The ARTBA Foundation is seeking qualified students for its 2015-16 “Lanford Family Highway Worker Memorial Scholarship Program”. The scholarship program , which is in its 15th year, provides post-high school financial assistance to the children of highway workers who have been killed or permanently disabled while working in roadway construction zones.

Eligible students must attend a post-secondary institution of learning that requires a high school diploma or Graduate Equivalent Degree (G.E.D.) for admission.  This could include any public or private: (a) four-year accredited college or university; (b) two-year accredited college; or (c) vocational technical college or training institution.  M.B.A. candidates and master’s degree students in civil engineering, construction management and other construction-related programs will also be considered.  Scholarships have a value up to $5,000.

Applications are due by March 6, 2015, and can be found at If you have leads on students who might be eligible for the program, contact ARTBA’s Kashae Williams.