ENV - Landscape Architecture - California Landscape Architecture Student Scholarship Fund (CLASS Fund)

The California Landscape Architecture Student Scholarship Fund (CLASS Fund) is supported by landscape architects and green industry professionals in Southern California, and is the most substantial professional scholarship program in landscape architecture. This scholarship is provided to fund Landscape Architecture students with financial need, strong leadership qualities and the potential to expand the discipline of landscape architecture.

Scholarship will be awarded for the 2019-2020 academic year.

Criteria:

  • Full-time student, any year level
  • Demonstrate financial need:(2019-2020 Federal Application for Free Student Aid (FAFSA) required)
  • Leadership potential
  • Community involvement
  • Department GPA should be 3.0 or better

Specific Application Requirements:

  • Completed application
  • Letter of intent specifically addressing the applicant’s educational goals, financial need and the opportunity afforded by the scholarship
  • A4 Size digital portfolio:
    – Maximum of 8 page spreads of A4 size (16 total pages)
    – Portfolio projects that support application and applicant’s design capabilities
  • NO letters of recommendation are required

Post-award requirements include:

*A thank-you letter to the donor
*Report of findings
*A public presentation of work/ideas supported by funds
*A hard copy of portfolios and all required documents including a thank you letter to department office

If you have any questions please contact Andrew Wilcox, Department Chair at aowilcox@cpp.edu or Mr. Kris Penrose, Department Administrative Coordinator at kapenrose@cpp.edu.

To begin the application process, please complete your general application first, then proceed to search this scholarship in the “Opportunities>>Recommended” Tab and click on APPLY.

Award
$2,000.00
Deadline
03/02/2020
Supplemental Questions
  1. I have a record of Community Involvement and Leadership Capabilities as demonstrated in my description of my activities in my Bronco Scholarship Application.
  2. Please upload your application packet which should include:
    1) Cover letter with the title of the scholarship, your name and your current grade-level.
    2) Letter of intent specifically addressing your educational goals, financial need and the opportunity afforded by the scholarship.
    3) A4 size digital portfolio, maximum of 8 page spreads of A4 size (16 total pages) including portfolio projects that support your application and your design capabilities.
  3. If selected for this scholarship, I agree to provide a hard copy of my portfolio and all required documents.
  4. If awarded this scholarship, I agree to do a public presentation of my work/ideas that are supported by the funds.