BIA CARES SCHOLARSHIPS
BIA CARES TO DONATE $20,000 IN SCHOLARSHIPS
BIA CARES, the charitable foundation of the Building Industry Association of San Diego County, has announced that they will award $20,000 in scholarships to high school and college students who are seeking a career in the building industry.
Students, ideally selected from outside our BIA family, must be full time, from San Diego County or going to school in San Diego and be pursuing a career such as a developer, contractor, architect, civil/structural/soils engineer, designer, interior designer, banker, accountant, land planner, landscape architect, framer, carpenter, plumber, electrician and other real estate and development related professions. Scholarships are based on qualifications including but not limited to academics, personal achievement and financial need. To apply for one of the scholarships complete the application and submit a copy of your transcripts by June 1, 2018. The Scholarship Committee will be awarding the scholarships in July 2018.
BIA CARES DONATES $15,000 IN SCHOLARSHIPS TO COLLEGE AND HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
BIA CARES, the charitable foundation of the Building Industry Association of San Diego County, awarded five College and one High School Scholarship on July 13th at its First Annual 3-Club Golf Challenge at Mission Bay Golf Course; proceeds of the fundraiser will benefit the BIA Cares Scholarship Program. The Students received a combined total of $15,000 from the foundation. The students all met the qualifications of academic excellence, community outreach, financial need and the desire to pursue a career in our industry. This could be pursuing a career such as developer, contractor, architect, civil/structural/soils engineer, designer, interior designer, banker, accountant, planner, landscape architect, framer, carpenter, plumber, electrician or any other real estate and development related profession.
The student who received a High School Scholarship award is:
- Alex Villa ($3,000) ~ Cal State San Marcos, pursuing a career in Civil Engineering.
The students who received a College Scholarship awards are:
- Griffin Diemer ($3,000) ~ San Francisco State University majoring in Civil Engineering
- Emily Reveles ($3,000) ~ University of California, San Diego, majoring in Electrical Engineering
- Jack McSweeney ($3,000) ~ San Diego State University, majoring in Finance
- Amy Pawlowski ($2,000) ~ San Diego State University, majoring in Civil Engineering
- Evan Rossi ($1,000) ~ San Diego State University, majoring in Construction Engineering
BIA Cares awards Scholarships every year to those deserving students looking to pursue a career in our Industry here in San Diego. Student applications will be available again in Spring 2018 on the BIA Cares website www.biacares.org.