Marchesi Construction Industry
The Illinois Valley Contractors Association is continuing its Joe Marchesi Construction Industry Scholarship program. Last year recipients Marlee Giacometti, Kelsey Klein, Lucas Lenkaitis, Sarah Lyons, Jacob Temple, Tyler Thompson and Lindsay Wheeler each received $1,000.00. Brett Becker, Nicholas Lenkaitis and Jessica Temple each received $500.00.
Applicants must be actively enrolled in an accredited college pursuing a course of study leading to a degree which could help advance the Illinois Valley Construction Industry, be associated with the Illinois Valley Construction Industry as an employee, spouse or child of a contributing contractor, or an employee, spouse or child of the Association or Industry Fund, or be a member or employee, their spouse or child, of a participating local union, and have maintained a scholastic average of B-.
Trustees of the Illinois Valley Construction Industry Advancement Fund
will make the selection at the Fall semester from a pool of all qualifying applicants.
may be obtained by calling (815) 223-0561, stopping by the Illinois
Valley Contractors Association located at 1120 First Street, La Salle,
IL or from a participating local union office or from this web site by
clicking on the link below. The
application from this web site is in PDF format which requires “Adobe
Acrobat Reader” software installed on your
computer in order to view and print it.
If you do not have this software, you can download a free copy at
for returning the application for the 2017-2018 academic year is Thursday,
August 31, 2017.