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The Wire Reinforcement Institute (WRI) Education Foundation is sponsoring scholarships ranging from $2,000 to $4,000 for engineering students seeking undergraduate or graduate degrees in civil or structural engineering. As the concrete construction industry's leading advocate for structural welded wire reinforcement (SWWR), WRI knows the value of a well reinforced foundation, whether it's to support a building or build a career.

Look for applications for 2018/19 scholarships in December 2017

Scholarships are awarded by the WRI Education Foundation, a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt charitable organization, formed for the specific purpose of funding and awarding these scholarships to current undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in structural and/or civil engineering at accredited four-year universities or colleges in the US and Canada. Scholarships, ranging from $2,000 up to $4,000 are awarded for a specified single academic year and paid by the Foundation directly to the university or college designated by the recipient.

2017-18 Scholarship Winners

Miranda Clark

Miranda Clark
Marshall ​University

Ahmed Gheni

Ahmed Gheni
Missouri University of Science and Technology

Supreme Maskey

Supreme Maskey
Idaho State University


 Scholarship Winners - In Their Own Words

Exploring improvements
in engineering education

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Seeking solutions to complex
community problems

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Concrete problem

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Engineering and architecture
in his blood

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Transforming multifaceted
infrastructure through research

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Combining science, math
and creativity

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Constructing and testing
for improvement

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Helping others through
engineering and architecture

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