Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
333
Days
February 1 2022
Application Deadline
N/A
Renewable
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What you'll need:
  • Checkmark Other - Proof of Hawaii Residency, Work Samples
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Essay
  • Checkmark Personal Photograph
  • Checkmark Recommendations Or References
  • Checkmark Resume
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Hawaii Chapter/David T. Woolsey Scholarship

Description

This scholarship was established in memory of David T. Woolsey, an alumnus of California Polytechnic University and former principal in the firm of Woolsey, Miyabara and Associates. The award provides funds for educational or professional development purposes exclusively. The award is open to currently-enrolled third-, fourth-, or fifth-year undergraduate students or master's students studying landscape architecture at Landscape Architecture Accreditation Board (LAAB) accredited/candidacy programs in the United States. To be eligible, the applicants university must be within the Hawaii Chapter ASLA boundary* or the applicant's permanent residence must be in Hawaii. *At this time, the only accredited/candidacy program in Hawaii is the University of Hawaii at Manoa's Master of Landscape Architecture program. Proof of Hawaii Residency: Upload a PDF or JPG copy of your Hawaii driver license or identification card, most recent federal tax return, or other proof of residency. This is only necessary for applicants who do not attend a university within the Hawaii Chapter ASLA boundary. Letter of Recommendation: Provide the e-mail address for the recommender and instructions will be sent to them. Upload your original essay in PDF format. In 500 words or less, provide autobiographical information and state your personal and professional goals. The essay should be no more than two pages with margins of at least 1, 10-point or larger font, and no images or graphics. Please include Applicant Name/Essay/Scholarship Name and page number on each page. Work Samples (3 page max): Upload three 8.5x11 work samples in one PDF document. Each should include explanatory text describing the project. If it was a group project, state this and describe your role. Please include Applicant Name/Work Samples/Scholarship Name and page number on each page. Provide a color headshot in jpg format that is at least 1800x1200 pixels. It should be horizontally-oriented, well-lit with a simple background, and include your entire head and shoulders. LAF retains the right to use any submitted photo on our website and in other materials promoting LAFs scholarship programs. Bio for the LAF Website (150 word max): Provide a short bio in PDF, Microsoft Word, or TXT format. In 150 words or less, describe your background, current educational pursuits, future plans, and any other personal interests or activities. Resume (2 page max). Upload your resume or CV in PDF format. It should include your education, professional experience, extra-curricular activities, and honors and awards. Please include Applicant Name/Resume/Scholarship Name and page number on each page.

Amount Details

$2,000
Low Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkMust study full-time
  • CheckmarkRestricted to residents of Guam
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying in Hawaii
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Landscape Architecture

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Other - Proof of Hawaii Residency, Work Samples
  • Checkmark Application Form
  • Checkmark Essay
  • Checkmark Personal Photograph
  • Checkmark Recommendations Or References
  • Checkmark Resume
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Contact Danielle Carbonneau
Program Manager
scholarships@lafoundation.org
Tel: 202-331-7071 ext. 14 Address 1200 17th Street NW
Suite 210
Washington, DC 20036