Albert E. Phillips Scholarship

  • Website Address
  • http://www.coaa.org/About-COAA/Albert-E-Phillips-S...
  • Contact
  • Lucie Castro
  • Address
  • 5000 Austell-Powder Springs Rd
  • Suite 217
  • Austell, GA 30106-2437
  • Email Address
  • coaa@coaa.org
  • Application Deadline
  • March 1, 2018
  • Number Of Awards
  • 2
  • Maximum Amount
  • $1,500
  • Scholarship Description
  • The COAA acknowledges that education is a critical element to the success of those pursuing a career in our industry. As such, COAA is proud to offer up to two (2) Albert Phillips Scholarships annually to college students desiring to pursue a career in the design and construction industry.

    Each scholarship will be in the amount of $1,500. The scholarship monies are to be used for courses of study related to the design and construction industry. There is no limit to the number of times a student may apply for, or receive a COAA scholarship.

    Eligible students must be either a relative of an employee of a COAA Member or Associate Member, or an employee of a COAA Member or Associate Member organization. The COAA scholarships are intended for full-time undergraduate students who have successfully completed their freshman year in a technical field of study such as architecture, engineering, landscape architecture, construction management, or similar.

    Applicants should have a minimum of a 2.5 GPA. A current copy of the student transcript may be requested. Should a scholarship recipient elect to enroll in a COAA conference or educational program, all enrollment fees will be waived.

    In addition to the application, students will submit an essay of 1,000 words or less on one of the following topics:
    -What attracted you to construction and what are your career plans in the industry?
    -What do you find to be the most critical issue facing the construction industry and why?

    Two (2) letters of recommendation, one (1) of which must be from a COAA member, must also be submitted.

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

See if you qualify for this award

Learn more about this scholarship and many more.
Find Scholarships Instantly!
  

Design Scholarships

Latest College & Financial Aid News

Marijuana-Funded College Scholarship Program to Aid Colorado Students

April 25, 2017

by Susan Dutca

The $1.3 billion marijuana industry in Colorado is tackling the $1.3 trillion national student debt crisis by using its tax revenue to help students pay for college. Pueblo County will be the first to use cannabis-funded college scholarships for education funding, money that once "fueled criminal empires." [...]

College Scholarships for Moms

April 21, 2017

by Susan Dutca

Being a college student can be daunting, period. With the surplus in coursework, responsibilities and stressing over college debt and expenses, college students are high-anxiety all year round...not just around finals time. On top of that, some student-parents must manage going to, and paying for college while raising and paying for their children. Fortunately, there are great financial aid resources and college scholarships reserved for students who have families; including students with dependent children, single mom scholarships, and single dad scholarships! With Mother's Day right around the corner, indulge in these exclusive free college scholarships- for your accomplishments as a student and mom. [...]

New York Free College Scholarship Program Not So "Free"?

April 18, 2017

by Susan Dutca

New York's free college scholarship program is being met with heavy criticism as more details have emerged and it is set to start in fall of 2017. Though lauded for being the first of its kind to offer free college tuition at public colleges and universities, many European countries already offer free college, regardless of family income level...and at the tax payers' expense. [...]

Follow Us:

facebook twitter rss feed