Home Builders Association
Welcome to the Home Builder's Association of Craven & Pamlico Counties, a membership site for those engaged in, as well as interested in the building industry.
Consumers are encouraged to use this site as a resource to help understand about home building and issues facing our neighborhoods.
Membership offers many benefits including many opportunities to be educated about and informed on housing trends, services and industry innovations.
Be sure to visit our Events Page for upcoming meetings, educational seminars and networking opportunities.
Home Builders Scholarship
Melisa Burdic Clifton
Melisa moved to New Bern in 1982 to join her parents, Brad and Mamie Burdic, at Overhead Door Company. Learning how to manage the company from her father, in 1990 she started representing the company at the Home Builder functions. As the residential manager for Overhead Door Company, she established long lasting relationships with the local building community by volunteering for numerous association activities. Melisa was also an active member of New Song Methodist Church, where she donated her time and resources for many charitable activities. In 2000 she was voted the Associate of the year by the Home Builders Association of Craven & Pamlico Counties
This scholarship opportunity was created by the Home Builders Association of Craven & Pamlico Counties in memory of former member Melisa Burdic Clifton to assist graduating college-bound seniors. Their primary focus shall be in a curriculum of study that furthers the building industry. Students will receive $1,000, one-time individual scholarship, and will be selected by a panel of Home Builders Association Board members based on a completed scholarship application, middle and high school grades and community activities among other things.
Applications can be obtained for this scholarship from your local high school’s guidance counselor as well as from the Home Builders Association office located at 1433 South Glenburnie Road, New Bern.
Applications should be submitted by addressing an envelope to Home Builders Association of Craven & Pamlico Counties, Attn: Melisa Burdic Clifton Memorial Home Builders Scholarship, PO Box 14009, New Bern, NC 28561. All applications must be received prior to April 30, 2014 for consideration.