College of Science and Technology

Scholarships & Giving

Scholarships and Giving

Faculty and Administrators are always looking for opportunities for scholarships for Construction Management, Environmental Health and Safety and Geomatics students. Scholarships through the department are below. In addition, please contact the Office of Financial Aid for other University Scholarships (University Student Scholarships)

Note: The department reserves the right to distribute scholarships. No scholarship is guaranteed to any one student.

Giving Options

Contact Dr. Alesia Ferguson, Chair of Built Environment, acferguson@ncat.edu
Contact Bridget Herring, Director of Development, College of Science and Technology, bhwilliams@ncat.edu
University Giving

 

We are excited to announce the annual scholarship opportunity from JE Dunn Construction Company!  The JE Dunn Scholarship Award is a $5,000 scholarship paid over the course of two years and will be awarded to 2 students from the NCA&T Built Environment department on an annual basis.

For JE Dunn, building a diverse and inclusive workforce means more than simply recruiting top talent - it means mentoring a new generation of builders while fostering a culture of innovation and creative thinking. JE Dunn believes in growing as a team and providing opportunities to set the foundation for a career in construction. Geared toward Geomatics, Construction Management and Environmental Health and Safety Students, the JE Dunn Scholarship  supports their 3-pillar strategy for diversity and inclusion: workforce, workplace, and marketplace.

To qualify for the JE Dunn Scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Sophomore student
  • Person of color
  • Enrolled in a Geomatics, Construction Management or Environmental Health and Safety program
  • Hold a 3.0 GPA

 Awards will occur in the Spring of 2022 ($2,500) and the Fall of 2022 ($2,500) and also includes a guaranteed paid internship experience with JE Dunn during the Summer of 2022.

JE Dunn is accepting applications for the scholarship between today and Friday, September 24th, 2021.  To be considered, please submit the following to me at acferguson@ncat.edu:

  1. Your CV/resume
  2. Letter indicating why you have an interest in working in the fields of Construction Management, Geomatics or Environmental Health and Safety, and even what areas or specialty you find most interesting. You may include anything interesting about yourself (one page)
  3. Two letters of support: We suggest either Professors or a Previous Supervisor in the field that you have worked (one page each)
  4. Unofficial Transcript from NCAT

**All documents must be neat, well organized and legible.

 A team of JE Dunn leaders and NCAT Professors will review the applications and recipients will be announced by October 1st, 2021.  An interview to speak to the student might be necessary to make a final determination. This opportunity may lead to future internships and job opportunities with JE Dunn, a leader in the field of Construction.

If you have any questions, please contact me at (acferguson@ncat.edu).

This is wonderful opportunity to learn from some of the best in the industry at a nationally recognized company. Don’t miss it!

Video of past recipients of the JE Dunn award 

J.E. Dunn Scholarship Spring 2022 recipients are Zechariah Garrison and Tyler Levinar.

Russell Hitt Memorial Scholarship Fund in the amount of $5,000 is available for each academic year from Fall 21 to Fall 25 for one outstanding student each year who maintain a 3.0 GPA and show active participation in student and department activities.  Please contact Dr. Alesia Ferguson (Chair of Built Environment) for more information. Announcements will be made each year for faculty to nominate students for this scholarship. 

True Homes Foundation Scholarship 

This Scholarship exists to specifically advance opportunities for minorities and/or women in the residential construction and land development industry. 

  • The scholarship is primarily for 4- year construction programs in universities within North and South Carolina. 
  • It is available to rising juniors or seniorswho are pursing degrees in Construction Management (or similar).
  • The Scholarshipwill be $5,000 for each the Junior and Senior year (total $10,000) and will be paid to the University from the True Homes Foundation.  This will be done in cooperation with National Housing Endowment (NHE).
  • True Homes Foundation may make up to 10 scholarship opportunities available to be granted to qualified candidates.  

We believe that this will help provide a solution to an ongoing need for students within our communities that we serve and the homebuilding industry. For more information, requirements and the application for the True Homes Foundation Scholarship can be found at: https://www.truehomesusa.com/the-true-homes-scholarship

BLTECM - Student Scholarship

The BLTECM Prepare for Future Advisory Board was established to provide learning opportunities for personal growth, workforce productivity, and community service. BLTECM serves the diverse population of students by delivering quality educational programs and services, through partnerships with educational institutions. One avenue that BLTECM provides growth is by offering student financial aid through scholarship programs. The BLTECM Prepare for Future Advisory Board is pleased to offer the following student scholarship opportunity:

  1. BTLECM will offer $2,000.00 per year in student scholarships or $1,000.00 per semester.
  2. The scholarship will be offered to two students per semester at $500.00 per student.
  3. Students must provide a complete and accurate scholarship application by the deadline outlined.
  4. Upon review of applications, the Advisory Board will narrow down the selection to two students that must complete an interview via Zoom or other type venue. A student will be selected based on the interview and application documents and receive the $500.00 scholarship accordingly.

