WTS (Women in Transportation) fosters the development of women in the transportation field by encouraging bright new professionals to undertake careers in the area of transportation. One way it does this is by awarding the Sharon D. Banks Memorial Scholarship to women pursuing undergraduate studies in transportation or a related field. The $2,000 scholarship honors [Continue Reading…]
Archives for September 2013
The $1,000 Molitoris Leadership Scholarship motivates and rewards women who demonstrate leadership in the transportation industry. The leadership, skills, and perspectives of women are essential to assure that the transportation systems of the future respond to the needs of all. Leadership does not just happen. Leaders personally invest and risk much. They must take on [Continue Reading…]
Click the video below to learn about civil engineering senior Ryan Francois’ incredible study abroad journeys. To learn about engineering study abroad opportunities that Iowa State offers, go to www.engineering.iastate.edu/studyabroad.
The Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering (CCEE) will once again offer the Pak-Liu Fung Scholarship for the Fall 2013 semester. CCEE intends to award several scholarships of $2,000 to $3,000 each depending on the complexity of the project and the number of credits. To qualify you must: Be a junior or senior in [Continue Reading…]
Associated General Contractors (AGC) of America will offer $2,500 scholarships to construction students for the 2016-2017 academic year. To be eligible you must: Be a full-time sophomore, junior, or senior construction engineering student (will remain a student within 2016-2017 academic year) Be a U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident Have a minimum 2.0 GPA Get your [Continue Reading…]
You may qualify for the Builders Foundation scholarship ($2,000 per semester) if you attended a high school in the following counties: Illinois: Boone, Cook, DeKalb, DuPage, Grundy, Kane, Kankakee, Kendall, Lake, LaSalle, McHenry or Will Indiana: Lake, Porter Wisconsin: Kenosha, Walworth You must also be a college sophomore or junior pursuing a BS degree in [Continue Reading…]
The Education Committee at the Northern Illinois Building Contractors Association (NIBCA) is again offering high impact scholarships to students in construction programs (up to $10,000 per student with some other lesser awards available). To be eligible you must be a permanent resident of the following counties in Illinois: Boone, Carroll, DeKalb, Jo Daviess, Lee, Ogle, [Continue Reading…]
Simpson Strong-Tie is again offering up to 57 $1000 scholarships to structural engineering/architecture students who are juniors and seniors at select universities, of which Iowa State is one. For additional information and to download the application go to www.strongtie.com/scholarships. The postmark deadline is November 1, 2013. Recipients will receive payment by December 30, 2013.
The Iowa County Engineers Association (ICEA) will once again offer $500 scholarships to students, which the Iowa State University Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering will match (for a total $1000 scholarship). To qualify you must be: A fulltime civil engineering or construction engineering (ConE) student (if ConE you need to have an interest [Continue Reading…]