The following are the qualifications to apply:
- Must have graduated within the past five years from Clear Creek-Amana High School or any high school within Iowa County or Linn County.
- Must be accepted and enrolled as a full-time undergraduate or post-graduate student at a fully-accredited college or university, community college or vocational school.
- Must complete an application form available from The Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation, 324 3rd St. SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401.
- Must submit a 300-500 word essay in which the applicant discusses and demonstrates his or her strong desire to enter the fields of engineering, architecture, or construction.