Event Information

Construction Advancement Scholarship Program

Date: 3/2/2018 through 3/2/2018

The Construction Advancement Foundation is delighted to invest in the future of the construction industry by awarding scholarships to Northwest Indiana students who are pursuing a career in construction management, engineering, or a related field within construction.  The scholarships for undergraduates are $2,500 per year and can be renewed for up to four years for a maximum of $10,000.


Recipients must be Indiana residents of Lake, Porter, La Porte, Newton, Jasper, or Starke Counties

Recipients must be pursuing a career in construction or related field (Construction Management, Civil Engineering, Project Management, etc.)

High school GPA > 3.0

Pass an annual hair follicle drug test

Evaluation of applicants participation in extra curricular activities in school and/or community

Recipient must be U.S. Citizen

Full or part-time students are eligible. Part-time students will be funded on a proportional basis

No restriction as to school the student attends (applications from students attending online schools are discouraged from applying)


Scholarship funds are restricted to tuition, fees, books, and room and board only. Payments will be made to student with submission of receipts, or directly to the school upon receipt of an invoice.


Completed application form

Letters of Recommendation from 3 people (teacher, employer, coach, scout leader, church leader, etc.)

Copy of SAT/ACT scores

Proof of acceptance / enrollment in college / university

Declaration of major field

An essay on “Why I am interested in a career in the Construction Industry. (300 words)

Application deadline is March 30, 2018

Click here to view CAF Scholarship Flyer

Click here for CAF Scholarship Application

Source: Construction Advancement Foundation

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