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Nominations Open for TechForce Foundation FutureTechs Rock Awards

Nominations Open for TechForce Foundation FutureTechs Rock Awards | THE SHOPThe TechForce Foundation is now accepting nominations for its 5th annual FutureTechs Rock Awards, the organization announced.

Created to honor aspiring technicians and recognize students with a promising future in the transportation industry, the FutureTechs Rock Awards will award over $10,000 in scholarships and prizes. The organization is accepting nominations through Feb. 10.

Each of the ten (10) Category Winners, as selected by a panel of industry judges, will receive prizes valued at nearly $700 including training materials, supplies and products from TechForce partners including NISSAN, Advance Auto Parts, CRC Industries, Cengage, AutoZone, New Ford Tech, Volvo, WD-40 Company and Snap-on Industrial.

The Grand Prize Winner, as chosen by popular vote, will also receive a $1,000 TechForce scholarship and additional prizes valued over $2,000 from partners including NISSAN, Advance Auto Parts, CRC Industries, Cengage, AutoZone, New Ford Tech, WD-40 Company and Snap-on Industrial.

Students will be considered for one of ten categories depending on their academic focus including automotive, aviation, collision repair, diesel on-road and off-road, marine/watercraft, motorcycle/ATV, motorsports, restoration and welding/CNC.A panel of industry experts will select one winner from each of the ten categories, the organization said, and the Grand Prize Winner will be selected from the slate of category winners in a public vote, to be held Feb. 27 – March 3.

Click here to submit a nomination.

A.J. Hecht

A.J. Hecht is the associate editor of THE SHOP and host of the In Gear with THE SHOP podcast. Have an idea, a tip, or a question you’d like to see answered? Contact A.J. at ahecht@cahabamedia.com.

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