The ACI Foundation has announced a $500,000 annual commitment from the American Concrete Institute to use in additional student fellowships and scholarships, funding more concrete research projects and support new industry technologies.
“The ACI Foundation relies on funding from the American Concrete Institute, ACI members, current partners, and new future partners to maximize industry impact,” stated Ann Daugherty, Director, ACI Foundation. “Through its investment in people, ideas, and research, the ACI Foundation strives to enhance ACI’s vision of effectively meeting the needs of a changing world. This additional funding will allow the ACI Foundation to have a much greater impact.”
During the last two years, the ACI Foundation has distributed 34 scholarships and fellowships to students, funded eight new research projects, and invested initiatives to advance the implementation of new technology.