Applicants must be enrolled full time in an accredited U.S. college or university; be pursuing a graduate or undergraduate degree in civil, geotechnical engineering or other related deep foundations curriculum; or an undergraduate degree in construction management; and have a minimum 3.0 GPA. In addition, they must demonstrate interest in the deep foundation industry and have financial need. There are several scholarships available ranging from $2,000 to $5,000 each. Applicants need to submit only one application and they will be considered for all available scholarships. The awards can be used for tuition, fees, books and/or educational living expenses.
The application period is now open. The deadline for submission is May 15, 2017.
For more detailed instructions, and to apply, go to At Large Application. Application, essay, and resume, are accepted online only. Transcript and letters of recommendation must be sent by mail. All materials must be received by the above deadline.
For more information on the DFI Educational Trust, visit www.dfitrust.org.