or her commitment to a career in the stone industry, and explore his or her potential for future leadership.

The Women in Stone Empowerment Scholarship includes an all-expenses paid trip to one of the following industry events: TISE, Coverings or Natural Stone Institute Study Tour. The winner will be given the opportunity to gain valuable technical and practical knowledge to deepen her commitment to a career in the stone industry and explore her potential for leadership. The winner will also be given a chance to shadow industry professionals within different sectors of the stone industry, including quarriers, distributors, fabricators, installers, and equipment suppliers.

Scholarship requirements and applications can be found on the Natural Stone Institute website.

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