• Apply now for a scholarship from MBA Pierce
  • Scholarship Opportunities

  • MBA Pierce County is proud to support local students with the opportunity to gain a higher education in the building sector. Whether they're looking at a  four-year university or trade-school, MBA Pierce offers thousands of dollars to area students. 

    We are proud to be an advocate for the future of building and the future of our Washington residents.

  • MBA Pierce Scholarships

  • MBA Pierce encourages young professionals to consider and pursue a career in the home building industry. We hope MBA Pierce scholarships motivate and inspire students to further their education in this field.

    Applicant must be a Pierce County resident, at least a graduating high school senior, applying to an accredited vocational school, two-year community, four-year college or university. Applicants must be pursuing a degree by taking multiple courses in a field of study that enhances their education and benefits the building trades. Such fields may include association management, government affairs, architecture, engineering, business or interior design, plumbing, painting, remodeling, building or other housing-related studies. Recipients are invited to give a short speech at the MBA Pierce President's Gala each December. 

    >> MBA Pierce General Scholarship Application
    >> Bob Denomy Memorial Scholarship Application

    Scholarship Deadline: MBA Pierce Applications must be postmarked by May 14, 2021

    *Please note, only one completed application is required to be entered into both MBA Pierce scholarships.

  • How to Submit

  • Online - To complete and submit your scholarship application online, click here.

    Email - Print and complete the application and email your submission to sbushaw@mbapierce.com.

  • Mail - Print and complete the application and mail to*:
    Master Builders Association Pierce County - Scholarships
    3711 Center Street
    Tacoma, WA 98409

  • Applicants should receive confirmation when their submission has been received. For MBA Pierce scholarships, do not forget to attach at least two letters or recommendation and school transcripts. If you have any questions regarding 2021 scholarships, please contact Communications Director Sheryl Bushaw at 253-254-0082.



  • BIAW Scholarship & Funding Grant

  • Since its inception, BIAW has awarded over $500,000 in scholarships and grants to students who have demonstrated a passion and commitment to developing a career in the home building industry.

    BIAW also offers funding grants to organizations offering programs in construction-related fields of study, residential construction career training, continuing education, apprenticeship and skills assessment services, and technical training programs educating tomorrow's home builders. >>Learn More

    >> Scholarship Application
    >> Grant Application

    Scholarship Deadline: BIAW Application deadline is May 14, 2021. 



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