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Kiewit Scholars Program

The Kiewit Scholars program at Iowa State University is for exceptional engineering students who display an interest in, and passion for, design and construction engineering fields. The program includes both scholarship support and annual programming that focuses on strengthening leadership, team building and professionalism skills towards careers in the design and construction industry.

These scholarships provide the access to a quality educational experience in the majors of:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Construction Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Undeclared Engineering (incoming freshmen only)

Selection of Kiewit Scholars occurs during the spring of each year and includes incoming freshman and transfer students as well as existing students with four semesters remaining, allowing for the identification and support of early and emerging leaders. Performance guidelines are developed in each programming area to ensure Kiewit Scholars have acquired the competencies to become world-class engineers and industry leaders to solve global problems today and in the future.

  • Meet the Team

    Sarah Eastlund
    Coordinator of the Kiewit Scholars Program