THE ASSOCIATED GENERAL CONTRACTORS OF ILLINOIS

Education News

DECAP SCHOLARSHIP OF EXCELLENCE.  AGC of Illinois is pleased to announce the DeCap Scholarship of Excellence for the 2018-19 academic year.  In honor of Marjorie DeCap’s 50 years in business, Phoenix Corporation of the Quad Cities has graciously started the scholarship.  The scholarship will be awarded to a current or new recipient of an Education Foundation Scholarship.

Congratulations to Marjorie on her 50 years in the industry and thanks for the DeCap family and Phoenix Corporation for choosing a scholarship to honor her.

EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS.  Applications for the Education Foundation Scholarships for the 2018-19 academic year are now available.  Deadline for applying is March 15, 2018.

Applicants must be a child or grandchild of a full-time employee of an AGCI member; must be a high school graduate or will graduate the year applying; must have greater than or equal to a 2.5 on a 4.0 scale grade point average; must be majoring in a curriculum, which will be compatible with a career in the construction industry; and must be pursuing undergraduate work only.

An application and statement of requirements are attached.  

The Education Foundation encourages members to advertise the application to your employees.

 

 

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