Award Worth: The amount of the scholarship will be determined annually by and subject to approval of the Executive Committee of the ASCE Board of Direction based on income from the fund endowment

Last date to Apply: 10th February

Who can apply: Student enrolled as an undergraduate in an ABET accredited program in civil engineering or related field


Through the generosity of Robert B.B. and Josephine N. Moorman, a scholarship bequest was established in 2008 as a memorial to Robert B.B. Moorman who was a civil engineering professor at Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn in Brooklyn, NY. The interest proceeds of the scholarship are designated for undergraduate tuition assistance for students pursuing a degree in civil engineering or civil engineering related field.


  1. At the time of application the individual must be a student enrolled as an undergraduate in an ABET accredited program in civil engineering or related field. Applicants must be an ASCE Student Member in good standing at the time of application and award.
  2. The scholarship may be awarded only to those students who will continue their formal undergraduate education at a recognized educational institution.
  3. Previous recipients of these scholarships are eligible to apply in any succeeding competition for these awards provided the other requirements of eligibility are satisfied.

How to apply

Complete applications are to be submitted to the ASCE Honors and Awards Program office by February 10 of the year of award. Application must include (1) completed application form; (2) personal essay which shall be no more than 500 words and shall highlight why the applicant wishes to become a civil engineer, specific ASCE Student Chapter involvement, and long term goals and plans; (3) detailed annual budget; (4) official transcripts; (5) minimum of two sealed recommendation letters, one of which must be from a faculty member; and (6) one-page resume.

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