BIA Foundation Scholarships

The Foundation for the Future

Each year, the BIA is proud to award several scholarships to high school seniors or students currently enrolled in college or post-high school training. The Scholarship Program is a function of the BIA Foundation and was created to encourage and promote a highly qualified workforce for the building industry. 

Since 1994, the BIA Scholarship Fund has awarded close to $177,400 to 135 students.

2019 Application Requirements Include:

  • Completed application submitted by April 19, 2019. 
  • Detailed essay on the financial need for this scholarship and the reason interested in pursuing a career in the residential construction industry - this item is weighed heavily in the Scholarship Committee's decision making process
  • Two (2) reference letters detailing why they would recommend you as a scholarship recipient
  • Official grade transcript 

2019-2020 BIA Foundation Scholarship Application


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