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.
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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.
Eligibility: Applicants must be Vermont residents, U.S. citizens or eligible non-citizens and graduating high school seniors. They must demonstrate academic achievement and financial need and plan to pursue higher education in construction or engineering at an institution approved for federal Title IV funding. Selection is based on personal essays, academic merit, recommendation letter and financial need.
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, academic certification form, two personal essays and one recommendation letter 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.
How to apply: Applications are available online.
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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 involvements 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.