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CIVIL, CONSTRUCTION & ENVIRONMENTAL

The Department of Civil, Construction and Environmental Engineering offers various scholarship opportunities. Scholarships are listed in order of application deadline.

Undergraduate Scholarship Opportunities

HACIA Scholarship Foundation

The HACIA Scholarship Foundation has established an undergraduate scholarship award for Latino students. The Scholarship Committee will be selecting candidates for a monetary award of $5,000 to be used toward college costs. Candidates for the scholarship program must be interested in a career in the construction industry. Candidates must be enrolled in an accredited college or university and enrolled in an Engineering, Building and Construction Technology, or Architectural curriculum. Application Materials.

Deadline: January 10th, 2014

United States Society on Dams

The United States Society on Dams (USSD) awards scholarships to U.S. college or university junior and senior undergraduate students whose academic programs and research studies have a potential for developing solutions to design, analysis, construction, operation, safety, environmental, maintenance and rehabilitation problems related to dams. For 2014, one $10,000 scholarship and three $1,000 scholarships will be awarded. For eligibility requirements and application instructions visit the USSD scholarship website.

Deadline: February 21st, 2014

American Society of Naval Engineers

The American Society of Naval Engineers began its scholarship program in 1979 in order to promote the profession of naval engineering and to encourage college students to enter the field. Since the inception of the Scholarship Program, ASNE has since awarded more than 500 scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students interested in pursuing an education and career in naval engineering.

A combination of undergraduate scholarships ($3,000 per year) and graduate scholarships ($4,000 per year) are awarded each academic year.

Deadline: February 28th, 2014

Post-Tensioning Institute (PTI)

The Post-Tensioning Institute (PTI) is offering scholarships to full-time engineering and architectural students in the U.S. or Canada for the Winter/Spring 2014 school term. The program is open to senior- or graduate-level students whose area of study includes concrete structures, with an emphasis on structural design, materials, construction, or any combination thereof. Two scholarships of $2,500 each will be awarded for the Winter/Spring 2014 school term. You can find application materials here.

Deadline: February 28th, 2014

Milwaukee Chapter CSI Education Trust

The Milwaukee Chapter CSI is looking for full-time undergraduate students for their locally based scholarship. The scholarship will be awarded to deserving students chosen from a pool of less than 25 candidates. Students should complete the CSI application form and supplemental materials by the deadline and e-mail them to c2e2@marquette.edu.

Deadline: April 18th, 2014

The Structural Engineers Foundation (SEF)

The Structural Engineers Foundation (SEF) is currently accepting applications for the upcoming academic year for  undergraduate and graduate students studying structural engineering. Applicants will be evaluated based upon scholarship, leadership, and academic involvement .  Up to four scholarships will be awarded, each in the amount of $2,000.  One of the four scholarships, the Max Zar scholarship, will be awarded to students enrolled in a school in Illinois.  We also have a scholarship directed for students of Hispanic descent. Please see the following links for a letter describing the SEF scholarship and the SEF application form.

Deadline: April 30, 2014

ASCE Wisconsin Northwest Brach Scholarship

The Northwest branch of the American Society of Civil Engineers has a $1,000 scholarship to a civil engineering student in the area. This scholarship is to recognize the unselfish contributions to the civil engineering profession that were made by Mr. Harvey Goodell. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered. 2014 ASCE Scholarship Application Materials.

Deadline: April 30, 2014

American Institute of Steel Construction
University Juniors, Seniors, and Master's level graduate students in civil, construction or architectural engineering, or construction management programs are encouraged to apply for AISC Scholarships for the 2012-2013 academic year.  AISC and members of the structural steel construction community continue to offer more than 20 scholarships to university students totaling $88,000 for this year's program.

Scholarships include: AISC Education Foundation Scholarships - Award: 20 x $5000. Click here to complete and online application.

Deadline: May 1st

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Greater Research Opportunities (GRO) Fellowships for Undergraduate Environmental Study

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is offering undergraduate fellowships for bachelor level students in environmentally-related fields of study, with the goal of providing support for their junior and senior years of study, and an internship at an EPA facility during the summer of their junior year. College sophomores should apply now in order to be eligible to receive financial support for their junior and senior years.  Subject to the availability of funding and other applicable considerations, EPA plans to award approximately 34 new fellowships in the summer of 2014.  The fellowship provides up to $20,700 per academic year of support and $8,600 of support for a three-month summer internship.

Deadline: May 27, 2014

Wisconsin Wastewater Operators' Association

Three $1,000 scholarships and one $5,000 scholarship is available for sophomore, junior, or senior full-time undergraduate students studying civil, environmental, or sanitary/wastewater engineering. To apply read the WWOA award criteria, fill out the WWOA scholarship application, and talk to Dr. Daniel Zitomer for nomination for this award. Dr. Zitomer is the WWOA member sponsor and applicants will need his nomination for the award.

Deadline: August 1st

American Concrete Institute
Free Student Membership

Through the ACI Foundation, a non-profit subsidiary of the American Concrete Institute, is now accepting applications for the 2014-2015 Fellowship and Scholarship Program! Fellowships are valued between $7,000-$10,000 and Scholarships are valued at $3,000.
Click here to complete an online application.

