North America’s Building Trades Unions Funds $100,000 IN SCHOLARSHIPS FOR CONSTRUCTION MANAGEMENT DEGREE

Scholarships Available Fall 2018 and Spring/Summer 2019 Semesters

Apply Now for Fall Semester 2018

North America’s Building Trades Unions (NABTU) is offering 14 scholarships to cover tuition for the entire first year of a Bachelor of Arts in Construction Management online from Rowan University. These $7,200 scholarships will be available to working members from each of NABTU’s affiliated unions who enroll in the Rowan University Construction Management Program. It is highly encouraged that Building Trades members who are residents of Pennsylvania and New Jersey apply.

“NABTU is all about creating pathways, and this online degree at Rowan is helping us open more career pathways for our building trades members – particularly those interested in earning bachelor degrees,” said NABTU President Sean McGarvey.

Rowan’s Bachelor of Arts in Construction Management, created in 2016 in cooperation with NABTU, is offered through the University’s Division of Global Learning & Partnerships. This fully online program brings the classroom to apprentices, journeypersons and other industry professionals across the country seeking advancement to project management level positions and beyond.

As NABTU seeks to strengthen enrollment and recruit more students into the program, it is offering this new enhanced scholarship program to make this degree more affordable and accessible for its members.

To apply and learn more about the online construction management program go to:

 For additional questions, please contact:

Stephen J. Krone, D.Sc., P.E, M.ASCE
Director of Construction and Engineering Management Programs

Phone: (856) 341-5924

Scholarship Eligibility Requirements:

NABTU’s scholarship for Rowan University’s Construction Management Program is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to working members from each of NABTU’s 14 affiliated unions.  Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact in the building trades. The application deadline for the Fall 2018 Semester closes on August 1, 2018; these scholarships are also available for the Spring and Summer 2019 semesters.  


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