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News Release: Investing in the homebuilding workforce: BIAW awards nearly $80,000 in scholarships and grants

OLYMPIA… For the 2023-2024 school year, the Building Industry Association of Washington (BIAW) proudly awarded a total of $79,500 in…

2023 session ends with good news for builders and remodelers

There’s plenty of good news for builders and remodelers as legislators leave Olympia. Thanks to pressure from builders and other…

WAVE scholarship review team members needed

Join the WAVE Scholarship Review team! This year 251 people applied for the Washington Award for Vocational Excellence (WAVE) scholarship, which…

Workforce pathways bill moves forward

The Workforce Pathways bill is poised to move forward after receiving a hearing before the House Education Committee on Feb.…

February 2023 Building Insight

Welcome to the February 2023 Building Insight This month, we explore a Career and Technical Education Month! BIAW goes solar…

You can support CTE Month with these tips

February is Career and Technical Education (CTE) Month, and February 23 is the official CTE Day in Washington state. CTE…