Who Can Apply:
- This scholarship is intended to benefit the profession of landscape architecture by helping to bring young creative individuals into the profession who may not otherwise have the financial ability to cover all the costs of their educational program. The use of funds is restricted to tuition, books, and program-required supplies within the school year of the award.
- Eligible applicants are United States citizens who are undergraduate students in the final two years of study in landscape architecture at Cal Poly Pomona or Cal Poly San Luis Obispo -or- are pursuing a Landscape Architecture Certificate at UCLA Extension. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and a minimum grade point average of “B.”
- Financial Aid Form
Complete this online form with information about your financial needs and any financial assistance you currently receive.
- 2 Letters of Recommendation
Letters must come from current professors who are familiar with the applicant’s character and goals in pursuing an education in landscape architecture. Provide the e-mail address for each recommender and instructions will be sent to them.
- Essay (2 page max)
Upload your original essay in PDF format. In 500 words or less, describe your aspirations, ability to surmount obstacles, high level of drive, and need for financial assistance. 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.
Deadline: February 1, 2022
Learn More: https://www.lafoundation.org/what-we-do/scholarships/student-scholarships/awards-available/peridian-scholarship