The Mobile Air Conditioning Society (MACS) Worldwide will be awarding scholarships to the MACS 33rd annual Training Event and Trade Show, The Best of the Best, February 7-9, 2013 at the Caribe Royale Hotel and Convention Center, Orlando, FL.
All high school, secondary school, and post-secondary school, automotive instructors are eligible to apply for the scholarship. The scholarship will cover the expense of MACS convention registration to attend all technical training sessions, social functions, and the Trade Show, an approximate value of $450. A limited number of scholarships will be awarded. Recipients are responsible for their own transportation, lodging and all expenses.
To be considered for a scholarship to attend the 2013 MACS Training Event automotive instructors must:
- Fill out the attached application (Click here for the application).
- Provide a short resume (indicate past automotive employment, automotive teaching experience, automotive training, automotive licenses and certification. Also include educational background including certificates diplomas and, degrees.)
Entries may be mailed to Marion Posen, MACS Worldwide, 225 South Broad Street, Lansdale, PA 19446 or e-mail
. Entries may also be faxed to 215/631-7017.
Application forms and required paperwork are due at the MACS office by Monday, October 22, 2012. Scholarships will be awarded by Friday, November 12, 2012.
Founded in 1981, the Mobile Air Conditioning Society (MACS) is the leading non-profit trade association for the mobile air conditioning, heating and engine cooling system segment of the automotive aftermarket. MACS represents a growing membership in North America and 47 countries around the world, and is affiliated with the Vehicle Air Conditioning Specialists of Australia (VASA). MACS also provides information and services to more than 60,000 industry shops, suppliers and technicians and has certified over 960,000 technicians. The Society serves the industry through informational tools, self-paced educational materials, leader-led training clinics, advocacy and other member services. Since 1991, MACS has assisted more than one million technicians to comply with 1990 Clean Air Act requirements for certification in refrigerant recovery and recycling to protect the environment. To learn more about MACS Worldwide and the upcoming 33rd Annual Training Event and Trade Show, to be held February 7-9, 2012 at the Caribe Royale Hotel and Casino, Orlando, FL. Visit our website at www.macsw.org.