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IAR 03This page provides a list of scholarships available for Interior Architecture students. Some of these are in-house scholarships and others are national or international scholarships. FIU also maintains a database of general scholarships. These are posted at http://www.fiu.edu/scholarships. Please feel free to contact the department if you have a scholarship offering for which you would like our students to apply.


CARTA Dean’s Excellence Award
For Interior Architecture Students enrolling in their first year in college. This annual award is offered in both the fall and in the spring semesters.

Panorama Travel Scholarship Endowment

(2) Student Scholarship Awards of $500.00 each for students in any CARTA department

The Panorama Travel Scholarship Endowment was established in 2016 by Panorama Travel to support study abroad programs in the College of Communication, Architecture + The Arts.

Scholarship Criteria:

  • Student must have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher at the time of selection.
  • Recipients can be in any CARTA major, at the undergraduate or graduate level.
  • Funds are to be used to participate in a CARTA study abroad program.
  • Student must have a demonstrated record of community service.
  • Interested students must submit a one-page letter explaining the importance of foreign travel to their academic and professional career trajectories. This should be accompanied by at least one letter of recommendation from a professor who can attest to student’s academic potential.
  • Applications are due via the online portal at fiu.academicworks.com March 30, 2017. Scholarship awardees will be announced April 30, 2017. Funds will be dispersed in July 2017 for travel to be undertaken between May 1, 2017 and April 30, 2018.

World Studio Scholarship
Interior Architecture or Architecture
For students in: Animation, Architecture, Cartooning, Crafts, Environmental graphics, Film/theater design, Film/Video, Fine arts, Furniture design, Graphic design, Illustration, Industrial/product design, Interior design, Landscape architecture, New media, Photography, Surface/Textile design, and Urban planning.

Complete the Financial Aid information on the scholarship application and have it signed by your aid officer. Students must have financial need to be considered for this scholarship.

 

The American Architectural Foundation’s Traveling Fellowship at the Sir John Soane’s Museum
Interior Architecture or Architecture
For graduate students in the history of art, architecture, interior design or related fields, this $5000 annual grant is for students’ travel to England to research any aspect of Sir John Soane’s work or his museum and collections.

 

IFMA Scholarship
Interior Architecture or Architecture
For full-time students at a college, university, or technical school.

 

Charles D. Mayo Student Scholarship
Interior Architecture or Architecture
For full-time students who have completed four design courses in a post-secondary Interior Design or closely related program. The IFDA Educational Foundation will award at least one $1,000 scholarship for the academic year.

 

IFDA EF Part time Student Scholarship
Interior Architecture or Architecture
Open to part-time students enrolled in a continuing interior design or related program at an accredited school, who have completed four design courses in a post-secondary Interior Design or closely related program. Students must be currently enrolled in two or more courses at an accredited school, college or university.

 

IFDA Student Member Scholarship
Interior Architecture or Architecture
Offered to current IFDA student members in good students who have completed four courses in interior design or related field. An additional letter of recommendation from an IFDA Professional Member is required. The IFDA Educational Foundation will award a $2,000 Scholarship for the academic year to a full -time student member.

 

Vercille Voss Graduate Student Member Scholarship
Graduate Students – Interior Architecture or Related Field
Available to IFDA student members enrolled in a full-time graduate degree program in interior design or related field at an accredited university. Applicants must have completed four design courses in a post-secondary interior design or related program at an accredited school, college or university.

 

Ruth Clark Furniture Design Scholarship
Interior Architecture or Architecture
Offered to full-time students who have completed four courses in a post-secondary, accredited design program. This scholarship was established by the Carolinas Chapter to honor one of the chapter’s founding members.

 

Joel Polsky Academic Achievement Award
Interior Architecture or Architecture
Open to outstanding undergraduate or graduate student to recognize an interior design research or thesis project.

 

Yale R. Burge Competition
Interior Architecture or Architecture
Open to all students in their final year of undergraduate study enrolled in at least a three-year program of interior design. Award is designed to encourage students to seriously plan their portfolios.

 

The Rome Prize Fellowship in Landscape Architecture
Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Interior Architecture, Historic Preservation and Conservation, Literature, Musical Composition
Awarded annually to 15 emerging artists and 15 scholars (working in Ancient, Medieval, Renaissance and early Modern, or Modern Italian Studies). Rome Prize winners receive room, board and a study or studio. Six- and 11-month fellowships are awarded, with stipends of $10,500 and $21,000.

 

Ford Salute to Education Scholarships
All Fields of Study in Miami-Dade or Broward Counties
Offered to U.S. citizen students attending private, public or accredited high schools in Miami-Dade or Broward Counties. Students can apply in one or ten categories in the largest private scholarship program in South Florida – 220 scholarships for $1000 each are available.

 

Elder & Leemaur Publishers “Voice of the Future” Scholarship
All Fields of Study
Open to high school juniors and seniors and undergraduate students. $10,000 award.

 

NEWH Student Scholarships
Students studying hospitality fields including hospitality design
Open to students in their last two years of college.