AACE International’s Education Fund is a special purpose program that includes a financial investment vehicle and repository whose income proceeds are used to financially support significant programs of the AACE Education Board. The Education Fund is a long term program for the advancement of the art of cost engineering education and knowledge, and includes focused research and training at colleges, universities and related venues. The Education Fund is managed and promoted by AACE’s Education Board.
The Education Board is responsible for the planning and recommendation of Education Fund solicitation programs.
Two general types of programs may be supported within the auspices of the Education Fund:
- Education-related programs supported by Education Fund proceeds; and
- Programs initiated and supported by monies provided by an outside source for a specific project.