Scholarships

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Scholarships 2017-08-16T19:53:44+00:00

This page provides a list of scholarships available for Landscape 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.

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation

The Cooke Foundation’s scholarship programs are designed to encourage and support outstanding students who work hard and have financial need. Our scholarships provide financial assistance and academic support to high school, undergraduate, and graduate students.

UNDERGRADUATE TRANSFER Scholarship

This scholarship for top community college students seeking to complete their bachelor’s degrees is the largest private scholarship for community college transfer students in the country.

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COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

This scholarship rewards excellence by supporting high-achieving high school seniors with financial need who seek to attend the nation’s best four-year colleges and universities.

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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.

Steven G. King Play Environments Scholarship

Landscape Architecture

Open to graduate landscape architecture students with a demonstrated interest and aptitude in the design of play environments. Applicants may also be in their final two years of undergraduate study in LAAB-accredited schools.

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Courtland Paul Scholarship

Landscape Architecture

For U.S. citizens in their final two years at a Landscape Architecture Accreditation Board accredited school. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and have a minimum grade point average of “C.”

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ASLA Council of Fellows Scholarship

Landscape Architecture

For U.S. citizens or permanent resident aliens who are third-, fourth-, or fifth-year undergraduates at Landscape Architecture Accreditation Board (LAAB) accredited programs of landscape architecture.

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EDSA Minority Scholarship

Landscape Architecture

Open to African American, Hispanic, Native American and minority students of other cultural and ethnic backgrounds to support landscape architecture education in the final two years of undergraduate study.

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World Studio Scholarship

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.

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Rain Bird Intelligent Use of Water™ Scholarship

Horticulture or Irrigation Science Student – Landscape Architecture

Open to outstanding landscape architecture, horticulture or irrigation science students in their final two years of undergraduate study (third-, fourth-, or fifth-year students) who have demonstrated commitment to the profession through participation in extracurricular activities and exemplary scholastic achievements.

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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.

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Department of Landscape Architecture
Modesto A. Maidique Campus
Paul L. Cejas School of Architecture Building
11200 SW 8th Street - PCA 277B Miami, Florida 33199
Contact
Zinaida Hirlemann
PH: 305-348-6914 | Fx: 305-348-2650
E-Mail: zhirlema@fiu.edu