RVIA Economic Impact Study

The Recreation Vehicle Industry Association commissioned an Economic Impact Study on the RV industry, released on June 7, 2016. The study found that the RV industry contributes about $49.7 billion in economic output or 0.28 percent of the Gross Domestic Product. Through its production and distribution linkages, the industry impacts firms in 426 of the 440 sectors of the United States economy.

Nationwide, the industry is responsible for 216,170 jobs, both directly and inderectly, creating an economic impact of $37.5 billion. The full study results, along with each individual state and congressional district's economic impact is available on the website by clicking here .

Mike Molino RV Learning Center Scholarship Deadline is June 30

Wed Jun 21, 2017

The Mike Molino RV Learning Center scholarship deadline of June 30 is quickly approaching.

Applicants who apply now can be qualified to receive a $2,500 scholarship for the 2017-2018 school year. Deserving college undergraduates majoring in business, finance, economics, accounting or other RV industry-related subjects are eligible to apply.

A factor for awarding the scholarship is an applicant’s background of RV industry employment or a desire to work in the RV business after completing post-secondary education. The scholarship program is possible through the generosity of the Newt and Joanne Kindlund Family.

To apply, click on the link below.

Additional Information: https://www.rvda.org/App_Themes/RVDAMercury/docs/RVLearning/Scholarship/Scholarshipform2017-2018fillable.pdf