Hawthorne, N.J. — The DFI Educational Trust and the DFI Women in Deep Foundations Committee are awarding five grants of $1,750 each to women involved in design and/or construction of deep foundations to attend DFI’s 42nd Annual Conference on Deep Foundations in New Orleans, October 24-27, 2017. The grant includes free conference registration and covers related expenses for attending the conference.
The grant recipients will be featured in Deep Foundations magazine and recognized at the Women in Deep Foundations Committee’s networking reception as well as the awards banquet during the conference.
The DFI Women in Deep Foundations Committee is comprised of women and men who are advocates for retaining women in the deep foundations industry. The goal is to foster greater success and interest of professional women in the industry by promoting networking events, endorsing outreach and building mentoring relationships.
For more information or to apply, visit http://www.dfi.org/trust/programs.asp?widf. The deadline for the application is May 15, 2017.