Construction Education Scholarships Available

September 28, 2010

The annual scholarship program of is now accepting applications. Deadline to apply is February 3, 2009. A total of 10 scholarships of $1000 each will be awarded.

The program is open to students and construction industry professionals, with the funds to be used for higher-education tuition or the purchase of tools to improve worker productivity. Details and entry forms are available online at is a joint workforce development initiative of the Associated Equipment Distributors Foundation (AEDF), the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM), and the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC).

For 2009, has increased the number of scholarships offered from three to 10 because of a donation by Kobelco Cranes North America, Houston, TX.