• AGC Scholarship Foundation

    Since 1981, the Inland Northwest Associated General Contractors (AGC) has been rewarding hard-working students pursuing careers in construction management and similar construction oriented fields.

    Donations like yours help students to continue learning the construction industry.

    To date, more than $150,000 in scholarships have been awarded to students entering the construction industry.


    2018 AGC Scholarship Program

    The AGC Memorial Scholarship Foundation provides scholarships each year to full-time students who have declared a construction related major. Awards will range from $1,000-$2,000 annually per student. While each award is for a single academic year, students who have received an award are eligible to re-apply.

     

    Eligibility

    To qualify for the scholarship, a student must meet all of the following criteria:

    • Be a legal resident of the United States of America
    • Be enrolled as a full-time student
    • Have accumulated enough college credit to have been designated either a sophomore, junior or senior in the coming academic year
    • Have declared a construction related major
    • Have a cumulative GPA of 2.8 or above
    • Complete the application no later May 15, 2018.
    • Write a 500-word personal essay about their goals and interests
    • Submit at least one letter of recommendation

     

    Application Process

    The application deadline is 4:00pm PST on May 15, 2018.  In order for an application to be considered complete it must include the required personal essay, proof of GPA, and letter(s) of recommendation. Late applications will not be considered.

    Submit completed applications to:

    AGC Memorial Scholarship Foundation

    ATN: Scholarship Committee

    4935 E Trent Ave

    Spokane, WA  99212

    Applicants will be notified of the selection committee’s decision by June 15. Awards will be distributed to the students’ college or university in time for the Fall semester.

     

    Questions & Contact

    Additional information is available by contacting Mary Tantriella at the office on the Inland NW AGC at (509) 535-0391 or mtantriella@nwagc.org.

     

    Awards

    1. Applications will be reviewed by the Scholarship Committee of the AGC Education Foundation, which will consider applicant’s interest in the construction field, grades, extracurricular activities, references, and potential impact on the industry.
    2. Selected applicants may be subject to a personal interview with representatives of the AGC Memorial Scholarship Foundation.
    3. Scholarship recipients will be notified by June 15
    4. Grade transcripts and upcoming class schedule must be forwarded at the conclusion of each academic period. Recipient will not be reminded to provide this information; failure to do so will result in disqualification from the scholarship program.
    5. Checks will be sent directly to designated colleges or universities on a quarterly or semester basis after recipients have returned their transcripts and upcoming class schedules.
    6. Recipient is encouraged to seek summer employment in construction at some time during undergraduate enrollment.
    7. Recipient is responsible for keeping the AGC Memorial Scholarship Foundation up-to-date on address, phone number, and e-mail changes.

    NOTE: Applicants have the ultimate responsibility of ensuring that this application, all forms, and transcripts are received by the AGC Memorial Scholarship Foundation by May 15.


  • AGC of America Scholarship Program

    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. Learn more about the criteria to apply for undergraduate and graduate scholarships outlines the eligibility to apply.

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