Construction Management Scholarships

Jerry Page Laford Memorial Scholarship   

The CMAA Pacific Northwest Chapter is accepting scholarship applications for the 2017-2018 school year.  If you will be enrolled in a Construction Management or Engineering degree program within a Pacific Northwest college or University during the next school year, you are eligible to apply.  The Pacific Northwest Chapter will award at one scholarship each in the amount of $3000 to an undergraduate student  and to a graduate student.  We will also be awarding an additional $500 in the Jerry Page Laford Memorial Scholarship.

Simply complete the scholarship application, making sure to refer to the application directions, and return it to  by the May 3rd deadline.  Verification of current enrollment status and latest GPA will be required at time of selection and payment of scholarship, should you be chosen as winner.

All scholarship applications are read and evaluated by the scholarship committee, which then makes its recommendations to the Chapter Board of Directors.  The Board approves all scholarships awarded, and its decisions are final. It is the Directors’ intent that the scholarship reward merit, as demonstrated by academic excellence, advisor’s evaluation, extracurricular activities, employment experience (if applicable), and quality of essay. (Financial need is not considered when determining merit.)

We are using the 2017 NW Chapter  Scholarship format which can be found on the National web page at The winning scholarships will be awarded at our Project Awards, Scholarship and Distinguished Owner Awards event at the South Lake Seattle Ivar’s on May 18.


National Utility Contractors Association of Washington

NUCA will be giving away (3) $1,000 scholarships and (1) scholarship for $5,000 with a trip to NUCA National. Each school (UW, WSU and Central) will get a $1,000 scholarship and one student from the state will win the $5,000 scholarship and all expenses paid trip to NUCA National being held in San Antonio, TX in 2018.

2017 NUCA Scholarship Form (Word)

2017 NUCA Scholarship Form (PDF)

Application and complete information must be received by 5:00pm (PST) on April 28th, 2017.


Francis M. Keville Memorial Scholarship

The CMAA Foundation is pleased to announce the 2017 Francis M. Keville Memorial Scholarship is open to applicants. This year’s winner will receive $5,000 and an all-expenses paid trip to the 2017 CMAA National Conference & Trade Show in Washington, DC, on October 8-10. Applicants must apply directly to CMAA’s National Headquarters. The deadline for applications is April 30, 2017.

Eligibility Requirements:

1. Applicants must have completed at least one, full academic year of study, and must have a minimum of one full academic year remaining before they complete their degree.

2. Applicants must be enrolled in a Construction Management degree program, or other CM-related degree program, and show a strong interest in a CM career, as demonstrated by a response to the essay question in the application package.

3. Applicants must be classified as a minority or female. Minorities recognized are those specified by the EEOC, i.e. Black, Asian, American Indian or Alaskan Native, Pacific Islander, Hispanic, etc…

For more information, and to download an application, please visit the CMAA Foundation website.

CMAA is dedicated to advancing professional construction and program management worldwide. Its membership is made up of over 16,000 public and private organizations, owners and individual practitioners. CMAA provides professional development, certification, advocacy, and business opportunities to its members and the entire CM industry. CMAA’s headquarters is located in McLean, VA, USA.

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