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November 15, 2018
AIA National

AIA National is Offering Academic Scholarships

By Tiffany Mercer-Robbins

Need funding for school? Check out this list of scholarships:

Gensler Diversity Scholarship
Jeffrey Ostrander | 202-626-7524

The Gensler Diversity Scholarship awards underrepresented and minority students enrolled in U.S. not-for-profit NAAB-accredited architecture programs with academic scholarships and summer internship opportunities. The first prize winner will receive $20,000, and the second prize winner receive $10,000 in scholarship. 

Deadline: Wednesday, January 16, 2019


Payette Sho-Ping Chin Memorial Academic Scholarship
Amanda Malloy | 202-626-7577

AIA Fellow Sho-Ping Chin shaped the national discourse on women in design and co-founded the AIA Women's Leadership Summit. This $10,000 scholarship is awarded to a woman entering at least her third year of undergraduate study or any level of graduate study within an accredited architecture program. 

Deadline: Wednesday, January 16, 2019


Yann Weymouth Graduate Scholarship
Amanda Malloy | 202-626-7577

This $5,000 scholarship will be awarded to a student whose work demonstrates an exemplary focus at the design intersection of sustainability, resilience, wellness and beauty. Students in any level of graduate study within a NAAB-accredited architecture program are eligible. 

To help the scholarship recipient establish contacts within the profession and receive deeper insights about the field, they will be mentored by Yann Weymouth, AIA for the scholarship year. 

Deadline: Wednesday, January 16, 2019


Diversity Advancement Scholarship
Amanda Malloy | 202-626-7577

The Diversity Advancement Scholarship is one way the Architects Foundation and AIA help minority students pursue a successful career in architecture. Know students who dream of becoming an architect?
Applications are now open through January 16, 2019.




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