PHRC Events

Support the future of the Residential Construction industry in our 1st crowdfunding campaign

Date: 9/9/2022

Join in for the first crowdfunding campaign to support the Residential Construction program at Penn State! Funds raised benefit student activities, competitions, and courses related to residential construction. The campaign ends on Thursday, October 20.

Donate before October 20 at

Some specific items that you’re supporting:

  • Scholarships for NAHB Student Chapter members
  • NAHB Student Chapter annual registration ($400)
  • Site visits to construction sites and finished projects
  • NAHB Student Competition - registration fee ($400) and travel funds to the International Builders Show 
  • DOE Solar Decathlon Design Challenge registration fee ($100) and travel funds to the competition in Golden, Colorado
  • Volunteer opportunities with Habitat for Humanity and other local organizations
  • Community building activities for students

Don't forget to ask your employer if they would match your donation. Thank you for investing in the next generation of residential construction industry professionals!



The Pennsylvania Housing Research Center serves the home building industry and the residents of Pennsylvania by improving the quality and affordability of housing.

We conduct applied research, foster the development and commercialization of innovative technologies, and transfer appropriate technologies to the housing community.

Pennsylvania Housing Research Center

219 Sackett Building

The Pennsylvania State University

University Park, PA 16802

Phone: 814-865-2341

Fax: 814-863-7304