APAO scholarship eligibility

Student must be a citizen of the United States. Student must be in good academic standing and agree to take a course in hot mix asphalt. Scholarships are eligible for renewal up to a maximum of two years. Preference will be given to students who show an interest in the design/construction of Oregon's highways and transportation facilities. Applicants must furnish a copy of their transcript. Scholarships will be awarded to students entering their junior, senior or fifth year of a bachelor degree program in civil engineering or a bachelor degree program in a construction-related area at an Oregon university/college. Graduate students with their major focus of study related to asphalt and attending an Oregon university/college will also be considered.


Selection of scholarship winners will be based upon:

  • A demonstrated interest in a career in the transportation industry.
  • Completion of or agreement to take a two- to three-credit-hour course in hot mix asphalt. Questions concerning course availability or applicability should be directed to your dean or the Asphalt Pavement Association of Oregon.
  • Extracurricular activities.
  • Need for financial assistance (not required, but will be considered).
  • Student's good academic standing with the university/college.
  • Letters of recommendation (not required; no more than two may be included).

Incomplete applications will not be considered. Scholarship will be awarded at the Asphalt Pavement Association of Oregon's annual business meeting in Portland in December. Recipient and their guest will be guests of the Association at this meeting.


All applications must be received on or before November 5 of each year and should be sent to:

Jim Huddleston, Executive Director
Asphalt Pavement Association of Oregon
5240 Gaffin Road, SE
Salem, OR 97317
P: 503-363-3858
F: 503-363-5571

Online Application for Scholarship Click Here

Form can be filled out electronically and submitted by e-mail or printed and mailed. Thank you and good luck!

Asphalt Pavement
Association of Oregon

5240 Gaffin Road SE
Salem, Oregon 97317
P 503.363.3858
F 503.363.5571