About the Scholarship

The FLASH International Code Council (ICC) Scholarship is available to master and doctorate degree students performing research in any of the areas like the effectiveness of building codes against natural disasters, Education/outreach research focused on building codes, Research into the incentives for building code adoption or enforcement. The scholarship recipient must use this award for project-related expenditures that include tuition, room and board, research expenses and/or reasonable travel expenses associated with the presentation of research at the FLASH Annual Conference.


How to Apply for this Award?

  • An applicant must provide a fully-completed application form in order to begin in this scholarship fund. The applicant must respond to all questions on the application form.

  • In addition to that, an applicant must provide unofficial transcripts of undergraduate and graduate records.

  • A student must also give proof of statement or agreement to direct the applicant’s graduate research program from the proposed faculty advisor.


Award Amount and Deadline:

The $1,500 award will be given to each recipient.

All applicants must apply for this award on or before 15th April 2019. 


Eligibility Criteria

  • The applicant must have a bachelor's degree from an accredited institution for higher education.

  • The applicant must be enrolled in a university or college for graduate study.

  • The applicant must be pursuing research on the education of building codes, the effectiveness of building codes or the incentives or impediments for adoption and enforcement of building codes.