ECA College Scholarship

In its continuing tradition of encouraging ambitious men and women to further their education, the Engineering Contractors’ Association is pleased to announce it is now accepting applications for its annual ECA/Les Weed Memorial College Scholarship.

The Scholarships will be available to any ECA member or members’ employee and their family (son, daughter, grandchild) who will be attending any academic institution in the upcoming year.


The College Scholarships may be applied to academic or vocational studies at any accredited college, university, junior or community college, and will be available for full-time students.


Selections will be based on the objective as well as subjective worthiness of the applicant, and all selections will be final. The scholarship committee will consider:

  • Scholastic Standing

  • ACT and/or SAT, grade point average/class rank scores

  • Statement Letter

  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Career Goals

  • Need for Scholarship

  • Extra Curricular Activities

  • Community Service

  • Type of Courses Taken

We ask for your help in distributing this application promptly to your employees, as the deadline for the return is Mid-July, and late submissions will not be considered.

The Scholarship Applications will be reviewed, and awards will be presented at the ECA Scholarship BBQ Event being held on in August, final date and location to be announced. For further information, please contact the ECA office