Hayward Lumber Announces Scholarship in Memory of Edgar Contreras

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Hayward Lumber announces the Hayward Lumber/Edgar Contreras Memorial Scholarship at California Polytechnic State University San Luis Obispo

The scholarship was established by Hayward Lumber in memory of Edgar Contreras, a beloved employee who tragically lost his life in 2017. The scholarship supports students from San Luis Obispo or Santa Barbara County majoring in Construction Management.

Edgar worked at the Santa Maria Branch for many years in several positions, all while pursuing a degree in engineering. Edgar’s love of life, soccer and community was evident in his happy accommodating style. His dedication and experience made him a favorite team member.
The same principles that guided Edgar in his life are core to the Cal Poly philosophy of Learn by Doing – A powerful combination of academic expertise and hands-on experience.

Cal Poly Scholarship

Cal Poly is a nationally ranked public university located in San Luis Obispo, California. Information about Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and how to apply for the Hayward Lumber/Edgar Contreras Memorial Scholarship is available online here.