Construction Management Students Win National Awards
Temi Aladegbemi is currently a senior in the Construction Management program here at KSU and the president of Kennesaw Women in Construction (KWIC). Temi was chosen to receive the annual scholarship from the NAWIC Founders Scholarship Foundation on behalf of the Atlanta Chapter and NFSF for the upcoming academic year. The National Association of Women in Construction (NAWIC) is a non-profit association of women who are actively employed in the many phases of the construction industry, with more than eight thousand members in chapters throughout the United States. Their Scholarship Foundation, NAWIC Founders' Scholarship Foundation (NFSF), aids in providing the construction industry with trained employees through higher education. Each year they award over $100,000 to worthy recipients in construction-related programs across the nation.
Hogan Looper is an active sophomore in the Construction Management program at KSU and recent recipient of the Association of General Contractors of America (AGC) undergraduate scholarship. The AGC Education and Research Foundation offers undergraduate and graduate level scholarships to students enrolled in ABET or ACCE-accredited construction management or construction related engineering programs. Over $10 million in scholarships have been awarded to more than 4,000 students attending colleges and universities across the country. This year Hogan was only 1 of 2 students to receive this scholarship in Georgia and only 1 of 130 students nationwide. It is a $2,500 scholarship awarded annually until graduation.