Murrieta: The MVHS Advanced Manufacturing Program Awarded $8,000 for Scholarships from the Gene Haas Foundation

Three Nighthawk Seniors will be Receiving Over $4,200 in Scholarship Money

The Advanced Manufacturing program at MVHS will be receiving a check for $8,000 from the Gene Haas Foundation. The money is to be used for college scholarships for students.

“Those who are going on to pursue education and training in manufacturing or engineering at a trade school, community college, or 4 year university are eligible” said MVHS Robotics Club Adviser Kevin Bradley. “This year there are I have 3 Nighthawk seniors who have met the criteria and will be receiving over $4,200 in scholarship money”.

This partnership between MVHS and the Gene Haas Foundation has been such a blessing for the school’s new manufacturing program as it continues to grow. The total amount donated over the past two years now totals $18,000 from the Gene Haas Foundation.

“The combination of learning to program and operate a HAAS CNC machine along with the financial support for students to further pursue engineering and manufacturing makes for a perfect marriage between industry and education” said Bradley. “I am proud to be a part of the HAAS family and appreciate their generosity and support of myself and the students”.