The Detroit Ceramic Tile Contractors Association Announces Scholarship Winners

The Detroit Ceramic Tile Contractors Association Scholarship Winners

L to R: James Stevens; Will Wittig; Mike Mauiri; Jack DiGiovanni; Bob Michielutti; Phil Bianchini; Christopher Siminski; Ron Capp; Kurt Von Koss. 

The Detroit Ceramic Tile Contractors Association (DCTCA) awarded this year’s DCTCA Scholarship at the association’s annual cocktail party at Club Venetian in Madison Heights on February 12, 2016.


This year’s winners are Christopher Siminski, from Lawrence Technological University, and Nour Mekkieh, a graduate student at University of Detroit Mercy. Also in attendance at the presentation were James Stevens, Interim Chair of the Department of Architecture at Lawrence Technological University, and Will Wittig, Dean of the School of Architecture at University of Detroit Mercy.


The scholarship is funded by an annual golf outing that is hosted by the DCTCA. The event is sponsored and attended by some of the largest tile contractors and suppliers in southeast Michigan. This year’s upcoming DCTCA Golf Outing takes place on July 26, 2016, at Lyon Oaks Golf Course in Wixom.


The Detroit Ceramic Tile Contractors Association (DCTCA) is a non-profit trade association dedicated to the promotion, advancement, education, and training of the Southeast Michigan Unionized Residential and Commercial Ceramic Tile Industry. For more information, head to