Supporting the next generation of civil engineers

There’s nothing I believe in more strongly than getting young people interested in science and engineering, for a better tomorrow, for all humankind.
— Bill Nye, The Science Guy

Scholarships are available for award to members of American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Student Chapters located in the State of New Jersey and members of out of state ASCE Student Chapters having their legal home address in the State of New Jersey. See the timeline below for when students should apply:

  • Apply by last Friday in March of Junior year

  • Awardees are notified by May 1

  • Scholarship Awards are disbursed to Awardee’s school before the end of the fall semester (December) for application to final baccalaureate year/semester of study

Up to two applicants may be selected each year to receive a $2,500 award from the New Jersey Section. The Central Jersey Branch ASCE may also offer a $2,500 scholarship. Students submitting the New Jersey Section scholarship application will automatically receive consideration for the Central Branch award.

2019 Scholarship Recipients

At right, this year's scholarship recipients received their awards at the Annual Awards Dinner, May 4, 2018.

At right: Andrew Feranda (ASCE NJ Section Scholarship Committee), and Cassandra Ferrara (NJIT).


NJIT Dr R. John Craig Scholarship

The John Craig Scholarship is offered by the ASCE New Jersey Section to New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) Students.  Students follow the same criteria and timeline as the Section Scholarships (above) – but must specifically be enrolled at NJIT.