Project Achievement Awards & Scholarship Program

Thank you to all who attended the Project Achievement & Scholarship Program Awards! 

We are proud to congratulate the recipients for this year’s Scholarship Awards. each of who received a plaque, and a check for $2,500. They are as follows:

  • Tyler Bratland, Undergrad at UIC
  • Xavier John, Undergrad at IIT
  • Tyler Kleinsasser, Undergrad at South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
  • Lufan Wang, Grad at UIUC


The Project Achievement Awards were based on the following categories:

Constructed value less than $25 Million: Benesch - 120th & Torrence Grade Separation - Chicago, IL

Constructed value greater than $25 Million: V3/TY Lin - Itasca, Illinois 


Constructed value less than $25 Million: JLL & McHugh - Ritz Carlton
Constructed value greater than $25 Million: Gilbane - Township High School District 113

Omega I-90 - 31 to Illinois Route 53 





March Luncheon Recap - Chicago Transit Authority Red/Purple Line Modernization

presented by Chris Bushell, Senior Vice President, Infrastructure

The Chicago Transit Authority operates and maintains the nation's second largest public transportation system serving the City of Chicago and neighboring communities.  The March presentation outlined the CTA's planned improvements for the Red and Purple Lines. See the presentation below. 

This event was sponsored by:

Happy holidays from CMAA and Nawic!

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NAWIC and CMAA Chicago were proud to join together to celebrate the year and the holiday season with our members. The party was on Wednesday, December 13th, held at Scout Waterhouse. We would like to thank everyone for your part in making the joint Holiday Party a huge success. Whether you had your hand in the coordination/preparation, or just attending… a great time was had by all and we were able to raffle off seven (7) bottles of wine! 

We look forward to partnering with other organizations in the future!

NAWIC's Core Purpose: To enhance the success of women in the construction industry.

Please contact Nora Degnan, ( if you are interested in NAWIC.