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The American Council of Engineering Companies of Colorado (ACEC/CO) Scholarship Committee will award $30,000 in scholarships to students in engineering and surveying programs for the 2014-2015 school year. This amount will be divided between 9-10 students; the top award is $6,000; every awardee will receive at least $1,000.

In addition, the top three awardees will be entered in the national ACEC scholarship program, and could receive an additional scholarship up to $11,500.

The competition is open to students pursuing Bachelor’s degrees in Colorado in Accreditation Board for Engineering Technology (ABET)-accredited engineering program and entering their junior, senior, or fifth year (in a five-year program) in the fall of 2014. Students graduating in December 2014 are not eligible. To qualify, a student must be a U.S. citizen, with preference given to those who have an understanding of the consulting engineering profession. Students must be full time as determined by the school.


Applications must be postmarked by January 29, 2014 or delivered by 12 Noon, January 31, 2014 to the ACEC/CO office at 800 Grant Street, Suite 100, Denver, CO 80203.  The top 9-10 applicants will be interviewed on Saturday morning, March 1, 2014, at our office.  Local winners will be notified shortly after the interviews.

ACEC/CO scholarships will be paid in the Fall of 2014.  All applicants will be invited to a special reception in early April 2014 where they can meet and network with engineers, human resources staff, and other professionals from our member firms.

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If you have any questions, please contact Julie Ann Dill, Education Coordinator, at