2021 Architects Foundation Scholars Selected

July 13, 2021

We’re excited to announce the 2021 recipients for four scholarship programs—the Diversity Advancement Scholarship, Payette Sho-Ping Chin Memorial Academic Scholarship, a/e ProNet David W. Lakamp AIA Scholarship, Yann Weymouth Graduate Scholarship. These scholarships support future leaders of the profession in equity, diversity, and sustainability.

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Melissa Smith

2021 Grad Reflection: Melissa Smith

June 29, 2021

Melissa Smith, a 2020-2021 AF/McAslan Fellow and Masters of Architecture graduate from the University of Kansas, shares reflections on her architecture studies, her fellowship, and what’s next as she starts her career.

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Sherwin-Williams endows Diversity Advancement Scholarship

April 28, 2021

WASHINGTON–  The Sherwin-Williams Company has made a permanent endowment to  the Architects Foundation to support a Diversity Advancement Scholarship. Through their $150,000 gift, Sherwin-Williams will support a minority architecture student’s career path by funding their college experience with $20,000, to be distributed evenly over the course of up to five years. “At Sherwin-Williams we are … Continue reading Sherwin-Williams endows Diversity Advancement Scholarship

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Five strategic partnerships making an impact in 2021

February 09, 2021

Source: Digital Media Solutions This year, Black History Month is hitting a little differently for a lot of people, and brands are responding accordingly. After a year of COVID-19, in which Black and Brown people were disproportionately impacted, and the racial justice uprisings in the summer of 2020, the expectation from consumers is that brands and retailers will take … Continue reading Five strategic partnerships making an impact in 2021

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