Scholarship Detail

CIEF Scholarships in Architecture

Program Information

Deadline Month: March
Application Deadline Dates: TBA
Award Amount: $4,000
Founded in 1995, the CIEF Scholarships in Architecture is open to minority* students pursuing a career in Architecture and is intended to help increase the representation of minorities in the Architecture profession.
Type: Undergraduate Study, Graduate Study
Application Available: Organization Website

Eligibility Requirements

Class Level: Freshman, Senior
Area of Study: Engineering
Application Form: Yes
Descriptors: Minority
Restricted: 1.Must have a permanent California address 2. Must demonstrate minority* status 3. Must be enrolled as a first-year new or community college transfer student, pursuing a Bachelor of Architecture Degree or a five-year Master of Architecture program from an NAAB-accredited school or college OR be enrolled as a first-year new community college student, pursuing a degree within the state of California with the intention of transferring to a Bachelor or Master of Architecture Program from an NAAB-accredited school or college.

Submission Requirements

Application Form: Yes
Personal Essay: Yes
Other Submission Requirements: Yes
Other Submission Requirements Notes: 1. Attach proof of minority* status (e.g. copy of birth certificate) 2. Attach a copy of an acceptance letter from an NAAB**-accredited Bachelor of Architecture of five-year Master of Architecture program (must be submitted by August 2, 2021) OR Attach a copy of an acceptance/enrollment letter from a community college within the state of California (ensure to highlight if the community college has an articulated architectural program) 3. Recent headshot

Further Information

Katie Carbone
kcarbone@cief.foundation
916.465.8346