AIF Kirk Scholars announced for 2021

The Asphalt Institute Foundation (AIF) announced the newest recipients of the Bill and Shireen Kirk Scholarship Fund.

The scholarships are awarded annually to third- or fourth-year undergraduate, master’s or doctoral students studying business, chemistry, civil engineering, construction management, marketing or sales.

Scholarship funds totaling $25,500 were awarded to this group for the 2021-22 school year. Scholarship recipients will be referred to as “Kirk Scholars.”


Asphalt Pavement Alliance announces 2020 Perpetual Pavement awards

Twelve departments of transportation (DOTs) in the U.S. were named winners of the 2020 Perpetual Pavement Award (PPA) by the Asphalt Pavement Alliance (APA).

This number ties last year’s record of awards in a single year since the awards were first presented in 2001. The award celebrates long-life asphalt pavements that reflect the characteristics of a perpetual pavement design.