Simpson Strong-Tie® Company Inc. has has established a scholarship program to assist structural and civil engineering, construction management, and architecture students at participating colleges and universities in various communities in the United States. The Simpson Strong-Tie® Student Scholarship Program offers scholarships to support education and encourage the design and building of safer structures in our communities.
This program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarships and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations, and individuals. Eligibility for individual programs is determined at the sole discretion of the sponsor, and eligible applications are reviewed by Scholarship America’s evaluation team. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, gender, disability, or national origin.
Applicants to the Structural & Civil Engineering/Construction Mgt/Architecture Scholarship must be:
The following are eligible colleges or universities for applicants to attend while meeting the other eligibility requirements:
If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $2,000 award. Up to 100 awards will be granted.
Awards are not renewable, but students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.
Awards are for undergraduate study only.
Selection of Recipients
Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:
Financial need is not considered. Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of Simpson Strong-Tie Company, Inc. play a part in the selection. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.
All applicants will be notified in May.
Payment of Scholarships
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of Simpson Strong-Tie Company, Inc. Payment is made in August.
As part of your application, you must upload the following document:
NOTE: If you are providing SAT or ACT test scores, and those scores are not listed on your high school transcript, you will need to upload a copy of your test score report(s) separately. If you are uploading a college transcript, those scores are not required.
One online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf no later than March 31, 2023 3:00 pm Central Time.
Your application is not considered complete unless all required documents are submitted electronically.