The California Construction Education Foundation was founded by the Associated General Contractors of California (AGC-CA), to develop and promote educational programs that expand and strengthen the professionalism and effectiveness of people in the construction industry. We are a 501(c)3 non-profit benefit corporation, and rely on donations to carry out our mission.
Building the Next Generation of Construction Workforce!
The Mission of the AGC of California Construction Education Foundation (AGC CEF) is to establish construction as a viable career option and to promote the development of construction careers
What We Do
The AGC CEF works to develop the next generation of construction workforce and to promote the different career paths students can take to build a career in construction.
Programs & Activities
- Construction Career Awareness Program
Each year the AGC CEF funds up to two Construction Career Awareness Day (CCAD) events across California. We also provide outreach information for students, teachers and parents at www.agc-ca.org/buildyourcareer.
- AGC Student Chapters
AGC CEF supports the activities and provides professional development and training opportunities for 14 student chapter at college/universities across California.
- Scholarships & Contributions
AGC CEF provides scholarship for students pursing post-secondary education and/or training in construction and related programs. We also provide contributions to local construction education programs and schools.
New CEF Video
The AGC CEF is working to fill the workforce pipeline with new and qualified workers ready to meet the demand of the construction industry. This is why the work of the AGC CEF is more critical than ever before. Please click here to enjoy our new video that highlights our programs and services and student testimonials on their personal experience and support from AGC CEF!