Scholarship Program

 SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

Every year, RCA awards scholarships to America’s top students at universities throughout the United States in the Construction Management and Construction Sciences major programs.

RCA’s national scholarship program helps students to prosper with thanks to our members.

Qualifications

  • Be an undergraduate student of Construction Science, Construction Management, Building Construction, Construction Technology, or similar academic discipline at an accredited university or college

  • United States Citizen

  • Enrolled as a full-time student and enrolled in a minimum of 12 semester credit hours (or equivalent quarter hours) during the time he/she is receiving scholarship assistance (Fall 2017)

  • Demonstrate a declared interest in pursuing a career in commercial construction following graduation

  • Be in good standing when selected; good academic standing is defined as a 3.25 GPA in the major and a 3.0 GPA overall.

Application Process

  • New process to be announced soon

 

INTERN SCHOLARSHIP

RCA's Intern Scholarship provides a $1,500 scholarship to a student who completed an internship at one of the RCA member companies.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Complete at least a two-month internship with a current RCA member company, between January 1-December 31 of the prior year (e.g., the 2019 award is given to a student who interned in 2018)
  • Be an undergraduate student of Construction Science, Construction Management, Building Construction, Construction Technology, or similar academic discipline at an accredited university or college.
  • Be enrolled as a full-time student and enrolled in a minimum of 12 semester credit hours (or equivalent quarter hours) during the time scholarship assistance is received (spring semester).
  • Be in good standing when selected; good academic standing is defined as a 3.25 GPA in the major and a 3.0 GPA overall.
  • Be a United States Citizen.
  • Interns may receive the award one time only.

Process for Nomination

 Required Supporting Materials

  • Résumé
  • Most recent college transcript (can be an unofficial transcript)
  • Brief Statement from nominee on what this scholarship means to him/her

Timeline

  • Recipient will be notified by February 28
  • Award check, payable directly to the college/university, will be sent by April 30

CONTRIBUTIONS

The Scholarship Program only accepts contributions from RCA members. Contributions can be at any time and are recognized in our newsletter and website.

RCA welcomes contributions from members in support of the scholarship program. Click here to make a contribution online. If you need an invoice,  contact the RCA office at 800-847-5085 or email at [email protected].

RCA is a 501(c)6 organization. Contributions are not tax deductible as charitable contributions, but may be deductible as a business expense. Check with your financial advisor/accountant.