Odebrecht Award for Sustainable Development

Award Amount
$45,000
Awards Available
3
Deadline
May 31, 2018
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Odebrecht Organization recognizes the importance of integrating sustainability into the core of our business. For several years, Odebrecht USA and Braskem America have hosted the United States edition of the Odebrecht Award for Sustainable Development, an annual competition that invites university students to join us in the search for innovative technologies and methods that promote sustainable and responsible development.

    The Odebrecht Award for Sustainable Development is open to undergraduate and graduate students from accredited universities across the United States. Students must be enrolled full-time for the academic term (January-May) in which the competition takes place. Projects may be undertaken individually or in a group of no more than three students under the supervision of an Advising Professor. If in a group, students must be enrolled at the same university and are encouraged to invite team members from other schools or departments within their institution. At least one student in the group must be pursuing a degree in engineering (all areas), architecture, building and construction management, or chemistry.

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • 1400 Alhambra Circle
  • Suite 1400
  • Coral Gables, FL 33134
  • info@odebrechtaward.com
  • 305-341-8800

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