Scholarships for Civil Engineering Majors

As population growth spurs the expansion of existing communities and the development of new ones, demand for civil engineers is increasing. To help meet that demand, professional organizations, such as the American Society of Civil Engineers, as well as corporations, nonprofit groups and academic institutions, offer many scholarships to encourage students to pursue degrees and careers in civil engineering. In order to qualify for many of these scholarships, students will need to demonstrate a commitment to academics by meeting minimum GPA and standardized test scores. In addition, applicants may need to submit letters of recommendation and a technical or personal essay. Follow the links below to learn more about the exciting array of scholarships for civil engineering majors available to you.

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View Details The Lanford Family Highway Worker Memorial Scholarship Program American Road and Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) - Transportation Development Foundation
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-17-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Civil Engineering|Construction|Construction Management|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public|Private|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College or University|Technical College|Vocational College|Training Institution|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational support to the sons, daughters or legally adopted children of highway workers who die or have become permanently disabled in roadway work zone accidents who are planning to attend an accredited two or four-year, private or public college or university vocational technical college or training institution.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 20,000 - 50,000
  • 2 awards
  • July 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Architecture|Design|Urban Design|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College senior|Other postgraduate-level study|College Graduate|Post-doctoral level study|
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SOM Prize for Architecture, Design, and Urban Design offers two awards that are given yearly. The SOM Prize awards a $50,000 research and travel fellowship while the Travel Fellowship provides a $20,000 grant. The fellowship is given to students and newly graduates of Architecture, Design (including interior design, landscape architecture, environmental graphics, or industrial design) and Urban Design.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 2.5
View Details FICE/ACEC Scholarships Florida Engineering Society
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Surveying and Mapping|ABET-Accredited Program|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College junior|College senior|Master's-level study|Doctoral-level study|Fifth-Year Undergraduate|
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The scholarship was established by Florida Institute of Consulting Engineers (FICE) to award outstanding junior, senior, fifth, master's or Ph.D. students who are pursuing an ABET-accredited engineering or surveying program.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 35,000
  • 1 award
  • Feb-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Architecture|Science|Materials Science|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
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The Portland Cement Association Research Fellowship Program provides a $35,000 stipend to students completing their master's and doctoral degree. The program aims to support educational activities that will enhance the knowledge of public. The focus of the student's research must be on the uses of cement and concrete.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 20,000
  • 1 award
  • July 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Architecture|Design|Urban Design|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
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SOM Travel Fellowship for Architecture, Design, and Urban Design is a fellowship given to a student or graduate of architecture, urban design or design. The amount of the fellowship is $20,000 wherein the awardee is given an opportunity to expand their education through travel.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 2.5
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Physics|Materials Science|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College junior|College senior|
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This scholarship was started in November 2006 by the ANS Accelerator Applications Division. Designed to support college junior and senior students pursuing degrees in Physics, Engineering, or Materials Science. Consideration will be given to applicants who demonstrate financial need, are members of an underrepresented class (female/minority) and have a record of service to ANS.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Project SEED College Scholarship American Chemical Society (ACS)
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • December 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Food Science|Biochemistry|Chemical Engineering|Chemistry|Pharmacy|Materials Science|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Incoming College Freshman|
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The scholarship is open to high school seniors who have participated in ACS Project SEED. It aims to assist former SEED participants in their transition from high school to college. Applicants must pursue a major in chemistry or a chemical-related field such as chemistry, chemical engineering, biochemistry, materials science or other closely related field including pharmacy or food science.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Francis H. Moffitt Memorial Scholarship ASPRS, The Imaging and Geospatial Information Society
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  • 5,500
  • 1 award
  • October 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Photogrammetry|Surveying and Mapping|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|Canada Accredited College or University|
  • Career: Pursue a career in |Geospatial Mapping|
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The scholarship is for upper-division college students that want to pursue in surveying and photogrammetry leading to a career in the geospatial mapping.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • May-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Welding|Manufacturing|Metallurgy|Materials Science|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The Technical & Community College Scholarships is provided to students enrolled in an Associates Program in Metallurgy, Materials Science, Manufacturing, or Welding/Joining. The program gives a $500 fund to up to 20 awardees annually. The applicants must have taken and passed at least an entry-level class in Metallurgy or Materials Science.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Robert E. Altenhofen Memorial Scholarship ASPRS, The Imaging and Geospatial Information Society
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • October 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Photogrammetry|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College|
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The scholarship is for outstanding students in theoretical aspects of photogrammetry.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 3,000
  • 1 award
  • October 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Construction|Materials Science|Concrete|Structural Design|ABET-Accredited Program|
