Engineers

MCC is committed to encouraging students to pursue careers in concrete-related fields and to enhance the level of professionalism and industry engagement of our Minnesota students. MCC offers one $3,500 scholarship annually for engineering students. 

Scholarship Award

A $3,500 scholarship will be awarded on an annual basis to an Engineering, Geological or Material Sciences student.

In addition, MCC will provide a complimentary one year MCC student membership and complimentary registrations for all MCC continuing education opportunities to the scholarship winner for one year.

Scholarship Criteria

Student’s home address must be in Minnesota OR student must be currently enrolled in a post-secondary Minnesota school (College or University).
 

Student must be pursuing an education in technical/professional fields associated with the cast-in-place concrete industry (Engineering and Geological or Material Sciences).
 

Student must have an interest in concrete materials and/or concrete frame construction.

 

SUBMISSION PROCESS AND TIMELINE

Applications may be downloaded from the MCC website or by e-mailing Margaret Mills, Administrator of the Minnesota Concrete Council.

Completed applications and essay must be received by December 1, 2019.

Selected applicants will be interviewed in person or by web connection by January 15, 2020.

The MCC scholarship(s) will be awarded at an MCC continuing education program in the winter/spring 2020.

The scholarship recipients are expected to attend a minimum of one MCC continuing education program sometime in the 2020 school year

EVALUATION

Applicants will be evaluated on:

•   Involvement in concrete related activities

•   Involvement in professional student organizations

•   Involvement in extra-curricular activities

•   Work experience – both concrete and non-concrete related (such as internships and research in concrete related fields)

•   Written essay

•   Transcript from College or University to document course work

•   Letters of recommendation