Newsletter|March 11, 2024

March’s Workforce Development Update

AGC of California workforce development programming is powered by the AGC Construction Education Foundation (CEF), a 501(c)3.

Don’t miss SBCX Virtual, Coming this May!

Join us for the first Virtual Small Business Construction Expo (SBCX)! Taking place on May 23 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., this is a unique opportunity to bring together small businesses, contractors, and agencies from across California to build relationships and share partnership opportunities. The convenience and accessibility of the virtual platform creates new pathways for companies to build and expand their networks. Learn more about sponsorship opportunities and reserve your spot today!

Scholarship & Grant Opportunities are now open!

The AGC Construction Education Foundation’s (CEF) 2024 Scholarship Program is in full swing, with four opportunities now accepting applications! Eligible students can be awarded up to $5,000 from the AGC College Scholarship and Skilled Trades Scholarship, $2,500 from the Marina Scholarship, and $1,000 with the CLIC Scholarship. Don’t wait to apply; applications are due by April 15. Learn more by clicking here.

Additionally, the AGC CEF has several grant opportunities now open for eligible AGC of California Student Chapters and California middle and high schools, CTE/ROP, and/or community-based or non-profit programs. Apply by April 15, or share with your network to help us build the next generation of diverse construction professionals! View all open grants by clicking here.

Join us for Volunteer Month this April!

This Volunteer Month, AGC of California, powered by our Emerging Leaders and AGC Student Chapters, invites you to unite in service. We encourage members across the state to engage in organized volunteer opportunities or individual acts of service. Click here for more information and to view the calendar of volunteer events.

Shaping the future of construction: The College2Construct Pathway!

Discover the transformative power of mentorship with the College2Construct program, created for Emerging Leaders and AGC Student Chapter members to shape future construction leaders. Through the inspiring mentor-mentee relationship between industry professional Yevgeny Kutsar and aspiring student Jaime Villasenor, they have experienced firsthand the profound impact of bridging education with real-world experience. Read more here.

Upcoming Events

Emerging Leaders Program Volunteer Month

Apr. 1 – 30

Various Locations Statewide
Build California Ambassador Forum

Apr. 24, 3 – 4:30 p.m.

Virtual

 

Emerging Leaders Forum

Apr. 26, 12 – 1 p.m.

Virtual

 

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Upcoming Trainings

FREE: Paving Your Road to Success with Caltrans

Mar. 13, 12 – 1 p.m.

Virtual

 

Construction Supervision Fundamentals

Mar. 18 – 22, 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Daily

Virtual

 

Five Steps to Fearless Negotiating

Mar. 21, 12:30 – 4:30 p.m.

Virtual
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Thank you to our CEF sponsors!

Your generous donations ensure AGC of California’s Workforce Development programs have a strong future and impact. Learn how your company can support AGC of California’s Workforce Development programs.

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