Impact Foundation Scholarships

Any person entering or continuing their career in HVAC can apply for an Impact Foundation Scholarship, provided by the Impact Foundation and WiLL Committee of the Lennox Dealer Advisory Council in the Wisconsin/Upper Michigan District.

The purpose of the scholarship is to reimburse recipients for tuition fees upon completion of HVAC-related studies, either at a technical college/institution or at HVAC Learning Solutions (for Build-a-Tech or Virtual Build-a-Tech programs). CLICK HERE for more details about the scholarships, what they cover, and how to receive the funds.

To be considered for a $1,000 scholarship, applicants must provide the following:

  1. Scholarship Questionnaire

  2. Letter of Sponsorship

  3. Letter of Reference

Scholarship Questionnaire:  We want to learn why you are interested in the HVAC industry, and why you should be awarded the Impact Foundation Scholarship over other candidates.

Letter of Sponsorship:  You must arrange for a Lennox Premier Dealer to sponsor you. The sponsoring dealership could be the company you work for, or a company that you may be interested in working for.

Letter of Reference:  The person you ask to write this letter should be someone who has known you for several years. For example, they could be a past or present educator, counselor, or employer someone who is willing to take the time to write a letter about who you are and why you should be awarded an Impact Foundation scholarship.

All three completed documents should be mailed or e-mailed to:
(If sending an e-mail, please type IMPACT SCHOLARSHIP in the subject line)

Gilray Heating and Cooling
ATTN: Impact Scholarship, Randy Gilray
1750 Flameflower Rd
Wausau, WI 54401

If you have any questions, contact Randy Gilray, 715-573-6717 or; or Kendall Richards, 608-843-0467 or