Scholarships

Scholarships

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Scholarships can be for financial assistance or for attendance to a tunneling conference. Awarded to promising students in underground construction and tunneling.

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Scholarships

Deep Foundations Institute Scholarships

The Deep Foundations Institute Educational Trust provides scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students studying in the fields of geotechnical and …

Academic Scholarship

Annually awarded to one or more promising college students who desire to develop their skills in the tunneling industry.

The Moles’ Scholarship for Aptitude in Heavy Construction

The Moles is a highly prestigious east coast based heavy construction association including contractors and engineers engaged in the construction …

The Beavers’ Scholarship for Heavy Construction Oriented Students

The Beavers is a very influential west coast based heavy engineering construction association founded by dam builders (thus the name). …

Conference Attendance Scholarship

Conference Attendance Scholarships vary and generally cover conference registration and travel fees.

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My experience at the conference was fantastic. The technical sessions were beneficial to understand the challenges of designing tunnels nowadays and the future of this exciting industry.

Catalina Venegas UCA of SME Scholarship Recipient
Scholarships

Helping students connect and grow

The Deep Foundations Institute Educational Trust provides scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students studying in the fields of geotechnical and foundation engineering and construction management. Scholarships are available through school-specific funds, open to students at specific engineering institutions, and at-large funds, open to any student studying in a related field. DFI recognizes that the future of our industry depends on our ability to encourage and engage promising young engineers to consider careers in the deep foundations industry. At-large scholarships are available to students attending any school in the United States.

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