Carpenters' Hall

Carpenters' Company Scholarship Program

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The Carpenters' Company of the City and County of Philadelphia, founded by Master Builders in 1724, continuing to this day, as Caretaker of Historic Carpenters' Hall, in Independence National Historical Park, is pleased to offer a scholarship to young adults pursuing a career in Architecture, Structural Engineering, or Construction Management/Engineering.

The Scholarship will be awarded to a full-time student in his/her third or fourth year of an accredited degree program in Architecture, Structural Engineering, or Construction Engineering/Management, as selected by the Company Scholarship Committee as its discretion.

To be eligible, a student must be certified as having financial need by the Financial Aid Advisor at the school they are attending. The Scholarship may be renewed for up to a maximum of four academic years, or until the recipient's graduation from current degree program; provided that:

  1. The recipient continues as a full-time student in the accredited degree program,
  2. The recipient maintains an overall cumulative grade point average of 3.3;
  3. At the conclusion of each academic year, the recipient provides to the Company Scholarship Committee a letter from the dean of the degree program confirming that the recipient is a degree candidate in good standing.

A student continuing from undergraduate to graduate level still pursuing the same career must re-apply.

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Carpenters' Hall, 320 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106
Open free to the public daily, except Mondays (and Tuesdays in Jan. and Feb.), from 10am-4pm

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