Student Chapters

Countdown Begins for Solar Decathlon Design Challenge Finalists

Countdown Begins for Solar Decathlon Design Challenge Finalists

In six weeks, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) will announce two grand winners of the Solar Decathlon Design Challenge. NAHB is a proud sponsor of the design challenge and serves as a resource for student teams by connecting them with industry partners and contacts at local and state home builders associations.

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Rookie Team Takes First Place at NAHB Student Competition

Filed in Awards, Student Chapters by on March 5, 2020 0 Comments
Rookie Team Takes First Place at NAHB Student Competition

Team Frederick was one of several teams across the country this year who entered the NAHB Student Competition at the 2020 International Builders’ Show (IBS).

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Meet the Winners of the NAHB Student Competition

Filed in International Builders' Show, Student Chapters by on January 28, 2020 6 Comments
Meet the Winners of the NAHB Student Competition

NAHB’s 2020 Student Competition featured 60 teams that competed during IBS 2020. This year’s competition included 39 four-year programs, 14 associate programs and seven secondary programs.

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Student Competition Builds Membership Momentum for Local HBA

Filed in Labor, Safety and Health, Student Chapters by on November 14, 2019 0 Comments
Student Competition Builds Membership Momentum for Local HBA

High school students in Alabama are motivated now more than ever to pursue a career in construction thanks to the Greater Montgomery Home Builders Association’s first-ever construction management competition.

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Student Chapters: Be Sure to Apply for an IBS 2020 Travel Scholarship

Filed in International Builders' Show, Student Chapters by on October 24, 2019 0 Comments
Student Chapters: Be Sure to Apply for an IBS 2020 Travel Scholarship

The deadline for NAHB Student Chapters to apply for a travel scholarship to the 2020 International Builders’ Show is Oct. 31. Don’t miss the opportunity to help get some kids to IBS to experience all the home building industry has to offer.

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EO Shares Secrets to Student Chapter Success

Filed in Labor, Safety and Health, Student Chapters by on October 22, 2019 0 Comments
EO Shares Secrets to Student Chapter Success

As we near the end of Careers in Construction Month, some NAHB leaders are going above and beyond to encourage
students to embark on a career in construction.

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NAHB Leadership, Members Inspire Future Industry Professionals

Filed in Construction Industry, Student Chapters by on October 7, 2019 1 Comment
NAHB Leadership, Members Inspire Future Industry Professionals

NAHB First Vice Chair Dean Mon and several NAHB members spent a day with nearly two dozen high school students to give advice, share personal stories and field questions about working in the home building industry.

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Young Professionals Week Kicks Off with #CICDAY2019

Filed in Student Chapters by on October 7, 2019 0 Comments
Young Professionals Week Kicks Off with #CICDAY2019

YP Week was created last year to highlight local HBA young professional groups and activities, encourage local YP recruitment, and showcase the importance of membership and the positive impact that NAHB and HBA membership can have in the early stages of a home building career.

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Young Building Professionals Look to Attract More Like Themselves

Filed in Labor, Safety and Health, Student Chapters by on June 19, 2019 0 Comments
Young Building Professionals Look to Attract More Like Themselves

Attracting new workers to the trades is a top priority of NAHB, HBAs, construction companies, schools, governments, economists, and pretty much anyone else with an interest in home building. Included in the group of concerned observers are current young building professionals.

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Student Competition Winners Featured in NAHB Workforce Development Video

Filed in Student Chapters by on May 24, 2019 1 Comment
Student Competition Winners Featured in NAHB Workforce Development Video

Fresh off a win in the NAHB Student Competition at IBS 2019 in Las Vegas, construction management students at Shelby County High School (Ky.) are featured in a recent workforce development video touting a career in carpentry.

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