Program Specific Scholarships

ACEC California Scholarship Foundation

**ACEC California is now accepting applications for the 2017-2018 Scholarship Year!!**

Every year, ACEC California's Scholarship Foundation awards scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $7,500 each to deserving college students working toward a degree in engineering or land surveying. The top award recipient is nominated to apply for the ACEC National scholarship competition.

Scholarship application packets are mailed to college Engineering Departments throughout California and posted here on our website each fall.

Our scholarship application is a PDF that you download to your computer and fill out or print and fill out. Make sure to have it signed by a professor or dean, and then email or mail it to ACEC California. Click on the links below (all are pdf documents) to download our 2017-2018 Scholarship Requirements, Scholarship Application, Recommendation Form, and the Method of Evaluation.

2017-2018 Scholarship Requirements
2017-2018 Scholarship Application
2017-2018 Recommendation Form
Method of Evaluation

DEADLINE: January 20, 2017
Our Scholarship Application, Recommendation Form, and Official Transcript are due in the ACEC California office January 20, 2017.


  1. Official Transcripts with Fall 2016 grades (directly from your school). If your Official Transcript does not include Fall 2015 grades and you receive a scholarship award, you will be asked to provide transcripts with Fall 2016 grades once you receive them.


  1. 2017-2018 Scholarship Application
  2. Recommendation Form (directly from your evaluator)

For more information on ACEC California's scholarship program contact Stacy Zdunkiewicz at 916-441-7991 or

If you are interested in applying for the local level scholarship programs from our ACEC CA Chapters, please visit the links below:

Los Angeles County Chapter Scholarship Program
Orange County Chapter Scholarship Program
Riverside/San Bernardino Chapter Scholarship Program

The Foundation for Information Technology Education

The Foundation for Information Technology Education serves as the research and development arm of the Association of Information Technology Professionals (AITP). The Foundation provides scholarship funds for Information Technology students. The Foundation's mission is the professional development of individuals in the Information Systems industry.

Scholarships for Accounting Students

Many organizations offer scholarships to encourage the pursuit of an accounting education. Scan this site for a listing of scholarship opportunities.

Scholarships for Minority Accounting Students

Committed to member service and the public interest, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and its predecessors have been serving the accounting profession since 1887. The AICPA scholarship program provides awards of up to $5,000 to outstanding minority students to encourage their selection of accounting as a major and their ultimate entry into the profession. Scholarships are awarded each July for the following academic year. For more information about this scholarship, please visit the AICPA Web site.