BTEA Scholarship – Closed


Building Trades Contractors Employers Scholarship programThe Thomas S. Gunning Foundation has established a scholarship program to assist employees, immediate family members of employees or immediate family of BTEA members, who plan to pursue post-secondary education in college and vocational programs. Scholarships will be offered each year for full-time study at any accredited post-secondary institution of the student’s choice.


Applicants to the Thomas S. Gunning Foundation Scholarship Program must be:

  1. Members of BTEA, their employees, and their respective immediate family defined as self, spouse, or child only the child may be natural, legally adopted, or a step child.
  2. High school seniors or graduates who plan to enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited two or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school.
  3. Applicants and recipients are only eligible to receive up to 4 years of scholarships.


Various scholarships will be awarded in the amount of not less than $2,000 each.


The 2020 Thomas S. Gunning Foundation’s scholarship application period will open in February of 2020 with applications being accepted until June 30th, 2020.  Check back to download the application!