  • School (College): |Accredited Institution of Higher Education|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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This scholarship was established in memory of Richard D. Stehly, former ACI President. The award benefits undergraduate students completing studies for their bachelor's degree from an accredited institution of higher education. Students must be majoring in the field of concrete with an emphasis on structural design, materials, or construction. Applicants must have the strongest combination of interest and potential for professional success in the concrete industry.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • October 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Geospatial Science|Geospatial Technology|Land Information System/Records|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The scholarship is for students with an exceptional interest in pursuing scientific research or education in geospatial science or technology or land information systems/records.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 5.0
View Details ACEC California Scholarship American Council of Engineering Companies California (ACEC)
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  • 1,000 - 7,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Bioengineering|Land Surveying|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College|
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This scholarship is for students in California who are scheduled to enter their junior, senior, fifth, or graduate year in the fall of 2016 in an engineering or land surveying curriculum.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Steve Utt Scholarship Hancock County Community Foundation
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  • 507
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Architecture|Drafting|Structural Engineering|Building Trades|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public High School|
  • Residence: Live in |Hancock, IN|
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The scholarship was established by the Indianapolis Tennis Championships, Inc. to provide financial assistance to graduating students of a Hancock County public high school who are planning to pursue a degree in structural engineering, architecture, building trades, drafting, or some other field relating to building trades at an accredited two- or four-year college or university in the state of Indiana.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details AACE International Competitive Scholarships Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • Feb-28-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Agricultural Engineering|Chemical Engineering|Civil Engineering|Business Administration|Manufacturing Engineering|Industrial Engineering|Mechanical Engineering|Electrical Engineering|Architectural Engineering|Mining Engineering|Building Construction|Quantity Surveying|
  • School (College): |Accredited University|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The scholarship was established to help outstanding US, Canadian, and International students who are pursuing a program related to cost engineering/cost management. It is a competitive and matching fund scholarship.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Wisconsin Garden Club Federation Scholarship Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region, Inc.
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Feb-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Horticulture|Botany|Landscape Design|Forestry|Environmental Studies|Agronomy|Landscape Architecture|Floriculture|Plant Pathology|City Planning|Land Management|
  • Residence: Live in |Wisconsin|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|
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The Wisconsin Garden Club Federation Scholarship is awarded to a student pursuing a degree in horticulture, floriculture, landscape design, landscape architecture, botany, forestry, agronomy, plant pathology, environmental studies, city planning, land management.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 1,500
  • 1 award
  • August 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Geography|Urban Studies|Urban Planning|Environmental Studies|Urban Policy|
  • Ethnicity: Be |African American/Black|
  • School (College): Attend an |Historically Black College|Historically Black University|
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The Robert A. Catlin/David W. Long Memorial Fellowship was established to promote the profession of urban planning among Black students and build a community of Black planning professionals who supports one another.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details PTI AMSYSCO Scholarships American Concrete Institute
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  • 2,500
  • 2 awards
  • December 2017
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Construction|Materials Science|Concrete|Structural Design|Post-Tensioning Design|
  • School (College): |University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (IL)|U.S University|Canada University|University of Maryland (MD)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|College|
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The AMSYSCO, Inc established this scholarship in 2011 to commemorate the companys 30 years in the posttensioning industry. This scholarship benefits students planning to attend an accredited U.S. engineering undergraduate or graduate program and pursuing a civil and/or structural engineering degree. Preference is given to those attending the University of Maryland, and the University of Illinois at Urbana, IL.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Carolyn A. Craig Scholarship Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region, Inc.
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • Feb-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Horticulture|Botany|Landscape Design|Forestry|Environmental Studies|Agronomy|Landscape Architecture|Floriculture|Plant Pathology|City Planning|Land Management|
  • Residence: Live in |Wisconsin|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College junior|College senior|
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This scholarship was established to honor Carolyn A. Craig's garden club work and her career in volunteerism. Carolyn has been a very active garden club member on the local, district and state levels since joining the Green Thumbelina/Willow River Garden Club in 1964. She was a President of the Wisconsin Garden Club Federation (WGCF), a nationally accredited Flower Show Judge and a Master Landscape Consultant. This scholarship in her honor benefits incoming college junior or senior students pursuing the study of horticulture, floriculture, landscape design/architecture, botany, forestry, agronomy, plant pathology, environmental studies, city planning, land management or other related studies.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 8,000
  • 1 award
  • Feb-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Chemical Engineering|Mechanical Engineering|Computer Science|Electrical Engineering|Biology|Chemistry|Physics|Computer Engineering|Materials Science|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Ethnic Minority|
  • School (College): |U.S Institution|
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This internship was established by the American Physical Society and IBM to benefit underrepresented minority students with sophomore or junior standing at a U.S. college or university. This was designed to encourage underrepresented minority students to pursue graduate studies in science and engineering. Students must be studying in the field of chemistry, physics, materials science or engineering, computer science or engineering, chemical, electrical, mechanical engineering, or biology.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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