Hillsborough resident receives scholarship from commercial construction association

Hillsborough resident Kirsten Rudio was recently awarded a scholarship from the Builders Exchange of Central Ohio (BX).

She was selected on the basis of financial need, academic achievement and her future impact on the commercial construction industry.
Rudio is studying construction systems management at The Ohio State University, and is a graduate of Hillsborough High School. She is the daughter of Phil and Linda Rudio.

This year, the member-funded program administered by the Builders Exchange Foundation; awarded $130,000 to 44 students pursuing construction related careers.

Since 1959, the BX Scholarship Program has provided nearly $1.6-million in tuition assistance to students in construction-related fields of study.

In its 129th year of service to the industry, The Builders Exchange is central Ohio’s oldest and largest commercial construction association. The Builders Exchange Foundation supports efforts in workforce development, industry image enhancement, employee education opportunities and improved industry business practices.

  • This information was provided by The Builders Exchange of Central Ohio.