Scholarships for Construction Majors

There is a great job outlook in the field of construction, but the education costs can be daunting. On the bright side, there are scholarships available for students getting an undergraduate degree in the construction field. Trade unions are some of the biggest scholarships providers in this field – they sometimes offer scholarships exclusively to the relatives of active union members who want to pursue studies in the construction field. For profit companies and non-profit organizations also award scholarships to students wanting to pursue construction studies and careers. Qualifications for these scholarships vary, but many require applicants to be currently enrolled in an accredited university or trade school, submit a resume and write a personal statement. Scroll down to find the right scholarship fit for you.

Showing 1-20 of 32 scholarships
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
View Details Tools of the Trade Award Scholarship. Grand Traverse Regional Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Welding|Construction Trade|Culinary Arts|Automotive|Graphic Arts|Electrical|Agricultural Sciences|Auto Body Repair|Film and New Media|Precision Machining Technology|Power Equipment Technology|Skilled Trades|Web and Game Programming|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students who are attending college or other types of technical training following high school or going directly into the work force. Applicants must have enrolled CTC programs such as Agriscience, Auto Body Repair, Automotive Technology, Construction Trades, Culinary Arts, Electrical Occupations, Film and New Media, Graphic Arts, Precision Machining Technology, Power Equipment Technology, Skilled Trades, Web and Game Programming or Welding.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Yanmar/SAE Scholarship Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE)
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Jan-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Agriculture|Construction|Transportation|Power Generation|
  • Residence: Live in |United States|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College junior|Post-graduate|
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Sponsored by the SAE Foundation through the generous support of the Yanmar America Corporation, the Yanmar/SAE Scholarship was established to promote their philosophy. Yanmar is deeply committed to all aspects of marine transportation, agriculture, construction and general manufacturing industries and is the largest manufacturer of non-vehicle-use diesel engines.
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Angela Shahan Memorial Scholarship Community Foundation of North Central West Virginia, Inc.
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Mar-31-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Agriculture|Construction|Electrical|
  • School (K-12): |High School|Preston, WV|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|
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The Angela Shahan Memorial Scholarship is awarded to high school graduate from Preston County, West Virginia. Applicants must be pursuing major in agriculture, engineering, construction, electrical
  • competition 3.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Christopher N. Coppola Scholarship Community Foundation for Palm Beach and Martin Counties
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  • 1,000 - 7,500
  • 1 award
  • Feb-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Architecture|Construction|Real Estate|Real Estate Appraisal|Urban Analysis|
  • Residence: Live in |Palm Beach, FL|
  • School (College): |Two-year|Four-year|Accredited College or University|Vocational School|
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The scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to graduating senior of any Palm Beach high school who plans to pursue an education in real estate, construction, architecture, urban analysis, appraisal at an accredited vocational school, two or four-year college or university.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.0
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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
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 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 Adam Harrahill Memorial Scholarship Phelps County Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Building Construction|
  • School (K-12): |High School|Harlan, NE|
  • Residence: Live in |Nebraska|Phelps, NE|
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ADAM HARRAHILL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP is available for graduate or graduating senior of a Phelps County or Harlan County, Nebraska high school. Applicants must be attending or planning to attend a technical or trade school.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details ADCI Scholarship Wisconsin Dells Educational Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Architecture|Interior Design|Construction Trade|Construction Management|
  • School (K-12): |Wisconsin Dells High School, Wisconsin Dells, WI|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|Technical School|
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The ADCI Scholarship was established to support the post-secondary education of a graduating senior from Wisconsin Dells High School,Wisconsin Dells, Wisconsin. Applicants must be planning to pursue a career in architecture, building/construction trade, interior design, and engineering or construction management.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details The Riverside Construction Company/Harmon-Lounsbury Scholarship The Community Foundation Serving Riverside & San Bernadino Cities
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Civil Engineering|Construction|
  • Extracurricular: |Community Service|School Activities|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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This scholarship was established to benefit outstanding graduating seniors from Riverside, pursuing study in the field of engineering, particularly construction or civil engineering. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and exhibit community and school involvement.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Architecture|Construction|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Worcester, MD|Wicomico, MD|Somerset, MD|Queen Anne's, MD|
