We are pleased to announce that applications for ABC MA's 2018 Building Our Future Scholarship are now available! The scholarship is open to students who are:
Applications for 2018 are due on April 20, 2018.
The Building Our Future Scholarship was established by the ABC MA Board of Directors to develop future talent for the construction industry. The Building Our Future Scholarship Fund has been approved by the IRS as a 501 (C) (3) not-for-profit organization.
The Building Our Future Scholarship was established by the Massachusetts Chapter of ABC to help develop the future talent of the construction industry by providing financial assistance to worthy candidates pursuing a post secondary education in construction.
Open to any student who meets one (or more) of the following criteria:
At the discretion of the Board of Building Our Future Scholarship Fund, students pursuing other fields of post-secondary education related to construction may also be eligible.
Applicants should have at least one full year remaining in school subsequent to the scholarship application deadline.
Scholarships are awarded on the basis of financial need, academic performance, extra-curricular activities, and employment experience. Preference is given to applicants from Massachusetts.
Recipients are announced in April and scholarships will be presented at the annual Safety and Training Dinner of ABC MA and the Gould Construction Institute in May.
Each non-renewable award will range from $500.00 to $2,500.00
Scholarship funds will be forwarded directly to the school upon verification of acceptance or matriculation for the next school term and any other information as requested by the scholarship committee.
The completed application and supporting documents must be received in the ABC MA Chapter Offices by April 20, 2018. Applications received after this deadline, or that are incomplete, will not receive consideration.