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Scholarship Opportunities & Funding Grants

NPBA Future Builder's Scholarship Application

This scholarship is open to Clallam County residents only.

  • This Scholarship is open to any member, member employee, or family of either that intends upon entering a construction industry career path.
  • Anyone who will be applying to any Washington State accredited community, vocational, or technical college.
  • Anyone who demonstrates a need for additional funding to complete their programs in a construction industry-related field of study.

Please contact the NPBA Office for an application.  360-542-8160 or

BIAW Scholarship Application


The Building Industry Association of Washington is the voice of the housing industry in Washington with nearly 8,000 member companies, employing over 200,000 workers, making BIAW the largest trade association in the state.

Selection Criteria

  • Washington State residents only
  • Students who will be applying to any Washington state accredited community, vocational/technical college, or university
  • Students who can demonstrate a need for additional funding to complete their programs in a construction industry - related field of study.

Scholarship Application Deadline

Submit by Mon. April 08, 2024, 12:00pm


Since its inception, BIAW has awarded over $670,000 in scholarships and grants. They provide scholarships to students who have demonstrated a passion and commitment to developing a career in the home building industry. They also offer grants to organizations with 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.


BIAW Grant Application



Organizations requesting funding in a construction industry- related field of study (including but not limited to: construction career training, continuing education, apprenticeship programs, skills assessment programs).

Funding Grant Deadline

Submit by Mon. April 08, 2024, 12:00pm


Highway Construction and Maritime Trades Scholarships | WSDOT

WSDOT's On-the-Job Training Support Services Program (OJT/SS) and Pre-Apprenticeship Support Services Program (PASS) provide pre-apprenticeship, training, preparatory, and apprenticeship scholarship opportunities to support the participation of women, minorities, and other disadvantaged individuals in the federal-aid and state funded highway construction and maritime workforce.

Application window is currently closed 

Scholarship opportunities are available and include the following highway construction and/or maritime trades training/preparatory programs:

  • Laborers
  • Carpenters/Pile Drivers
  • Electricians (Inside Wireman)
  • Cement Masons
  • Painters
  • Truck Drivers (CDL-Class A)
  • Diesel Mechanics
  • Iron Workers
  • Heavy Equipment Operators or Mechanics
  • Able Body Seaman (AB) preparation programs (above deck)
  • Marine Engineering Technology training programs (below deck)
  • Ordinary Seaman (OS)
  • Other trades or training programs related to highway construction and/or maritime programs on approval