Honoring the Legacy of Service: Eddie Stewart Scholarship Established

In a heartfelt tribute to Eddie Stewart, retiring CEO of Caddell Construction, friends and colleagues have come together to establish the Eddie Stewart Scholarship. This scholarship not only celebrates Eddie’s remarkable career but also underscores his commitment to furthering education opportunities for students studying for careers in construction.

With generous contributions totaling more than $70,000 from nearly 90 donors, led by Caddell Construction, the Eddie Stewart Scholarship promises to be a beacon of opportunity for aspiring future construction professionals seeking to pursue higher education. Eddie's dedication to excellence, integrity, and leadership has left an indelible mark on Caddell Construction and the industry at large, making this scholarship a fitting testament to his enduring legacy.

The establishment of this scholarship reflects the profound impact Stewart has had on those around him. Throughout his tenure as CEO where he served from 2012 until the end of 2023, he has exemplified unwavering dedication to his work and a steadfast commitment to uplifting others. Now, through this endowed scholarship, his influence will continue to inspire future generations of scholars to pursue their dreams and make meaningful contributions to society.

The Eddie Stewart Scholarship will provide deserving students with the financial support they need to pursue their educational goals. By alleviating the burden of tuition costs, this scholarship aims to empower individuals to focus on their studies and reach their full potential. Additionally, it serves as a testament to the values of generosity, compassion, and community that Eddie has embodied throughout his career.

Eddie has been active in the Associated General Contractors of America throughout his career and has served in leadership positions on the national and state level. In 2018, he became the first National President from Alabama in the association’s 100-year history, and he now serves as a member of the Board of Directors for the AGC Education & Research Foundation.

As Eddie embarks on the next chapter of his journey, his legacy will live on through the lives of the scholars who benefit from this endowed scholarship. Their successes will serve as a testament to the enduring impact of Stewart's leadership, vision, and commitment to excellence.