Open to Colleges or Universities with CM Degrees or Closely related field (i.e. Architecture, Engineering, etc.)

Encouraged by CMAA National

Promotes CM with Future Practitioners

Provides CMAA a Fresh Perspective

Ensures CMAA Stays Involved in Current Academic Environment


We value the participation and involvement of all of our students and student chapter.  We recognize them as the next generation of Construction Professionals and leaders in our industry

Get Certified

Show Employers, clients, and peers that you are committed to acquiring the knowledge and capability to become a professional, practicing construction manager.

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Get Involved

Join the CMAA NorCal team! This is a great opportunity to increase your network pool and visibility within our industry. More Info

Start Networking

Join us at our events! Our events would provide a great opportunity to meet industry leaders and learn about the construction industry.
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Partnered Colleges & Universities

2020 Scholarship Winners

Scholarship Program

Our chapter’s Scholarship Program was created with the mission to promote excellence and professionalism in Construction Management. This program is designed to recognize and provide financial assistance to college students in the Northern California area enrolled in a undergraduate or graduate program in one of our partnered colleges/universities.  Our chapter has awarded over $100,000 in scholarship since our establishment in 2001.

Applications Due By: Feb 28th , 2020 at 5:00 pm Pacific Time


Submit via e-mail to:

2020 Scholarship Awards:

  • One (1) Scholarship at $7,500 (3.3 GPA requirement) + paid summer internship

  • One (1) Scholarship at $5,000 (3.3 GPA requirement) + paid summer internship

  • Two (2) Scholarships at $2,500 (3.0 GPA requirement)

  • Two (2) Scholarships at $1,250 (3.0 GPA Requirement)

  • $1,000 will be awarded to the top scholarship winner’s university CMAA student chapter.

  • The top scholarship winner will also receive paid registration, hotel accommodation and full access to the 2020 CMAA National Conference in San Francisco.

  • The top two scholarship recipients will be given the opportunity for an internship with one of the participating companies: Jacobs, Kitchell, AECOM, Arcadis, Swinerton Management, Vanir, Layton, or XL Construction.

  • Each recipient will receive two (2) tickets to attend the Annual CMAA Northern California Chapter Scholarship/Awards Banquet on April 16, 2020 at the Westin St. Francis, 335 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA for the winner and the winner’s guest.

  • Your college or university must be one of the following: Stanford, UC Berkeley, UC Davis, CSU Sacramento, CSU Chico, CSU Fresno, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, CSU San Jose, CSU San Francisco or CSU East Bay Universities.


CMAA Booth @ The 32nd annual ASC Regions 6 & 7 Student Competition in Reno NV.