PHOENIX – (Business Wire) The Universal Technical Institute (UTI) Foundation and JHE Production Group selected Paul Amico of Mooresville, N.C., to receive the first JHE Production Group Scholarship. The $1,000 tuition scholarship was established to help a current UTI NASCAR Technical Institute (NTI) student continue their education path to pursue a motorsports career.
"JHE is proud to partner with the UTI Foundation to offer this scholarship to Paul," said Jay Howard, president of JHE Production Group. "Supporting students who demonstrate a passion for racing and a desire to make an impact in the motorsports industry aligns with our culture and mission, and we are proud to honor such an effort."
The scholarship was presented to Mr. Amico at the NASCAR Sprint Pit Crew Challenge presented by Craftsman on May 14 at Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, N.C. “JHE shares UTI’s commitment to increase awareness of the many career opportunities in automotive sports including NASCAR,” said Veronica Meury, vice president and executive director of the UTI Foundation. “Their generosity will help individuals achieve their dream of becoming professional technicians in the motorsports industry.”
“The chance to work in the motorsports industry has been a goal of mine since I was a kid,” said Paul Amico, “This scholarship will help me learn the skills I need to be successful.”
About UTI Foundation
The UTI Foundation, a 501(c)(3) Arizona non-profit, is the umbrella organization for all Universal Technical Institute, Inc. (NYSE: UTI) not-for-profit initiatives and is dedicated to raising funds to further its mission and strategic goals. The UTI Foundation supports technical education for the automotive, diesel, collision repair, motorcycle, marine and NASCAR industries through scholarships, grants, career development and other special programs. For more information, visit www.utifoundation.net.
About JHE Production Group
JHE Production Group is an award-winning group of professionals committed to excellence in event production and management. From concept to design to creative solutions and event management, JHE is a full-service, forward-thinking company that generates ideas, solutions and impressive results for their clients in mobile marketing, special events, and production. JHE Production Group has been cultivating clients’ vision through their passion since 1986. (Earthtimes.com)