Patrick J. Kiley Excellence In Leadership Scholarship

Since 1996, Houston-area college-bound and university students have received scholarships to pursue degrees in a construction-related discipline, thanks to the Patrick J. Kiley Excellence In Leadership Scholarship. To date, the scholarship has generated more than $393,000 and helped to fund students' dream of earning a degree in a construction-related discipline. Students who qualify are evaluated on their personal and professional commitment to advance their education, career and the commercial construction industry.

Applications for the 2017 scholarships are now open! Read details below and be sure to download the PDF file that contains all of the documents you need to apply.

AGC Houston Now Accepting Scholarship Applications For University And College-Bound Students

In 2016, AGC Houston will be awarding scholarships to deserving students who are majoring in a construction-related discipline. Do you know of anyone who could use the money for higher education?

Scholarship Application Deadline is January 31, 2017.

Who Can Apply?

  • Applicant must be enrolled in a college or university during the fall semester 2017. Current high school seniors and college/university students are eligible.
  • Applicant must pursue a degree relating to a career in construction.
  • Applicant must be an employee or a dependent of an employee of an AGC Houston member firm or an AGC Student Chapter member of a university.

How Do You Apply? 
Download the Application Form, Recommendation Form, Scholarship Eligibility Requirements and Terms and Conditions forms here  .

Do You Have Any Questions?
For additional information, please contact Charlene Anthony at (713) 843-3730.

AGC of America Education and Research Foundation Scholarship

The AGC Education and Research Foundation, founded in 1968, has for more than 40 years made good on its commitment to support the future of our industry through its robust scholarship program and innovative projects.

Through endowments made by AGC members and supporters, as well as AGC Chapters, the Foundation is able to give 100 or more undergraduate and graduate scholarships each year to deserving students. Since 1970, we have awarded over 3,000 scholarships totaling over $8 million. Scholarship candidates are evaluated for their academic success, their commitment to the industry through participation in campus professional organizations, summer or part-time work in the construction industry, and their goals for the future.

Read more here.

Patrick J. Kiley, Kiley Advisors, enjoying the 2014 PKEIL awards.

Patrick J. Kiley, Kiley Advisors, enjoying the 2014 PKEIL awards.

2015 Patrick J. Kiley Excellence In Leadership Scholarship Recipients

2015 Patrick J. Kiley Excellence In Leadership Scholarship Recipients

Brookstone, LP employee RuthAnn Ritchie and University of Houston student received a scholarship for two consecutive years.

Brookstone, LP employee RuthAnn Ritchie and University of Houston student received a scholarship for two consecutive years.

Our 2014 PKEIL Scholarship award winners.

Our 2014 PKEIL Scholarship award winners.

Become a Member/Find a Member

When you join a local AGC Chapter, you become a member of the national organization. Being active at both the local and national level is the best way to maximize your membership. Visit our membership page  for more information.