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EDSA Minority Scholarship

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$5,000
2 Awards Given
Deadline
February 1, 2022
241 Days Left
Award Information
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The EDSA Diversity Scholarship was established to help African American, Hispanic, Native American and minority students of other cultural and ethnic backgrounds continue their landscape architecture education. Eligible candidates are in their final two years of undergraduate study or pursuing a graduate degree in landscape architecture. 2 Letters of Recommendation: 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 a design or research effort you plan to pursue, including an explanation of how it will contribute to the advancement of the profession and your ethnic heritage. 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.

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Minimum GPA
0
Ethnicity / Heritage
American Indian/Alaska Native
Asian/Pacific Islander
African-American/Black
Hispanic
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
School Location
Not Specified
Area of Study
Landscape Architecture
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required
Scholarship Sponsor
Scholarship Sponsor
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Organization
Landscape Architecture Foundation
Address
1200 17th Street NW Suite 210
Washington, DC 20036
Telephone
(202) 331-7073-14
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Win a $2,000 Scholarship!

1st Financial Bank USA wants to celebrate those who recognize the importance of pursuing educational and financial goals with the 1st Financial Bank USA Financial Goals Scholarship.