2018 Construction Specifications Scholarship


2018 Scholarship Opportunities:


The San Francisco Construction Specifications Institute Foundation, Inc. proudly offers scholarships to sophomore or above college students with a cumulative GPA of 2.75 or above and enrolled in a school of architecture, design, engineering, or construction in California.  Eligible students must have declared a major of Architecture, Architectural Engineering, Construction Management, Environmental Design, Landscape Architecture or a construction industry profession.

Scholarships for eligible applicants may be as much as $4,000.00, but not less than $1,000.00, at the discretion of the Scholarship Committee based on funds available.


Follow this link for the application form and complete the additional application steps below: https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B5Yr3jN6McH2c0hUaWRiY1JqcmllbDZZRGVfcDd0VTg1bUI4

SAN FRANCISCO CONSTRUCTION SPECIFICATIONS INSTITUTE FOUNDATION, INC.

2018 SCHOLARSHIP INFORMATION

SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNTS:

Scholarships for eligible applicants may be as much as $4,000.00, but not less than $1,000.00 at the discretion of the Scholarship Committee based on funds available.
ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:

College Student – sophomore or above; graduate/ post-graduate work in a school of architecture, design, engineering or construction in Northern California.

Declared major of Architecture, Architectural Engineering, Construction Management, Environmental Design, Landscape Architecture or a construction industry profession.

Cumulative GPA of 2.75 or above

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:

Application Form completed

Official Transcript

Essay of 500 words (2 pages or less) at 12 pt. font on what the applicant has done to prepare him/her self for the applicable vocation, long and short term goals, and expressing applicant’s reason for needing the scholarship money.  Hand-written essays will not be accepted.

Reference Letters – provide minimum of one page each from any three of the following:  Instructors, Mentor, and/or Employers.

No more than 3 pages showing examples of student’s work, not including essay and letters of endorsement.

Scholarship Applications must be received on or before June 30, 2018.

Personal Interview may be required upon request of Judges.

Personal Appearance is requested of Scholarship winners at a San Francisco Chapter of Construction Specifications Institute Dinner Meeting for recognition and support for future scholarships.

JUDGING CRITERIA:

10%       GPA
25%      Letters of Recommendation/Endorsement
25%      Supplementary Experience (Internship, volunteer work, student activities)
40%      Essay (Reveal yourself, your goals, your accomplishments and how the money will be used)

Scholarship Applications must be received on or before June 30, 2018 and contain all required information.  Incomplete applications will not be submitted to the judges.  Scholarship applicants will be notified of Awards by August 31, 2018.

Mail to:              SF CSI Foundation, Inc.
c/o  Jack Klemeyer
Wertheim, Van Der Ploeg & Klemeyer
2145 19th Avenue, #2
San Francisco, CA 94116

For additional information, please email or call Matt Crawford at mcrawford@kellymoore.com or 510-501-8323.