Deadline: October 15th

NIBCA Education

NIBCA University Undergraduate Scholarship: The NIBCA Education Committee has been authorized by the Association Board of Directors to offer an aggregate $20,000 per year in scholarships to college sophomores, Junior and seniors who are pursuing a degree in a construction related field and are planning to begin a career in the Greater Rockford, Illinois area. Maximum scholarships for individual will be $10,000 per year and are renewable.  Internships will also be offered with local contracting firms. To fill out an application please click on the NIBCA Education link, type in your information, print, sign, and mail the application with any other rule requirements to NIBCA.

Deadline: October 15th

The Associated of General Contractors of America Education and Research Foundation

The AGC Education and Research Foundation scholarship application is now available online at http://scholarship.agc.org/.  Students majoring in two, four or five-year civil engineering or construction management programs are eligible for $2,500 scholarships for the 2012-13 academic year, renewable for up to three years.  Students must be entering their sophomore, junior or senior year (or the final year of a five-year program) in the fall of 2012 in order to apply.

Deadline: November 1st

Builders Foundation Scholarship

Since its inception in 2003, the Scholarship Foundation has raised over $600,000 to fund college scholarships for Construction Management or Construction Engineering majors who have an eye on a construction career in the Chicagoland area. In that time, we’ve awarded 42 scholarships, and we’re proud to report that over half of the winners are now working in leadership positions with contractors around Northeast Illinois.

These renewable, $2,000 per semester scholarships have helped students from institutions of higher learning throughout the Midwest. We’re also proud of our long relationship with Marquette, where we’ve found five of our scholarship winners and hope to find more. Application Materials.

Deadline: November 1st

AGC Foundation Scholarship

Students in ABET or ACCE-accredited civil engineering or construction management programs are eligible for $2,500 scholarships, renewable for up to three years.  Students must be entering their sophomore, junior or senior year (or the final year of a five-year program) in the fall of 2015 in order to apply.  Graduate students are eligible for $3,750 annually for up to two years. For application criteria and materials, visit the AGC Foundation Scholarship website.

Deadline: November 3, 2014

James L. Allhands Essay Competition

Any full-time student who has attained a four- or five year senior-level standing in a four-year ABET or ACCE-accredited (or candidate status) university construction or construction- related engineering program is eligible to compete for the Allhands Award. Class status and full-time registration of the student must be verified in a letter from the faculty sponsor of the student's major department. Each essay may have only one author, and each author may submit only one essay. Find the application for the 2015 James L. Allhands Essay Competition here.

Deadline: November 17, 2014

Also check out Marquette University Undergraduate Admissions Scholarships. Scholarships and Awards can be found here.

 

Graduate Scholarship Opportunities

Rothblatt Scholarship

The Air & Waste Management Association- Lake Michigan States Section has established a scholarship for graduate students studying in the environmental field in memory of a long-time member and supporter, Stephen H. Rothblatt.

Eligibility: Individuals must be full or part-time graduate students pursuing a course of study and research at the start of the 2013/2014 academic year leading to careers in environment related studies and be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. The Scholarship is only a one-year award. To qualify for a second year, individuals must reapply.

Application: Application materials must be postmarked by April 30 and sent to the address on the application form. Only complete application packets postmarked on or before the April 30 deadline will be considered.

Deadline: April 30th

American Institute of Steel Construction
University Juniors, Seniors, and Master's level graduate students in civil, construction or architectural engineering, or construction management programs are encouraged to apply for AISC Scholarships for the 2012-2013 academic year.  AISC and members of the structural steel construction community continue to offer more than 20 scholarships to university students totaling $88,000 for this year's program.

Scholarships include: AISC Education Foundation Scholarships - Award: 20 x $5000. Click here to complete and online application.

Deadline: May 1st

American Concrete Institute
Through the ACI Foundation, a non-profit subsidiary of the American Concrete Institute, is now accepting applications for the 2014-2015 Fellowship and Scholarship Program! Fellowships are valued between $7,000-$10,000 and Scholarships are valued at $3,000.
Click here to complete an online application.

Deadline: October 15th

Arthur J. Schmitt Fellowship

Arthur J. Schmitt was an industrial executive who expressed his commitment to education, and the development of responsible leadership through Christian principles and ideals. He founded the Arthur J. Schmitt Foundation in 1941, dedicating its resources toward fashioning a better and more humane world. The Arthur J. Schmitt Fellowships are available to students in doctoral programs. Eight to ten fellowships are awarded. Each fellowship carries a ten-month stipend up to $17,500. The fellowship includes a scholarship that pays for continuous enrollment fees.

Deadline: November 15th

Rev. John P. Raynor, S.J. Fellowship

The Rev. John P. Raynor, S.J. Fellowships are funded by an endowment from members of the President’s Council. As a fitting tribute to Fr. Raynor, the donors specified that the fellowships foster excellent scholarships for graduate students. Up to three fellowships are available to doctoral students. Doctoral fellowships include stipends up to $19,000 and tuition scholarships that pay for continuous enrollment charges. Up to three fellowships are available to master’s students. Master’s fellowships are awarded as stipend supplements to departmental graduate assistantships (approximately $2,000).

Deadline: Second Thursday of December, each academic year

 

For a list of scholarships, fellowships, and grant research provided by the Graduate school, visit their website to find more information.


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