AISC Accepting Applications for 2012-2013 Scholarships
February 29, 2012 from American Institute of Steel Construction
(Chicago, IL) – Undergraduate and graduate students in civil or architectural engineering, or construction management, are encouraged to apply for AISC Scholarships for the 2012-2013 academic year. AISC and its structural steel industry partners place high priority on the development of future professionals and are offering $98,000 of aid to more than 20 university students for this year's program.
“AISC’s Scholarship program is a great opportunity for students to receive financial assistance and more freedom in pursuing their academic goals,” commented Nancy Gavlin, AISC’s director of education.
Scholarship opportunities include:
- AISC Education Foundation Scholarships
Award: 12 x $5,000
- AISC/Associated Steel Erectors of Chicago
Award: 5 x $3,000
- AISC/Southern Association of Steel Fabricators
Award: 2 x $2,500
- AISC/Great Lakes Fabricators & Erectors Association
Award: 1 x $5,000
- AISC/Rocky Mountain Steel Construction Association
Award: 1 x $3,000
New to the program this year are the AISC David Ratterman Fast Start Scholarships, offered to freshman and sophomore level students who either share a permanent residence with an AISC member fabricator employee or is the child of an AISC member fabricator employee.
- AISC David Ratterman Fast Start Scholarships
Award: 2 x $5,000
Applications will be accepted until May 1, 2012. For additional application requirements and to submit an online application form, visit www.aisc.org/scholarships. If you have any questions, please contact Maria Mnookin at 312.670.5418 or [email protected].
For more information contact:
American Institute of Steel Construction
The American Institute of Steel Construction, headquartered in Chicago, is a not-for-profit technical institute and trade association established in 1921 to serve the structural steel design community and construction industry. AISC’s mission is to make structural steel the material of choice by being the leader in structural steel-related technical and market-building activities, including: specification and code development, research, education, technical assistance, quality certification, standardization, and market development. AISC has a long tradition of service to the steel construction industry of providing timely and reliable information.
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