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hilmor™ Announces Scholarship Contest for Current and Future HVAC/R Students.
hilmor to Award Three $10,000 Scholarships, Tools and Other Prizes.


In an effort to help the next generation of HVAC/R technicians, hilmor announced its Retool Your Future program, which includes sponsoring a contest that will offer a $10,000 scholarship to three current or future HVAC/R students. hilmor, one of the most extensively researched lines of HVAC/R tools, introduced 150 new products to the industry in early 2013.

Three students will be awarded $10,000 scholarships, a hilmor merchandising Green Wall donated to their school and travel to the AHR Expo 2014, the world’s largest HVAC/R trade show in New York City.

Additionally, each winner will receive a new hilmor Starter Kit. The recently developed Starter Kit has all the go-to tools for those just embarking on their HVAC/R career. This specially priced tool package includes the Dual Readout Thermometer, 2-Valve Aluminum Manifold, Quick-Engage Flare and Swage and Quick-Change Magnetic Nut Driver. The Starter Kit will be available for purchase at select distributors in August. .

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“Despite the fact that jobs in the HVAC/R industry are expected to grow, the industry is challenged to find skilled workers to fill these jobs,” says Andrea Halpin, senior marketing manager. “hilmor created this scholarship contest as a way encourage people to pursue a career in the HVAC/R industry.”

The online essay contest is open to those who are currently enrolled in or have applied for admission into an established, recognized HVAC/R school in the U.S. Official rules are available at The contest will run Aug. 1-Oct. 31, 2013; winners will be notified in December.

To find a hilmor distributor, visit

About hilmor: hilmor is revolutionizing the HVAC/R industry with smarter, more effective tools and equipment. Backed by one of the largest research investments in the history of the HVAC/R industry, hilmor is dedicated to making technicians’ jobs easier. Located in East Longmeadow, Mass., hilmor is a part of the Newell Rubbermaid global portfolio of leading brands. For more information, visit or follow us on Twitter at @hilmortools and on Facebook at




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