ROCKVILLE, Md. - The Mechanical Contractors Association of America’s (MCAA’s) Career Development Committee recently selected the recipients of its 2009 Student Chapter and Student Internship Grants. All the grants are funded with support provided by the Mechanical Contracting Education & Research Foundation (MCERF).

The Chapter of Excellence Grants, each $3,000, were awarded to MCAA student chapters at the California Polytechnic State University at Pomona, Ferris State University, Purdue University, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, and the University of Washington. Emerging Chapter Grants, also $3,000 each, were awarded to MCAA student chapters at California State University at Chico, California State University at Sacramento, Kent State University, and Weber State University. An Emerging Chapter Grant was also awarded to McMaster University in Hamilton, Ont., Canada. The committee awarded 50 $1,000 Student Internship Grants to MCAA contractor members who hired student interns. All grants will be mailed around mid-August.

For more information, contact Ann Mattheis at

Publication date:08/03/2009