Education & Training


The AGC CEF is committed to providing scholarship support to hard-working students who are pursuing an education and career in construction. Our scholarship programs are open to students enrolled in either a certified training, pre-apprenticeship or apprenticeship program as well as those attending a 2 or 4-year degree program at a college or university. Please contact us for eligibility and official scholarship forms.

The College Scholarship will award individual scholarships ranging from $500 - $5,000. This application is a great opportunity for college students who are pursuing construction or construction-related careers and enrolled in a two or four-year degree program.

Application will open August 2018

The FemPower Construction Scholarship will award individual scholarships ranging from $500-$1,000 thanks to a grant provided by the Teichert Foundation. Each scholarship recipient will receive special scholarship funds, participate in a training seminar at AGC Annual Conference and be paired with a female construction manager/executive who will provide them with on-going mentorship.

Application will open August 2018

The California Landscape Irrigation Council (CLIC) Inc. Scholarship will award a $1,000 scholarship to a student that portrays academic excellence working towards a degree in the following fields of interest: landscape construction, contracting, engineering, construction management, business administration and/or related fields. The scholarship is also open to members of union trades specific to landscape careers.

Deadline to apply: May 4, 2018

Application Rules & Guidelines

The AGC President’s Scholarship Essay Competition was established by the AGC Construction Education Foundation. The scholarship award recognizes a student essay on a specific topic that is deemed to be beneficial to the advancement of technological, educational, or vocational expertise in the construction industry.

Application will open August 2018

AGC of California is made up of 12 local districts throughout California; each managed by an AGC Staff Regional Member Services Manager. Many of our Districts work closely with their local high schools, AGC Student Chapters and other organizations that promote construction education. The AGC CEF works with the districts to award district match scholarships.

Please contact your local district for more information.

AGC Districts