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Carolinas’ Construction students honored with scholarships

April 20, 2012

CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 20, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Carolinas Associated General Contractors (Carolinas AGC) and the CAGC Foundation, Inc. congratulate students from North Carolina and South Carolina who were awarded with Associated General Contractors of America Education and Research Foundation (AGCERF) scholarships, endowed by Carolinas AGC. These scholarships are awarded to students pursuing construction careers.

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The Dixon Hughes Goodman PLLC Scholarship was presented to Andrew Steele of North Carolina State University, and the Stephen P. Gennett Honorary Scholarship was presented to Justin Olson of Clemson University. These are two of five scholarships endowed by Carolinas AGC.

Four additional Carolinas’ construction students were presented with AGCERF scholarships:

Consulting Constructors Council Scholarship:
Lyndsey Gentry, Western Carolina University

Consulting Constructors Council Scholarship:
Brandon Humphries, Clemson University

Build America Scholarship:
Chris White, Clemson University

Build America Scholarship:
Taylor Godfrey, Clemson University

Carolinas AGC (CAGC) represents contractors and construction-related firms in North Carolina and South Carolina, and serves as a chapter of AGC of America and ARTBA. Through diverse partnerships, Carolinas AGC effectively innovates and shares knowledge across sectors and generations; advancing the construction industry to enhance the quality of life and deliver a sustainable difference in the Carolinas.

It is the mission of CAGC Foundation, Inc. to serve the construction industry by financially supporting excellent workforce development and research programs, activities, and services in the Carolinas.

For information regarding CAGC Foundation contact Ed Paat, Director of Development, at 704/372-1450 ext. 5222 or email epaat@carolinasagc.org.

SOURCE Carolinas Associated General Contractors

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