Architecture scholarships now open!

November 07, 2022

The Architects Foundation, the philanthropic partner of The American Institute of Architects (AIA), is now accepting applications for five scholarships awards for architecture students and emerging professionals. Diversity Advancement Scholarship This multiyear scholarship supports high school and undergraduate minority students who are entering, enrolled in, or transferring into an undergraduate architecture program recognized by the … Continue reading Architecture scholarships now open!

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Cheyenne Yamada

Meet Cheyenne Yamada, 2022 Yann Weymouth Graduate Scholar

November 01, 2022

Earlier this year, the Architects Foundation awarded the 2022 Yann Weymouth Graduate Scholarship to Cheyenne Yamada. Yamada, a student at the University of Pennsylvania, will receive a $5,000 scholarship towards tuition for demonstrating an exemplary work focus of design that includes sustainability, resilience, wellness, and beauty. The scholarship honors practicing architect Yann Weymouth, FAIA, who … Continue reading Meet Cheyenne Yamada, 2022 Yann Weymouth Graduate Scholar

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Jada Cannon

Meet Jada Cannon, 2022 Payette Sho-Ping Chin Scholar

October 25, 2022

Earlier this year, the Architects Foundation awarded the 2022 Payette Sho-Ping Chin Memorial Academic Scholarship to Jada Cannon, a student at Cornell University. This award honors late architect Sho-Ping Chin, FAIA, a long-time principal at Payette and a healthcare practice leader who was instrumental in defining and elevating the national discourse for women in design. … Continue reading Meet Jada Cannon, 2022 Payette Sho-Ping Chin Scholar

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WLS grantees

AF announces 2022 Sho-Ping Chin Women’s Leadership Summit Grantees

September 01, 2022

The Architects Foundation is recognizing and supporting women in architecture with the Sho-Ping Chin Women’s Leadership Summit Grant. The Sho-Ping Chin WLS Grant provides travel and registration to the AIA Women’s Leadership Summit, empowering women through leadership, knowledge, and community. This year, the grant will fund ten women to attend the summit, which is being … Continue reading AF announces 2022 Sho-Ping Chin Women’s Leadership Summit Grantees

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2022 Architects Foundation Fireclay Tile Scholar Selected

August 05, 2022

The Architects Foundation has announced the recipients of its Diversity Advancement Scholarship, including the scholarship sponsored by Fireclay Tile. Oni Thornell of Brooklyn, NY will receive $4,000 per year towards tuition for up to five years to attend Syracuse University. “Fireclay Tile is thrilled to partner with the Architects Foundation to support talented, inquisitive, and … Continue reading 2022 Architects Foundation Fireclay Tile Scholar Selected

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