The deadline for student applications for our AIAWV Scholarship, funded by the West Virginia Foundation for Architecture, has been extended to Wednesday, November 25, 2020.
Applicants must be a West Virginia resident as established by the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission’s Rules and Policies, Series 25: Residency Classification for Admission and Fee Purposes and have completed six or more semesters in a NAAB accredited undergraduate Bachelor of Architecture or in pre-professional Bachelor of Arts or Science in Architecture undergraduate program with the intent to enroll in an accredited Master’s program or be enrolled/accepted in a NAAB accredited Master of Architecture program by May 30th, 2020. Over the past thirty-two years, we have proudly distributed over $297,000.00 among 116 students at colleges and universities across the country.
Once applications are received and reviewed, selected candidate will be inviteds for interviews here at the Charleston, WV offices during their December recess from school – Due to Covid-19 concerns, this meeting will likely occur virtually. Soon after, scholarships will be awarded to those selected and the awards will then be sent to their respective schools in time for the spring semester. Our application process is online this year and can be found at: https://aiawv.submittable.com/submit
Should you have any questions regarding the process or requirements, call AIA West Virginia’s Executive Director, Judy Belcher, at (304) 344-9872 or email Judy@aiawv.org.