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Foundation Awards $4,500 In Scholarships To Local Students

by Kallin Baarstad, Communications Intern
Nov. 1, 2020 - Every year, Home Builders Care of F-M Foundation awards scholarships to students working toward careers in the trades and construction industry. This fall, the Foundation presented $1,500 scholarships to post-secondary students from three schools. Scroll down to read about each student and view a video presentation.


Jarin Entzi

Entzi attends Minnesota State Community and Technical College for construction management. He works at D&M Industries as a part-time hospitality estimator. In five years, Entzi hopes to be working for a remodeling contractor or operate his own remodeling business.


Renick Homan

Homan is pursuing a degree in construction management at North Dakota State University. Last summer, he interned with Ryan Companies in Minneapolis and enjoyed his time there. In the future, Homan wants to become a project manager within an industrial, healthcare, or senior living sector.


Oliva Januszewski

Januszewski graduated in 2019 from Minnesota State Community and Technical College in Detroit Lakes with an associate's degree in architectural drafting. Now, she is pursuing a major in construction management at Minnesota State University-Moorhead. Januszewski currently interns for Wanzek Construction as an estimator. After graduation, she wants to work in drafting or project management or continue working as an estimator.

View a video of this year’s scholarship presentation below and hear from the students themselves!