BigRentz, an online construction equipment rental marketplace, announced the winners of its inaugural scholarship program for students pursuing higher education in engineering and film studies. From more than 350 entries, the company selected the winners based on their understanding and vision for their fields, as conveyed through their essays.
Lauren Brabson, a senior majoring in Mechanical Engineering at Texas A&M, and Joshua Leong, a freshman majoring in Film Production at New York University, Tisch School of Arts, were each awarded a $5,000 scholarship to offset educational expenses.
With 1,600 rental partners and 8,000 locations, BigRentz represents the largest equipment rental network in the nation. It simplifies procurement and logistics challenges by also offering educational and informative content related to construction, engineering, safety and the application of emerging technology to construction.