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PWC CT Awards $47,000 in Student Scholarships


Hartford, CT – The Professional Women in Construction Connecticut Chapter (PWC CT) is proud to award $42,000 in student scholarships, along with a $5,000 donation to the Connecticut Chapter of the ACE Mentorship program. It is through the generosity and support of our 2023/2024 sponsors and those who attended our programs this season, that PWC CT is honored and excited to present the following 14 young women with individual $3,000 scholarships.

Abigail Ambos, Architecture, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Alexa Ayers, Architecture, Norwich University

Gina Barriere, Interior Design / CM, CT State Community College

Lydia Beers, Civil Engineering, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Olivia Cognetti, Electrical Engineering, University of Southern California

Joselyne Cruz, Interior Design, Wentworth Institute of Technology

Lisa Doukas, Civil Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Danielle Haniph, Architecture, Syracuse University

Madison Kidd, Mechanical Engineering, Stevens Institute of Technology

Paige Littlehale, Architecture, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Elle Myers, Interior Design, Savannah College of Art & Design

Kya Risher, Construction Management, Central Connecticut State University

Natalia Smiarowski, Architecture, University of Massachusetts Amherst

Natalie Wayland-Smith, Mechanical Engineering, University of Massachusetts Amherst

Scholarship applicants must be currently enrolled in or entering a two-year or four-year college undergraduate or graduate program to study a construction-related discipline. Recipients must be attending a college or university on a full-time basis and can reapply for the PWC CT scholarship each year of their schooling.

For more information about the PWC CT scholarship program or to help support this program during the 2024/2025 year, please visit our scholarship page