SAHBA is proud to offer the annual Robert E. von Behren Scholarship Program to students
pursuing a career in the building industry.
The Springfield Area Home Builders Association is accepting applications for the
annual Robert E. von Behren Scholarship Program for $1,000 that is open to students
pursuing a career in the building industry
1. Student must be graduating from a school district serving one of the following
Sangamon, Christian, Montgomery, Macoupin, Scott, Morgan, Cass, Menard,
Mason or Logan.
2. Student must be enrolling in a building trade or related construction program
at a community
college, technical school or a 2-year or 4-year college or university.
3. Student must have a C+ average or higher.
Applicants will be judged on academic standing, involvement with the building industry,
leadership and extracurricular activities, community involvement and awards, honors
EXAMPLES OF APPLICABLE CAREERS INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
Other Building Related Careers
2015 Recipient - Mitchell Owens
2014 Recipient - Harrison Williams
2013 Recipient - Chayce Volpert
2012 Recipient - Kyle Weller
2011 Recipient - Daniel Reiser
2009 Recipient - George Franklin Justice III
2008 Recipient - Blake Meehan
2007 Recipient - Zachary Dennis