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CEM Scholarships

Many scholarships are funded by donors who support the Division of Construction Engineering and Management. These scholarships are available to all CEM students and are awarded to students demonstrating the most need or merit, based on individual scholarship eligibility requirements. Currently, there is no application process for these scholarships. All CEM students are considered and automatically entered for each CEM scholarship based on their eligibility. Award amounts vary.


Beavers Heavy Construction Scholarship

Based on need and merit. One or more scholarships awarded per year. Recipient must be a Domestic student as defined by the University, must be an upperclassman majoring in an engineering curriculum directly applicable to the heavy construction industry, and should have the professional goal of achieving a career in the heavy construction industry as established by one or more of the following: stated intention of pursuing a heavy construction career, internship experience in the heavy construction industry.
 

Bechtel Foundation Scholarship

Based on merit. Recipient must hold a minimum 3.0 GPA.
 

BMWC Constructors Inc. Engineering Scholarship

Based on need and merit. Recipient must hold a minimum 2.75 GPA and be a resident of any state in the Midwest.
 

Bob F. Jesse Scholarship

Based on need and merit. One or more scholarships awarded per year. Recipient must be a Domestic student as defined by the University, be enrolled in Construction Engineering and Management at Purdue University, and hold a minimum 3.0 GPA.


Bowen Engineering & Blue Company Scholarship

Based on need and merit. One or more scholarships awarded per year. Recipient must be enrolled in both the Krannert School of Management and the Division of Construction Engineering and Management at Purdue University. Recipient must hold a minimum 3.4 GPA. Preference given to students with experience participating in an internship program. Preference given to students who are residents of Warren, Hamilton, or Marion County in Indiana. 


Bowen Engineering Scholarship

Based on need and merit. One or more scholarships awarded per year. Recipient must be studying Construction Engineering and Management and hold a minimum 3.0 GPA.
 

CEM Alumni Construction Engineering Trustee/Presidential Scholarship

Based on merit. Recipient must hold a minimum 3.0 GPA. Scholarship administered by Dean of Purdue's College of Engineering.


Clark Hyman Omni Co. Scholarship

Based on need and merit. Recipient must be a Domestic student as defined by Purdue University, enrolled as a senior, and hold a minimum 3.0 GPA. 
 

Clements Family Scholarship

Based on merit. Recipient must be an undergraduate in Construction Engineering and be a recipient of a Trustee or Presidential scholarship.


Construction Engineering and Management Scholarship

Based on merit. Recipient must be a student enrolled in Construction Engineering and Management and hold a minimum 3.0 GPA. 
 

Devin Dorn Memorial Scholarship

Based on need. Recipients must be enrolled in Purdue's Construction Engineering and Management program and a resident of Indiana. This scholarship was established in memory of Devin Dorn (BSCNE 2008) and is administered by Purdue's Division of Financial Aid. 


Division of Construction Engineering and Management Scholarship

Based on need. Recipient must be an undergraduate enrolled in Construction Engineering and Management. 
 

DVK Memorial Scholarship

Based on merit. One or more scholarships awarded per year. Recipients must be enrolled in Construction Engineering and Management and hold a minimum 3.0 GPA. Freshmen who are not yet enrolled in the program may be considered if it is determined that they have a true interest in obtaining a degree in Construction Engineering. Preference given to students involved in the Women in Engineering, Society of Women Engineers, and/or Women in Construction programs. the following programs: 1) Women in Engineering; 2) Society of Women Engineers; or 3) Women in Construction Engineering Management. This scholarship was established by Margaret "Peggy" Newquist (BSCNE 1986) in memory of her father, David V. Kenealy, who instilled in her the belief that she could do anything she set her mind to and who always supported her non-traditional career choice.
 

Frank Stubbs Memorial Scholarship

Based on need. Scholarship administered by Purdue's Division of Financial Aid. This scholarship was established in memory of Frank W. Stubbs, Jr., who was a professor of Civil Engineering and Construction Engineering and Management at Purdue University.


Future Purdue CEM Scholarship

Based on merit. Recipient must be enrolled in Construction Engineering and Management and hold a minimum 3.0 GPA.


J. Gilbert Helmkamp Scholarship

Based on merit. Recipient must be enrolled in Construction Engineering and Management and hold a minimum 3.0 GPA.
 

J. Mackling Character Scholarship

Based on need and merit. Recipient must have completed at least one internship and hold a minimum 2.97 GPA. Recipient must also have a graduation date after December of the year the scholarship is awarded. Preference given to students with financial need and students who are graduates of an Elkhart, IN or South Bend, IN high school.
 

Jack Haldrup Construction Engineering Scholarship

Based on merit. Recipients must be enrolled in Construction Engineering and Management and hold a minimum 3.0 GPA. Recipients may renew the award for three years if they continue to hold a minimum 2.5 GPA after the initial award. Preference given to descendants of employees of Irving Materials, Inc. employees, descendants of construction industry employees, or residents of an eligible county


Joseph Kristin Michuda Construction Trustee/Presidential Scholarship

Based on need and merit. Recipient must hold a minimum 3.0 GPA. Scholarship administered by Purdue's Division of Financial Aid.


Lloyd Jones Memorial Scholarship

Based on merit. Recipient must be a junior or senior enrolled in Construction Engineering and Management and hold a minimum 3.0 GPA. Recipient must have completed two CEM internships and must be nominated for the scholarship by their intern sponsor company. This scholarship was established in memory of Lloyd Jones, Purdue CEM's first Director of Internships. 
 

Maria and Daniel Halpin Scholarship

Based on merit. Recipient must be enrolled as a junior or senior in Construction Engineering and Management and hold a minimum 3.0 GPA. Preference given to students with an interest in the design and improvement of construction operations. This scholarship was established by Anne Bigane Wilson (BSCNE 1979) in honor of Maria M. and Daniel W. Halpin when Daniel retired as Head of the Division of Construction Engineering and Management.  
 

Michuda Family Scholarship in CEM

Based on merit. One or more scholarships awarded per year. Recipient must be enrolled in Construction Engineering and Management and hold a minimum 3.0 GPA. Preference given to residents of the Chicago metropolitan area or Northwest Indiana counties, including Cook, DuPage, Grundy, Kane, Kendall Lake, McHenry, and Will. 


Tim Turner Memorial Scholarship

Based on need. One or more scholarships awarded per year. This scholarship was established in memory of CEM student Tim Turner.