Empowering Future Leaders: Spotlight on CPMCA Scholarship Program

At CPMCA, we believe in investing in the future by supporting bright and ambitious students pursuing higher education. Our annual Scholarship Program aims to recognize outstanding individuals and provide them with financial assistance as they embark on their academic journeys. The scholarship, funded by our annual golf tournament, has been instrumental in empowering numerous students to achieve their academic and career goals. Below are just a few of the 29 exceptional scholars who benefited from last year’s Scholarship Program.

Scholar Spotlight


Name: Lily Youngdale
School: Northern Arizona University
Major: Elementary Education
Associated Company: University Mechanical & Engineering Contractors
Quote: “My dad is a general foreman for University Mechanical, and he told me about this scholarship and suggested I apply. This scholarship helped me pay for my textbooks and helps me feel like I am being as successful as I possibly can as a student in college. I am so incredibly thankful to have received this scholarship. Thank you so much for allowing me to be as successful as I possibly can!”


Name: Isabel Verne
School: Northern Arizona University
Major: Journalism/Broadcast
Associated Company: Verne’s Plumbing
Quote: “I applied for this scholarship because I am passionate about learning, and wanted to go to college. This scholarship is helping me pay for my undergrad classes, so I will one day be able to get my Master’s or doctorate degree in Exercise Physiology or Biochemistry. I am excited to continue college and get my degree, so I can help athletes. I first went to college with a major in journalism, and now I know what I want to do. I appreciate CPMCA for helping make college a bit more affordable, so I was able to see what my future looks like.”


Name: Justine Marshall
School: California Baptist University
Major: Exercise Science
Associated Company: Control Air
Quote: “My dad was very excited for me to apply. I wanted to do it for him and myself because I knew it would help us financially in the long run. I used the scholarship to pay for part of my summer tuition. This scholarship is bringing me closer to finishing my undergraduate degree by supporting my summer tuition and allowing me to get ahead in my required courses. This scholarship is worth the time, and it has an overall positive impact on students. Thank you so much. I am so thankful and appreciative to earn this scholarship.”


Name: Seth Elliott
Concordia University-Wisconsin
Major: Business Management/Marketing
Associated Company: UA Local 582
Quote: “I applied for the scholarship to help me achieve my dream of becoming the first person in my family to graduate college. This scholarship helps me tremendously by being able to take off some of the financial stress of college. I am majoring in business management and marketing because I want to become a creative leader and own my own business.”



Applying for the CPMCA Scholarship

If you or someone you know is interested in applying for our Scholarship Program for the 2024-2025 school year, we encourage you to apply. Visit this article to learn more about the guidelines and access the application form. Please note that applications must be submitted to the CPMCA office postmarked no later than Friday, May 3, 2024.