ACI Foundation

The ACI Foundation is one of the 501(c)3 subsidiary organizations in the ACI family of companies

OUR MISSION: To make strategic investments in ideas, research, and people to create the future of the concrete industry.

OUR VISION: ACI Foundation envisions a future where everyone has the knowledge needed to use concrete effectively to meet the demands of a changing world.

HOW WE MAKE AN IMPACT: ACI Foundation supports a wide range of research and educational initiatives that contribute to keeping the concrete industry at the forefront of technological advances in material composition, design, and construction. We engage with industry partners, invest in students and research, share knowledge, and provide programs to encourage innovation and new technology.

Our volunteers and employees work together to advance our fundamental beliefs—building the future.


Concrete Research Council
Advances the knowledge and sustainable aspects of concrete materials, construction, and structures by soliciting, selecting, financing, and publishing research.

Concrete Innovation Council
Identifies technologies and innovation that are aligned with ACI and industry strategies and helps implement their uses when appropriate.

Scholarship Council
Supports our future concrete innovators and leaders by administering fellowships and scholarships to help bridge the financial gap for students.


2025 Technology Forum
Hotel Clio, A Luxury Collection Hotel
150 Clayton Lane
Denver, CO 80206
August 12 – 14, 2025

Support Our Mission

  • Change students’ lives with a scholarship or fellowship
  • Increase the number of future leaders in our industry
  • Connect students with mentors
  • Invest in concrete-related research and technological advancements that propel our industry forward
  • Create legacy and community by honoring accomplishments of our industry leaders

  • 100% of mission-directed donations go to the beneficiaries – students, research, and technology.

    Ways to Donate