The Deep Foundations Institute (DFI) Educational Trust, the charitable arm of DFI, is accepting online applications for its At-Large Scholarship program for academic year 2020-21.
Several At-Large Scholarships, ranging from $2,000 – $5,000 each, are being awarded in 2020. There is one universal application for scholarships from the following funds. Each fund provides varying numbers of scholarships and award amounts:
Awards can be used for funding tuition, fees, books or living expenses. Applicants must be enrolled full time in a U.S. college or university and pursuing a graduate or undergraduate degree in an accredited civil, geotechnical engineering or related deep foundations curriculum or an undergraduate degree in construction management; have a minimum 3.0 GPA; and demonstrate an interest in the deep foundations industry. Scholarships are awarded based on standards that do not discriminate relative to the applicant’s race, color, religion, age, gender, orientation, nationality or ethnic origin. Consideration will be given to applicants with financial need.
Applications for At-Large Scholarships are due May 15, 2020. Awards will be announced no later than July 15, 2020. Applications and eligibility and submission requirements are online.