core purpose

To strengthen the business environment for our member firms through government advocacy, political action, and business education.

Mission Statement

“Professional engineers and surveyors dedicated to building a better California.”

2022 Scholarship winners

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Every year, the ACEC California Scholarship Foundation seeks the best and brightest engineering and land surveying students in California and awards scholarships to them. Over the years, ACEC California has awarded over $650,000 in cash grants to hundreds of outstanding students.

ACEC California, Orange County Chapter announced the recipients of the 2021 – 2022 Scholarship Foundation awards. The Orange County Chapters Scholarship Foundation annually awards scholarships to deserving graduate or undergraduate college students working toward a degree in engineering or land surveying, with the top award recipients nominated to apply for the ACEC National scholarship competition.

For more information contact our Scholarship Chair Director, Chris Diaz at

this year our chapter awarded 5 recipients totaling $24,000

Mika Carty

Environmental Engineering

Cal State Fullerton

Ava Mattis

Environmental Engineering

California Polytechnic State University

Olivia Ernst

Mechanical engineering

California Institute of Technology

Mariam Youssef

civil engineering

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

kirill rogovoy

civil engineering

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona