Moll/Betts Student Excellence Fund

Moll/Betts Student Excellence Fund

The Moll/Betts Student Excellence Award was established to promote the greater awareness of CSI to students completing studies in a construction-related educational program.

Who is Eligible?

  • Student: A student who is enrolled at a bona fide institution of higher education in a course of study pertaining to Construction Architecture; Landscape Architecture; Interior Design; Construction Engineering; Construction Management; Construction Technology; Engineering, or other design or construction related field. The scholarship is presented to the two students with the highest scores in the CDT during the fiscal year (ex. July 1 – June 30).
  • Institution: The institution that one of the winning students attends, and which teaches a course in construction documentation, will also receive a library of CSI member-authored books


  • Student Award
    • The student earning the highest overall score during an award cycle will receive a cash scholarship of $2500.
    • The student earning the second highest overall score during same award cycle will receive a cash scholarship of $1100.
    • The winning students will also be awarded a CSI Membership (Institute only) for the following twelve months at no charge.
    • Each winning student will also receive a Letter of Recognition for their accomplishment.
  • Institution Award
    • The winning institution will receive a library of CSI member-authored books.

DOWNLOAD MOLL/BETTS AWARD TERMS OF USE (PDF), which includes full program description, criteria and judging information.

Thank you to the CSI Foundation Donors

About the Namesakes

Dale C. Moll, FCSI, CDT, was a member of the Minneapolis-St. Paul Chapter. He held many offices in the chapter and the Institute, including Institute vice president. Moll Dale

Gary A. Betts, FCSI, Distinguished Member, CCS, was a member of the Chicago Chapter. He also held many offices in the chapter and the Institute, including president of CSI from 2004 to 2005. A memorial fund was established in 2008 in memory of Betts. It was merged with the Moll fund in 2011. Gary Betts

Questions? Contact CSI Member Services at or 800-689-2900.

Past Recipients

2016 - Purnima McCutcheon, CDT and Rashawna Roanhorse, CDT
2015 - Michael Cho, CDT
2014 - Nicholas Conniff, CSI-S, CDT and Farrah McCullough, CDT
2012 - Gregory F. Roy, CSI-S, CCCA
2010 - Teresa K. Chan, CSI-S
2008 - Matthew T. Lewis, CSI, CDT
2007 - David J. Mizer, University of Colorado
2006 - Justin R. Cole, University of Georgia
2005 - Onni C. Tibor, University of Alaska
2002 - Robert Huserick, CDT
2001 - Dennis R. Bland
2000 - Robert Raymond Popp, III
1999 - Tasha M. Settles, CDT
1998 - Erin Becker, Milwaukee Area Technical College; Michael Anthony, Southern University and A&M

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