In 2003, EGCA members capitalized the Scholarship endowment with over $125,000 to assure perpetuation of the annual college scholarships. In the following years, EGCA's membership has continued to very generously support this program.
The Purpose of EGCA's Scholarship Program
Member Benefit - EGCA members, their employees or employees' children are eligible to apply for the two $2,000 scholarships, regardless of their course of study.
Community Benefit-available to EGCA members, their employees and community in an effort to enhance the educational level of the greater community.
Create Qualified Local Talent and Future Leaders, with maximum assistance to those who wish to enter the construction industry and related fields.
Honor the contributions of significant local Industry Leaders-to inspire the greater community with reminders of past leaders who exemplify good citizenship and stewardship.
The Seven Scholarships
SDSU – Students Enrolled In SDSU's J.R. Filanc Construction Engineering & Management Program
Three $3,000 scholarships offered to students currently enrolled in or who have applied to and been accepted in San Diego State University's J.R. Filanc Construction Engineering and Management Program.
Palomar College Students Enrolled In The Diesel Technology Associates Degree Program
Two $1,500 scholarships offered to Palomar College Students enrolled in the Palomar College Diesel Technology Associates Degree Program, or high school seniors who have applied to and been accepted in this program in the fall of this year.