  • Residence: Live in |Kent, MD|Talbot, MD|Caroline, MD|Dorchester, MD|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduating seniors of high schools in the Eastern Shore of Maryland counties of Kent, Queen Annes, Caroline, Talbot, Dorchester, Somerset, Wicomico, and Worcester. Applicants must be pursuing studies in the field of architecture, engineering or a construction-related study.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Eric Hall Scholarship Fund Coastal Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 2,000
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Architecture|Urban Planning|Construction Management|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |San Dieguito High School District|Carlsbad Union High School District|
  • Extracurricular: |Community Service|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students from San Dieguito and Carlsbad Union High School District. Students must be pursuing study in the fields of engineering, architecture, construction management or those interested in urban & city planning.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Mike Condon Memorial Scholarship Community Foundation of the Great River Bend
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  • 1,500
  • 2 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Construction|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Scott, IA|Jackson, IA|
  • Residence: Live in |Clinton, IA|Cedar, IA|Johnson, IA|Muscatine, IA|
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The scholarship was established to provide educational opportunities to the outstanding students of Jackson, Clinton, Scott, Cedar, Johnson, or Muscatine Iowa who are planning to pursue an Associate's or bachelor's degree in a construction-related course of study at a college or university.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Leland Gaffney Memorial Phelps County Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 3 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Construction|
  • Residence: Live in |Phelps, NE|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|High school graduate|
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This scholarship was established to benefit graduate or graduating senior at any Phelps County High School. Applicants must be majoring in construction.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Mar-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Business|Construction|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Delaware|
  • School (College): Attend |University of Delaware (DE)|Delaware Technical & Community College, Dover, DE|Goldey-Beacom College, Wilmington, DE|Wesley College, Dover, DE|Delaware State University, Dover, DE|Lincoln University (PA)|
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Generation III Scholarship Fund is a $1,000 renewable scholarship offered to residents of Delaware. The funds may be used to attend a post-secondary school and pursue an associate or bachelor's degree.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Inez Eleanor Radell National Graduate Fellowship American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (AAFCS)
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  • 1,000 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • January 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Design|Construction|Marketing of Apparel|
  • Residence: |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • Citizenship: |U.S. Citizen|
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The scholarship was established to award individuals who have exhibited the potential to make contributions to the family and consumer sciences profession.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Generation III Scholarship Fund Delaware Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Business|Construction|
  • Employer: |EDis Company|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Delaware|
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The Generation III Scholarship Fund was established to benefit deserving students pursuing a bachelor's degree in a business or construction related field. Applicants must be a resident of Delaware and planning to attend University of Delaware, Delaware Technical & Community College, Goldey-Beacom College, Wesley College,Delaware State University or Lincoln University.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Architecture|Construction Management|Structural Engineering|
  • School (College): |California State Polytechnic University, Pomona (CA)|North Carolina State University (NC)|Georgia Institute of Technology (GA)|Arizona State University (AZ)|University of Michigan (MI)|Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN|Texas Tech University (TX)|Washington State University (WA)|University of Florida (FL)|California State UniversityFullerton (CA)|University of Arizona (AZ)|Pennsylvania State University (PA)|University of Southern California (CA)|California State University-Long Beach (CA)|University of Miami (FL)|Florida International University (FL)|Iowa State University (IA)|University of Cincinnati (OH)|Clemson University (SC)|Milwaukee School of Engineering (WI)|Oregon State University (OR)|Boise State University (ID)|Brigham Young University (UT)|California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo (CA)|California State University, Fresno (CA)|California State University, Fullerton (CA)|California State University, Long Beach (CA)|California State University, Sacramento (CA)|Louisiana State University (LA)|New York University Tandon School of Engineering, New York (NY)|Ohio State University, Columbus (OH)|Oklahoma State University (OK)|Oregon Institute of Technology (OR)|Penn State University (PA)|Portland State University (OR)|Southern California Institute of Architecture (CA)|University of California, Berkeley (CA)|University of California, Davis (CA)|University of California, Irvine (CA)|University of California, Los Angeles (CA)|University of California, San Diego (CA)|University of Idaho (ID)|University of Illinois at Urbana, Champaign (IL)|University of Nevada, Las Vegas (NV)|University of North Texas (TX)|University of Texas, Arlington (TX)|University of Texas, Austin (TX)|University of Washington (WA)|University of Wyoming (WY)|Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (VA)|Brigham Young UniversityHawaii (HI)|California State UniversityFresno (CA)|California State University-Sacramento (CA)|NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering|Dominican University of California (CA)|
  • Extracurricular: |School Activities|Community Activities|Work Activities|
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 1.0
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