Selection of student to receive the scholarship is at the sole discretion of the board.
It is a pleasure to provide this scholarship opportunity to the students of the Construction Management program of North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University and look forward to all applicants. The deadline for this scholarship is Oct. 31nd, 2021. The winners wil be anounced Nov. 15th 2021. For more information please contact Alesia Ferguson - acferguson@ncat.edu.

CM Student Scholarships

Contact the department for further information: Alesia Ferguson acferguson@ncat.edu

Aggie-National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)- Residential Construction Scholarships Program

Through a grant funded by the NAHB and True Homes, USA, the Department of Built Environment is offering $500 scholarships to new students who are interested in residential construction careers and enroll in the Construction Management program at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University.
Limited scholarships are available for qualifying students.
For further information, please contact Dr. Andrea Ofori-Boadu at andreao@ncat.edu

 

ADS System Safety Consultants, LLC Scholarships

We will be offering Five - $500.00 dollar Scholarships funded by ADS System Safety Consultants, LLC to new incoming EHS Freshman for the Fall 2021. Please contact the Built Environment Department for more Information email: Dr. Alesia Ferguson email: acferguson@ncat.edu

EHS student Scholarships

Scholarships are available to students whose GPA are above 3.0 or who have demonstrated outstanding effort and participation in department and student activities.
Contact the department for further information: Alesia Ferguson acferguson@ncat.edu

Stewart - Geomatics Student Scholarship

Stewart is pleased to announce the 1st Stewart Diversity Student Scholarship Award application. The scholarships are intended to support minority and/or women full-time students enrolled in Geomatics-related courses/activities at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University.  To be eligible, applicants must be enrolled, full-time during the 2020/2021 academic year, have a GPA of 2.5 or higher, and be a rising junior or senior. It is a pleasure to provide this scholarship opportunity to the students of the Geomatics program of North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University and we look forward to all applicants. 

Applications are due by April 23, 2021. The Stewart Scholarship Committee will review the applicants’ documentation and all will be notified of the results by May 7th, 2021.

Stewart will offer $2,400.00 per semester in student scholarships.The scholarships will be offered to two students per semester at $1,200.00 per student. Selection of students to receive the scholarship is at the sole discretion of the board.

Application Instructions:

  1. To apply for the Stewart $1,200.00 Scholarship, please complete the application form and submit it to  Jerry Nave at - jwnave@ncat.edu by April 23, 2021. Late, incomplete, or inaccurate applications will not be considered.
  2. Please include a current copy of your resume.
  3. Be sure to carefully read and answer each question below in the last section of this application.

     The Application for the Stewart Scholarship can be found here.

New Geomatics Student $500 Enrollment Scholarship

The NCSS Educational Foundation is sponsoring a special scholarship opportunity for 10 NEW students entering the Geomatics program.

  • NCSS Educational Foundation Scholarship
  • NSPS Foundation Scholarship

Contact Person: Jerry Nave: jwnave@ncat.edu

Scholarships are available to students whose GPA are above 3.0 or who have demonstrated outstanding effort and participation in department and student activities.

Scholarships Awardees

New CM scholarships

Holley

Davion

$500

NAHB

Moore

Demetrius

$500

NAHB

Alford

Wanya

$500

NAHB

Vanderpool

Jacob

$500

NAHB

Sampson

Saniya

$500

NAHB

Washington

Randolph

$500

NAHB

Leviner

Tyler

$500

NAHB

McCain

Jarrett

$500

NAHB

Howard

Chloe

$500

NAHB

Vanderpool

Jacob

$5,000

HITT Contracting

Trejo Velazquez

Luis

$500

SKANSKA-CM

Echavarria

Ramon

$500

SKANSKA-CM

Rubio-Ruiz

Angel-Gabriel

$500

SKANSKA-CM

Akintokun

Logan

$500

SKANSKA-CM

Washington

Randolph

$500

SKANSKA-CM

Gull

Del

$500

SKANSKA-CM

 

