African American Jewish Coalition Scholarship
The AAJCJ Minority Scholarship Fund seeks to provide access to higher
education for minority students who wish to pursue a career that will enable them to work for social and economic justice.
American Welding Society Scholarship
The future of the welding industry depends upon preparing the next generation to meet the challenges ahead through education.
The Foundation offers educational programs to foster the growth, stature and professionalism of the welding industry.
AGC Education Foundation Scholarships
The AGC Education Foundation awards scholarships to high
school and college students who are pursuing a career in the construction industry.
Building Association of Washington McKenzie Cowell Memorial
The Building Industry Association of Washington
(BIAW) is proud to
announce that the McKenzie Cowell Memorial scholarships are available to
assist and encourage workforce training in the construction industry.
BIAW is the voice of the housing industry in Washington with nearly 8,000
member companies, employing over 200,000 workers, making BIAW the largest
trade association in the state. BIAW welcomes Washington residents to apply
for a Scholarship, which may be used to fund almost any post-secondary
education, i.e., college or vocational, public or private.
Scholarships are available on BIAW's website at
www.biaw.com or by calling Amanda or Jan
in the BIAW Education Program at 1-800-228-4229. Students may also
drop by the Financial Aid Office and request a copy of the application
packet. Completed applications must be postmarked by May 11, 2012.
Washington State Governors' Scholarship for Foster Youth
The Governors’ Scholarship
for Foster Youth is a scholarship program that helps young men and women from
foster care in Washington State continue their education and earn a college
Washington Award for Vocational Excellence (WAVE)
WAVE awards pay
undergraduate educational tuition for two years (six quarters or four semesters)
at an accredited public or private college or university, or licensed vocational
school. Students are reimbursed up to the amount of the highest tuition charged
by a public university in the state.
Master Builders Career Connection (MBCC) Scholarships
Master Builders Career Connection (MBCC) continues to provide
scholarships to students who are studying Construction Management at the
University of Washington, Washington State University, Central Washington
University, and local community colleges.
The Master Builders Career Connection is seeking new
scholarship applicants interested in pursuing careers in residential
construction. Attached is the application for the 2012-2013 school year that
provides detailed information on the submittal process and the requirements for
scholarship awards for students enrolling in any construction program at your
school. Interested applicants should be made aware that the Master Builders
Career Connection is providing these scholarship opportunities to students
particularly interested in residential construction. The completed application
and associated materials are due by 5:00 p.m. April 2, 2012. This year, the
foundation intends to continue the trend and will be awarding individual
scholarships to qualified applicants ranging from $500 to $5000 each. Students
interested in applying for scholarships can also request one directly from
Master Builders Career Connection at firstname.lastname@example.org,
or on the website
National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC)
NAWIC awards over $25,000 to worthy recipients in construction-related
programs through their Undergraduate and Construction Trades Scholarships.
Local NAWIC chapters also offer scholarships. Puget Sound Chapter of
Please let your
students know of these scholarship opportunities. The application
Please see the attached flyer and/or our web site for more information.
$1,200 for an undergraduate in a bachelor’s degree program
in construction management, engineering, or architecture
$800 for an undergraduate in a 2-year program in
construction management, architecture, engineering, welding, carpentry,
“green” building, or other construction related program
$500 for a construction trades apprenticeship program student
National Housing Endowment Scholarships
The National Housing Endowment supports construction education through various scholarship programs, including the Lee S. Evans
Scholarship, Herman J. Smith Scholarship, Centex Home Build Your Future Scholarship, International Builders Show Scholarship, the NAHB Professional Women in
Building Strategies for Success Scholarship, as well as other Education Funds.
Labor College Scholarships
Scholarships for Building Trades Members. Sponsored by
Union Plus, scholarships are available to members of eligible building
trades unions who enroll and register in any of the online degree completion
programs at the National Labor College.
National Metal Fabricator Scholarships
The Careers in Manufacturing Scholarship pays $100 per semester
for a year to help students help pay for textbooks or other class materials.
Multiple scholarships are awarded at various schools.
Washington State Building and Construction Trades Council (WSBCTC) Scholarship
The WSBCTC offers the Ann Gallagher Memorial Scholarship, which is available to graduating high school
seniors whose parent is a member of an affiliated union.
For more information on available scholarships, visit
Student Scholarship Search and
The College Success Foundation.