Eligibility: Applicants must demonstrate financial need. A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required. Students must demonstrate strong community ties through extracurricular involvement, work experience and/or volunteer work. Applicants must submit a letter of recommendation from a teacher.
Associated General Contractors of Minnesota Scholarships $500-$2,500
Sponsor: Associated General Contractors of Minnesota
Eligibility: Applicants must attend a Minnesota institution of higher learning with a concentration in construction or construction-related courses. Applications are judged equally on academic performance, career objectives, financial need, personal information and application clarity.
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal statement, academic core plan, career objectives and recent color photo are required.
Capitol Office Building 525 Park Street Suite 110 St. Paul, MN 55103-2186
Blue Umbrella Waterproofing and Foundations Scholarship $500
Sponsor: Blue Umbrella Waterproofing
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. students who are 16 years of age or older and enrolled in an accredited college, university or vocational or trade school. Students must be studying a program related to one of the following: accounting, building technology, building services, business management and administration, climate and energy, construction management, drafting and design, electrical, engineering technology, entrepreneurship, environmental, landscape design, home improvement, HVAC, graphics technology, finance, meteorology, manufacturing, plumbing or renewable energy. A written essay and video submission are required.
Eligibility: Applicants must be Muskegon County residents in the 3rd, 4th, or 5th year of study pursuing an engineering degree (first preference being electrical) or construction management degree at an accredited Michigan college or university.
How to apply: Applications are available online.
425 W. Western Avenue Suite 200 Muskegon, MI 49440
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time undergraduate or graduate students attending an accredited four-year institution. They must have at least one more year of study to complete after the date of award disbursement; fifth-year seniors are ineligible for this award. They must be majoring in and planning to pursue a career in mortgage finance, construction management or another construction-related subject. Preference is given to Texas residents, students who attend school in Texas and current members of their school's National Association of Home Builders student chapter. Selection is based on academic merit, recommendations, work experience, extracurricular activities, career goals and financial need.
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, course schedule, official transcripts and three recommendation letters are required.
Maple Flooring Manufacturers Association Scholarship $1,000
Sponsor: Maple Flooring Manufacturers Association
Eligibility: Applicants must be legal residents of the U.S. attending college in the United States. Students must write a 500-word essay and be studying in one of the following fields: architecture, athletic administration, athletics, boiler inspection training, biological conservation, bio-mechanical sciences, building construction, civil engineering, coaching, commercial driving schools, construction sciences or management, dance education, forest science, forestry studies, engineering technology, environmental resource management, exercise science, industrial technology schools, kinesiology, LEED training or certification, mechanic schools, mechanical drafting, machine technologies, natural resources / conservation, physical administration, physical education, physical rehabilitation or therapy, recreation and park administration, small engine repair schools, sports and fitness management, survey schools, trucking schools or wood sciences.
NAPA Research and Education Foundation Scholarship Varies
Sponsor: National Asphalt Pavement Association
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are enrolled full-time at an accredited postsecondary institution. They must be majoring in construction management, civil engineering or construction engineering. The applicant's school must offer at least one course on hot mix asphalt (HMA) technology. Selection is based on academic achievement, leadership potential, extracurricular involvement and stated career goals.
How to apply: Applications may be requested from the student's state National Asphalt Pavement Association representative. An application form and supporting materials are required.