Scholarships for American Indians

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Tribes and Nations  - Misc. and Other Minorities


EDSA Minority Scholarship

Landscape Architecture Foundation

Attn: Scholarship Program

818 18th Street, N.W., Suite 810

Washington, DC 20006-3520

(202) 331-7070          Fax: (202) 331-7079

E-mail: scholarships@lafoundation.orge

Web: www.laprofession.org

Purpose

To provide financial assistance to Native American and other minority college students who are interested in studying landscape architecture.

Eligibility

This program is open to African American, Hispanic, Native American, and minority college students of other cultural and ethnic backgrounds.  Applicants must be entering their final 2 years of undergraduate study in landscape architecture. Along with their applications, they must submit a 500-word essay on a design or research effort they plan to pursue (explaining how it will contribute to the advancement of the profession and their ethnic heritage), work samples, and 2 letters of recommendation.  Selection is based on professional experience, community involvement, extracurricular activities, and financial need.

Financial data

 The stipend is $3,500

Additional information

This scholarship was formerly designated the Edward D. Stone, Jr. and Associates Minority Scholarship.

Number awarded

1 each year

Deadline

February of each year