Applications accepted for builders scholarship


COLUMBUS — Applications for the 2014-15 Builders Exchange scholarship program are available at

The BX Scholarship Program has awarded more than $1,000,000 to Ohio students over 50-plus years. In 2013, $60,000 was awarded to 48 students, with awards of as much as $4,000.

The scholarships are for students seeking degrees in construction-related fields. Applicants can be high school seniors or students enrolled in two-year or four-year college programs. Recent recipients have majored in architecture, engineering, landscaping, construction management, and the technical trades. The deadline for applications is Feb. 21.