Wisconsin Transportation Builders Association

Scholarship Program

2010 WTBA Scholarship Program

Wisconsin’s transportation construction industry continues to foster the next generation of leaders through its scholarship program geared toward state university and technical college students. The WTBA Scholarship Program has awarded approximately $185,000 in scholarships over the past 25 years to students who plan to work in the construction industry.

 

The scholarships are funded through the generous donations of WTBA member companies to an annual scholarship auction.

WTBA invites eligible students to apply for this year's scholarship program.  THE APPLICATION DEADLINE IS FRIDAY, OCT. 29, 2010.  The following scholarships are available:



WTBA Engineering Scholarship 

WTBA awards $2,000 scholarships to students enrolled in Civil Engineering, Construction Technology, Construction Management and related curriculums at universities throughout the state.  Schools currently participating in the scholarship program are Marquette University, UW-Madison, UW-Milwaukee, UW-Platteville and UW-Stout.
2010 Scholarship Application



WTBA Engineering Technician Scholarship 

WTBA awards $750 scholarships to students enrolled in Civil Engineering, Construction Technology, Construction Management and related curriculums at technical colleges throughout the state.  Schools currently participating in the scholarship program are Madison Area Technical College, Northeast WI Technical College, Midstate Technical College, Moraine Park Technical College and Chippewa Valley Technical College.
2010 Scholarship Application



Testimonials 

Here is what past recipients have had to say about the WTBA Scholarship Program:

 “Thank you for choosing me to receive a WTBA scholarship.  It is greatly appreciated and will help me out immensely.  It is nice to be acknowledged for all the hard work I put into my studies at school.” 

Weston Steffen, Chippewa Valley Technical College

“I am writing to thank you for contributing to my education at UW-Platteville.  The scholarship you have granted me is greatly appreciated; this much money is really a huge boost in paying for college. … The scholarship committee from the Civil Engineering Department is also really appreciative of your generosity.” 

Andrew Kraus, UW-Platteville

“It is an honor to be selected by an organization within which I hope to play a future role as an actor in the transportation construction industry in Wisconsin.” 

Daniel Zignego, UW-Madison

“I would like to thank you and the Wisconsin Transportation Builders Association for helping me fund one of the greatest investments of my life:  My education.” 

Alonso De Avila, Marquette University



WTBA Engineering Scholarship (Michigan Tech)
WTBA awards a $2,000 scholarship to a Wisconsin student enrolled in Civil Engineering, Construction Technology, Construction Management or a related curriculum at Michigan Technological University.  Note:  This scholarship is only available to Wisconsin residents.
2009 Scholarship Application