New EHS scholarships

Simpson

Kalih

$500.00

ADS-EHS-New Student

Williams

Caelyn

$500.00

ADS-EHS-New Student

Detter

Justin

$500.00

ADS-EHS-New Student

Picket

Jahasia

$500.00

ADS-EHS-New Student

Henderson

Justin

$500.00

ADS-EHS-New Student

McClain

Tenisha

$2,000.00

Lynch-Ramseur Endowment-EHS

Reed

Nathanael

$2,000.00

Lynch-Ramseur Endowment-EHS

Icard

Emily

$2,000.00

Lynch-Ramseur Endowment-EHS

Ingram

Valencia

$2,000.00

Lynch-Ramseur Endowment-EHS

Reid

Novann

$2,000.00

Lynch-Ramseur Endowment-EHS

Bilolo

Priscillia

$2,000.00

Lynch-Ramseur Endowment-EHS

Tinkle

Shelby

$2,000.00

Lynch-Ramseur Endowment-EHS

Johnson

Corey

$2,000.00

Lynch-Ramseur Endowment-EHS

Williams

Raynor

$2,000.00

Lynch-Ramseur Endowment-EHS

Bowen

Ariyana

$2,000.00

Lynch-Ramseur Endowment-EHS

Ramsey

Camden

$2,000.00

Lynch-Ramseur Endowment-EHS

Damon

David

$2,000.00

Lynch-Ramseur Endowment-EHS

Pierre

Samuel

$2,000.00

Lynch-Ramseur Endowment-EHS

 

New GEOM scholarships

Dunbar

Samuel

     $1,250.00

NCSS foundation-GEOM

Stevens

Patrick

     $1,500.00

NCSS foundation-GEOM

Brown

Caleb

     $1,500.00

NCSS foundation-GEOM

Langgevin

John

     $1,500.00

NCSS foundation-GEOM

 

 EHS scholarships

Barnet Scholarship (EHS students)

Shelby Tinkle  $1500 Barnett Endowment-EHS

Alyssa Caudwell $1500 Barnett Endowment

CM scholarships

Balfour and Betty  (Construction Management)

Jailen Lytle  $1500  Balfour and Betty Endowment -CM

Meseret, Senbeta $1500  Balfour and Betty Endowment-CM

D.H. Griffin Construction/ Balfour Beatty/ C2 Contractors Endowed Scholarship ($1000)
Fall 2020: Del Gull, Stephen Wray and Michael Gibbs 

Elijah and Marilyn Thorne Endowed Scholarship ($1000)
Fall 2020: Camden Ramsey  and Donte Humphrey 
 
Congratulations to the 2020/2021 National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Scholarship Recipients. Each student will be receiving $500. They are: Sydney Melvin, Logan Akintokun, Saniya Sampson, Jacob Vanderpool, Aeisha John, Wanya Alford, Daren Tyndall, Aisha Benton, Bryan Urena-Hernadez,Stephen Nyarko.
 
Aisha Benton, an undergraduate student in Construction Management, and is the first recipient of the True Homes - Female in Construction Management Scholarship, ($10,000). This is a testimony to her academic achievements; Aisha is a double major in Construction Management and Business. She is the President of the CMAA student group, where this only one of her many accomplishments. This award was received in the Fall 2020 semester.
 
Construction Management: Spring 2020 CMAA Recipients ($500)
Aisha Benton, Del Gull, Amanda Walker, Taryk Charles and Bryan Hernandez
 
Construction Management: 2019 NAHB Recipients ($500)
Vielka Barber, Kayla Gore, Eduafo Mends, Amir Evans, Amanda Walker, Jacob Vanderpool, Benjamin Lawrence, Deandria Bryant, Chelchi Robertson, Logan Akintokun
 
Construction Management: 2019 National Association of Women in Construction Scholarships ($1500)
Sydney Melvin, Jacob Vanderpool, Della Moore, Deandria Bryant, Benjamin Lawrence
 
D.H. Griffin Construction/ Balfour Beatty/ C2 Contractors Endowed Scholarship ($500)
Spring 2020: Amir Evans, Dedriyon Cook and Antwain Mercurius
 
Elijah and Marilyn Thorne Endowed Scholarship ($1000)
Spring 2020: Samuel Pierre
 
Geomatics: 2019 Student Freshman Scholarships

Contact Peggy Fersner for more information: fersner@ncat.edu