2018 DVGI Student Night Presentation Application

Students interested in presenting at DVGI Student Night at Villanova in March can click here to download the application file.

2017 - 2018 DVGI Scholarships

Click here to download the file containing the 2017-2018 DVGI scholarship application.  Over $6,000 in scholarship funds are expected to be distributed with a minimum award of $500 to the successful applicant(s).  Award criteria are summarized below.
All applications should be e-mailed to: ebacklund@kleinfelder.com

Applications must be received by February 1, 2018 for consideration


  1. The applicant must be a student member of ASCE or one of the American Geosciences Institute' (AGI's) Geoscientific Member Societies (www.agiweb.org/members/index).
  2. The applicant must be enrolled in a four-year college program leading to a bachelor’s degree or a master’s degree in a program related to Civil/Geotechnical Engineering or Applied Geoscience.
  3. Preference will be given to students who reside in or are attending school in the Delaware Valley area.
  4. Preference is given to students who have not previously received a scholarship from DVGI.
  5. Applicants must submit their most recent college transcripts, including grades for the most recent semester completed.  Unofficial copies are acceptable.

Evaluation:  Each applicant will be evaluated on a point system as follows:

E-mail Eric Backlund (ebacklund@kleinfelder.com) with any questions related to the application or to request an electronic version of the application.

Please encourage any local student meeting the above criteria to submit an application.


University of Delaware Student Chapter: GIUD

The University of Delaware has initiated a Student Chapter. Please contact the
Chapter President, Lauren Lobo at email address llobo@udel.edu for more information. Congratulations to the GIUD!