Chicago Builds 2018-2019 Application

The application for next year’s Chicago Builds citywide construction training program is now open to all rising 11th and 12th grade (current 10th and 11th grade) CPS students!  Applications will be accepted until 5:00 PM on Friday, May 11, 2018.

While there are no minimum academic requirements for admission to Chicago Builds, priority will be given in the following order:

  • Rising 11th graders (current 10th graders)
  • Information session attendance
  • Completion and review of all associated paperwork
    • Construction Industry Interest Survey
    • Parental Consent Form
    • Student & Parent Expectations Contract

Once you complete Chicago Builds Application and Construction Industry Interest Survey, print the Student & Parent Expectations Contract and Parent Consent Form.  You must complete these two documents and submit paperwork to finalize your application.

Step 1 – Complete the online Chicago Builds Application and Construction Interest Survey

Step 2 – Print and complete the Parent Consent Form and Student and Parent Expectations Contract

Step 3 – Return all documents to the Chicago Builds office via e-mail (

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