Construction Program Scholarships

Fall Construction Scholarship (Nov. 13)  Application

All Other Construction Scholarships Application  
 
Ferris Scholarship Application ~ All in one, University wide application for students. Please click here (then sign in and fill the application out) It will display all the scholarships you qualify for.

Alton "Andy" and Evelyn Brayton Memorial Scholarship Endowment
Scholarship amount varies annually 
Divided equally between fall and spring semester 

  • Full-time undergraduate student enrolled and graduating from the Architectural Technology program
  • Must be accepted into the Construction Management program the following fall semester at FSU
  • Minimum GPA 3.0
  • Financial need is NOT considered

 

American Society of Professional Estimators 
Chapter 70 Endowed Scholarship
 
Scholarship amounts vary annually  
Divided equally between fall and spring semester 

  •  Full-time junior or senior enrolled in Construction Management
  •  Minimum GPA of 2.80
  •  Financial need is considered*
  •  Additional Requirements:  Student involvement is considered

 

American Subcontractors Association of Michigan Endowed Scholarship
Scholarship amounts vary annually

  • Full-time sophomore, junior or senior student
  • Must be enrolled in the Construction or HVACR programs
  • Minimum GPA 2.0 or higher
  • Financial need is not considered
  • Additional Requirements:  Must have demonstrated a high level of enthusiasm, leadership, volunteerism and involvement in their respective program and express a desire for a career in the subcontracting industry.
  • Preference given to students who have demonstrated involvement with the American Subcontractors Association of Michigan (via:  event attendance or internships)
  • Preference given to those students who reside in the association's membership geographical area.

  

Builders Exchange of Grand Rapids & Western Michigan Endowed Scholarship 
Scholarship amount varies annually

Divided equally between fall and spring semester

  • Full-time undergraduate majoring in Construction Technology & Management and/or
    Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration.
  • GPA of 3.0 at time of application
  • Financial need is NOT considered

 

Construction Association of  Michigan Don Purdie Memorial Annual Scholarship 
One (1) $2,500 scholarship 
Awarded at the spring semester 

  • Full-time student  
  • Minimum GPA of 3.25
  • Financial need is considered* 

 

Construction Management Industry Endowment Scholarship 
Three (3) $1,000 scholarship
Divided equally between fall and spring semester

  • Full-time junior or senior enrolled in Construction Management
  • GPA is not considered
  • Financial need is not considered
  • Additional requirements:  Must have completed 24 semester credit hours at FSU and completed CONM 222

 

Duane E Bremer Endowed Scholarship 
Scholarship amount varies annually

Divided equally between fall and spring semester

  • Full-time junior or senior 
  • GPA is not considered
  • Financial need not considered
  • Additional requirements:  Extracurricular activities including student involvement in community service and student organizations is considered. 

 

Gerace Construction Endowed Scholarship
Scholarship amount varies annually 
Divided equally between fall and spring semester

  • Full-time junior or senior
  • Minimum GPA of 2.0
  • Financial need may be considered*
  • Additional Requirements: Must have demonstrated hands-on work experience 
    within the construction field
  • Additional requirements:  Extracurricular activities including student involvement in community service and student organizations is considered. 

 

Grand Rapids Chapter of the Construction Specifications Institute 
Endowed
Scholarship
Scholarship amount varies annually 
Divided equally between fall and spring semester

  • Full-time junior or senior majoring in Construction Management-Building or Architecture and Sustainability
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Financial need will be considered*
  • Preference given to students who reside in one of the following Michigan counties:  Allegan, Barry, Benzie, Grand Traverse, Kalamazoo, Kent, Lake, Leelanau, Manistee, Mason, Mecosta, Montcalm, Muskegon, Newaygo, Oceana, Osceola, Ottawa, Van Buren, and Wexford.
  • Applicant's must submit 2 reference letters:  one from a current faculty member within their respective program and one from a current member of the Grand Rapids Chapter of the Construction Specifications Institute.

 

David L. Hamilton Endowed Scholarship 
Scholarship amount varies annually
Divided equally between fall and spring semester

  • Full-time junior or senior majoring in the Construction Management with a Building Construction concentration
  • Minimum GPA of 2.0
  • Financial need is considered*
  • Additional requirements:  Preference given to students who demonstrate a desire for a career in institutional and/or commercial construction.
  • Preference given to students who reside in the State of Michigan in the following counties:  Arenac, Bay, Gennesee, Huron, Lapeer, Livingston, Macomb, Midland, Monroe, Oakland, Saginaw, Sanilac, Shiawassee, St. Clair, Tuscola, Washtenaw, and Wayne.

 

Harry Larson Memorial Endowed Scholarship 
Scholarship amount varies annually
Divided equally between fall and spring semester

  • Full-time junior or senior enrolled in the Construction Management Program
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Financial need is considered*
  • Additional requirements:  Preference given to Construction Technology & Management and Facility Management students who demonstrate enthusiasm and participation in the program.

 

John Sebold Memorial Endowed Scholarship 
Scholarship amount varies annually
Divided equally between fall and spring semester

  • Full-time freshman student enrolled in a Construction Technology & Management program
  • Minimum GPA of 2.5
  • Financial need is considered*

 

 

*As determined by the Office of Financial Aid

Contact: Construction Management & Technology Program @ 231-591-3773

 

Outside Construction Scholarships

Outside scholarships are not managed by Ferris State University. However, it is our intent to make students aware of additional funding opportunities. If you have questions regarding a scholarship listed below, please contact their administrator directly.

 

AACE International Scholarship (Due February 15th to their headquarters)

American Concrete Institute - West Michigan Chapter Scholarship

AGC of Michigan - Scholarships

AGC of America - Scholarships

American Institute of Constructors - application click here (August 31, 2015)

Asphalt Pavement Association of Michigan

Associated Builders and Contractors

Associated General Contractors of America

Association of State Dam Safety Officials Scholarship   

Builders Foundation Scholarship

Carleen E. Hallman Scholarship (NAWIC)

Construction Specifications Institute - Grand Rapids Chapter Scholarship

David I. Coren Scholarship (Sponsored by Electrical Generating Systems Association)
Click here for application form

Fiatech Scholarship opportunity

Darooge Family Scholarship opportunity with the Grand Rapids Foundation (worth $2,000 to 5,000) April 1 deadline. [Found under 'general application']

GreenPal Business Scholarship worth $2,000

GMR Web Team Marketing Scholarship Program worth $1,000

2015 Katharine and Bryant Mather Scholarship (worth 7,500)

Michigan Onsite Wastewater Recycling Association Scholarship or call (517) 339-8692 for more information (worth $2,000)

Midwest Roofing Contractors Association, Inc.

MITA Scholarship opportunity

National Association of Women in Construction

National Housing Endowment Scholarships

Retail Contractors Association

Washtenaw Contractors Association Annual Scholarship