Award Amount: $3000
Number of Awards: Not known
Deadline:November 3, 2017, 11:59 p.m
Winner Announcement: Not known
The American Concrete Institute (ACI) Foundation is excited to announce its undergraduate scholarship program named as the Richard D. Stehly Memorial Scholarship. The program is open to students who are enrolled in a bachelor’s degree program from an accredited institution of higher education. The program provides educational support to full-time undergraduate students who are in their 1st or 2nd year of graduate study during the award year.
The ACI Foundation is a not-for profit organization established by the American Concrete Institute to promote progress, innovation, and collaboration by supporting research and scholarships, while also serving as an independent resource to provide thought leadership and strategic direction for the concrete industry.
To be eligible for the undergraduate scholarship, the applicant must:
- The applicant must be a full-time undergraduate at the time of applying for and receiving the scholarship. Course work during a summer session will count toward the degree year.
- You must be in your first or second year of graduate study during the award year.
- All applicants must be proficient in the English language. If English is not your native language, a written statement must be attached to this application attesting this proficiency.
- ACI Foundation Fellowships can be awarded to anyone in the world; however, you must attend a U.S. or Canadian university during the award year.
- ACI Foundation Graduate Scholarships can be awarded to study anywhere in the world.
- Graduate and undergraduate students in concrete-related degree programs are eligible to apply for ACI Foundation’s annual fellowships and scholarships.
Instructions for Applying:
In order to apply, the applicants can submit an online application through the given link: https://studentapps.secure-platform.com/a
All applicants must submit the following five items (Application data, resume, essay, endorsements, and transcripts shall be in the English language):
- Personal and educational data
- A one-page resume: Resume must be in Microsoft Word format.
- A 500-word essay
- Official transcripts: Transcripts should be mailed directly from the university.Many universities now provide official E-Transcripts.Transcripts mailed to the student must be sealed in an envelope with a university stamp over the seal.
- Two endorsements, which are statements of evaluation of the applicant, in terms of potential for growth, character, leadership capacity and career interest
- Fellowship awardees are expected to submit a written report near the end of their fellowship period describing the value of the Fellowship to their development and to their preparation for their chosen career after graduation.
- ACI Foundation will accept the form of a transcript if it comes directly from your University with an official digital signature or stamp to Scholarships-at-concrete.org.
- Transcripts If mailed shall be sent to ACI Foundation, Attn: Scholarship Coordinator, 38800 Country Club Drive, Farmington Hills, MI 48331
- Note: ACI Foundation will not accept E-Transcripts sent directly from an applicant’s e-mail address.
Scholarship recipients will receive the following:
- This undergraduate scholarship consists of an educational stipend of $3000 (U.S.) for tuition, residence, books, and materials; and
- Appropriate recognition in Concrete International magazine and on the Foundation website.
- The educational stipend is paid in two equal installments over the course of one year directly to the student to cover expenses related to tuition, room and board, books, student fees, etc. Receipt of stipends is contingent upon attendance at scheduled ACI Conventions during the award year.
- The scholarship cash stipend is paid in two equal installments over one year to the financial aid office of the institution where the study program will be pursued. These funds will then be deposited into the recipient’s university account.
Detailed Information Link:
If you have any question, contact Denesha Price, the Foundation staff at scholarships-at-concrete.org or (248) 848-3737 (+1.248.848.3737).