The AGC Education and Research Foundation offers undergraduate and graduate level scholarships to students enrolled in ABET or ACCE-accredited construction management or construction related engineering programs. Over $8 million in scholarships have been awarded to more than 3,000 students attending colleges and universities across the country. The criteria to apply for undergraduate and graduate scholarships outlines the eligibility to apply. Below are answers to some commonly asked questions.
Click on the box on this page to apply for the AGC Education and Research Foundation national scholarship-to see if there is also a local scholarship program sponsored by the AGC Chapter in your home state or the state in which your school is located, click here to find contact information for chapters across the nation.
Thanks to the AGC contractors who generously gave of their time to interview finalists for the 2014-15 AGC Education and Research Foundation Scholarship.
Undergraduate Scholarships: Rising college sophomores, juniors and seniors enrolled or planning to enroll in a full-time, two, four or five-year ABET or ACCE-accredited construction management or construction-related engineering program are eligible to apply. High school seniors are not eligible. Students enrolled in accredited junior college programs or who have plans to transfer to a four-year institution may apply.
Graduate Scholarships: College seniors enrolled or planning to enroll in a graduate- level construction management or construction-related engineering degree program as a full-time student are eligible.
Our renewable undergraduate scholarships are worth $2,500 per year for each year of undergraduate study, up to a maximum of $7,500. Over 100 new scholarships are awarded each year. There is no application fee.
The AGC Education and Research Foundation scholarship is a national scholarship, open to students across the country. Many AGC state chapters have scholarship programs as well. Check with the AGC chapter in your state or the state in which your school is located to find out more about chapter-level scholarship programs.
The Saul Horowitz, Jr. Memorial Graduate Award and the Heffner Scholarships for Graduate Students are $7,500 over two years, paid in annual installments of $3,750. It is also possible to win a graduate scholarship for one year.
Applications will ONLY be accepted online. Apply online at scholarship.agc.org. Scholarship applications for the 2015-16 academic year will be available online July 1 through November 3.
Applications must be completed by midnight EST on November 3 ,2014.
All scholarship semi-finalists will be notified in February. Upon completion of a personal interview with an AGC contractor and final recommendation by the contractor, your scholarship check will be mailed to you in August, just prior to the Fall term.
Each year, AGC contractors and AGC chapter staff across the country generously donate their time to interview finalists for AGC scholarships. These interviews are very important to our process of ensuring that recipients are indeed serious about their careers in the industry and will be an asset when they arrive. The response from the contractors who are asked to conduct interviews is overwhelmingly positive and more so after they meet the students, who appreciate the opportunity to interact with these industry leaders.
The AGC Education and Research Foundation Thanks AGC Member Contractors and AGC Chapter Staff
|Mike||Swalling||Swalling Construction Co.|
|Carl||McKinney||Construction Admin, University of Alabama|
|D.B.||Hill III||Cranford Asphalt|
|Thomas||Rogers||Northern Arizona University|
|Seth||Boles||Hensel Phelps Construction|
|Thomas||Brown||Sierra Pacific West Inc.|
|Ron||Brown||Brown Construction Inc.|
|Scott||Maxwell||Unger Construction Co.|
|Stephen||Poindexter||American Paving Co.|
|Thomas||Andersen||Bartlett Brainard Electric|
|Matt||Boles||Alabama AGC--NW Florida|
|Brad||Williams||Dabbs-Williams Gen'l. Cntrs. LLC|
|Mike||Espeset||Story Construction Co.|
|Joe||Meuleman||Meuleman and Mollerup|
|Dave||Pepper||Pepper Construction Company|
|Scott||Pepper||Pepper Construction Company|
|Doug||Bowen||Bowen Engineering Corp|
|Robert||Bowen||Bowen Engineering Corp|
|Ben||May||Titan Contracting and Leasing|
|Barry||McDonald||Bill Adams Construction|
|Bud||Madigan||F.W. Madigan Co.|
|Fran||Madigan III||F.W. Madigan Co.|
|Joseph H.||Jarboe||Clark Construction Group, LLC|
|Chuck||Killinger||Dalton-Killinger Constr. Co.|
|Matthew J.||Pfund||Tarlton Corporation|
|Michael||Swift||Thomas McGee, L.C.|
|George||Malouf||Malouf Construction LLC|
|Paul||Diederich||Industrial Builders, Inc.|
|Brian||Burnett||Bohannon Huston Inc.|
|Rick||Eastman||Eastman Associates Inc.|
|Dave||Kafel||Turner Construction Co.|
|Brendan||Manning||AGC HYS, LLC|
|Fred||Thompson||LeChase Construction Services|
|Chuck||Winter||Andron Construction Corporation|
|Gregory||Wolf||Alexander Wolf & Son|
|Timothy||Beischel||Beischel Building Co.|
|Mike||Deiwert||Ruhlin Construction Company|
|Pete||Wert||Haskell Lemon Constr. Co.|
|Tom||Gerding||T. Gerding Construction Co.|
|James||Braswell||Langston Construction Co.|
|Tom||Fuduric||The Harper Corporation|
|Marty||Garza||Sundt Construction Co.|
|Brett||Partridge||Layton Construction Co.|
|Terry||Deeny||Deeny Construction Company|
|Jeff||Foushee||Foushee and Associates|
|Max||Kuney||Max J. Kuney Company|
|John||Schaufelberger||University of Washington|
|Chad||Bathke||VJS Construction Services|
|Jerry||Shea||Market and Johnson, Inc.|