2017 Grant/Scholarship Winners

In 2017 the SC&R Foundation awarded $22,000 in Scholarships. The winners are listed below.

Grants winners totaled $21,500.


  • Jacob Bussiere, Cote Crane & Rigging (George Bragg Memorial Recipient)
  • Braxton Chong, Hawaiian Crane & Rigging Ltd. (Christopher Lorenz Memorial Recipient)
  • Chloe Lonergan, Empire Crane Company
  • Brandon Robinson, Link-Belt Construction Equipment Co.
  • Lacey Rucker, WireCo WorldGroup (Terex Continuing Education Recipient)
  • Kylie Starliper, Keen Transport
  • Brian Winburn, Link-Belt Construction Equipment (NBIS Continuing Education Recipient)

Additional Scholarship Winners

  • Blake Beyel, Beyel Brothers
  • Olivia Fidler, Manitowoc
  • Cassidy West, Barnhart Crane & Rigging
  • Samuel Zartman, Zartman Construction

2017 Grant Winners

February Round

  • Jakob Green, Farmers Exchange (Anderson Trucking Service Continuing Education Recipient)
  • Fay Pietrobone, IB Dickinson & Sons (McTyre Family Continuing Education Recipient)
  • Jeremiah Rindler, Lift Systems (Heartland Communications/Crane Hotline Continuing Education Recipient)

April Round

  • Carter Moore, Valley Group Inc. (Robert Cookingham Memorial Recipient)
  • Corey Clarke, DC Crane Service Inc.

June Round

  • Travis Hinkley
  • Brennan Hertzer
  • Sharma Shalini (Lucille Mae Klabacka Continuing Education Grant) (ATS)
  • Adam Gaylean, NessCampbell (Industrial Training International Continuing Education Grant)

August Round

  • Deborah Murphy, Fluor Construction
  • Michael Morgan, Pit Row Services (Financial & Risk Management Grant)
  • Anna Prinsen, Modern Crane Service Inc. (Financial & Risk Management Grant)

October Round

  • Logan Goddard, Taylor Crane and Rigging (NCCCO Continuing Education Grant)
  • Jakob Green
  • Michael Martinez-Fonesco, OIT, Inc. (CICB Continuing Education Grant)