Welcome to the
   RCI Foundation, Inc.

The RCI Foundation's mission is simple, to support research, education, and the dissemination of information for issues important to the building envelope industry. With your help, we can make a difference for the industry, its professionals, students and the world at large. Thank you for visiting!

NC State University

University of Southern California
University of Toronto
Virginia Tech

RCI Foundation Educational Scholarships
                                Now Accepting Applications!

Applications for the RCI Foundations’ Robert W. Lyons and Lewis W. Newlan scholarships will be accepted  from January 2, 2018 through February 28, 2018. For more information and to apply, go to https://www.scholarsapply.org/rcif.

Scholarship Eligibility Requirements:

Applicants must meet all of the following criteria:

·        Be a current undergraduate or graduate student who has completed a minimum of 24 credit hours and is planning to enroll full-time at an accredited college, university, or vocational/technical school for the entire 2018-19 academic year in an accredited program of architecture, engineering, construction, or building sciences leading to a career in the construction or building envelope industry.

·        Have a minimum grade point average of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale (or the equivalent).

·        Be a citizen of the United States or Canada.          

Please visit our "Initiatives" page for more details on the scholarships available.



How Would You Like to Help?

In 2016, the RCI Foundation is implemented a focused effort on various initiatives within our organization.  We want to give you, our wonderful donors, the opportunity to choose to earmark your pledges and donations in the areas that matter most to you!
As such, we are garnering focus on four separate initiatives, each encompassing a different area supporting our industry.  Please take a moment to make yourself familiar with what the RCI Foundation is doing!