Workforce Grants

Part of AGC’s workforce and professional development initiative is to partner with programs and organizations that encourage careers in construction.

What AGC Workforce Development Grants Support

Raising awareness of construction careers in K–12 and post-secondary education

Promoting academic and technical training in construction

Community outreach that addresses construction industry workforce recruitment

AGC student chapters

Student construction competition participation

Technology, equipment, and materials enhancements for construction educational programs

Educator summer interns/externs in construction

Construction industry diversity

Construction research, education, and professional development

Eligibility and Application

Applicants should be qualified tax-exempt organizations (or public schools and institutions) located within the AGC Oregon-Columbia Chapter geographic boundaries of Oregon and SW Washington. Programs of study in construction-related fields such as construction management, civil and engineering studies, construction technology, construction-related career technical education, or construction trades preparation are preferred. See eligibility requirements and guidelines for specific details.

The 2017 Workforce Grant application process is current closed. The 2018 Workforce Grant process will re-open in February.

 

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Need more information?

Contact Colette Evers, safety and education director, for more information.