AIA St. Louis Scholarship Fund
The AIA St. Louis Scholarship Fund was founded in 1965 to assist students from the greater St. Louis region enrolled in accredited by the National Architecture Accrediting Board (NAAB). Today the AIA St. Louis Scholarship Fund is one of the largest scholarship programs in the country. Financial support is provided to students entering their third, fourth or fifth year of studies. Support is also provided to St. Louis residents enrolled in an NAAB accredited graduate school of architecture.
All applications for the AIA St. Louis Scholarship Fund are now processed through St. Louis Graduates at www.stlouisgraduates.org.
To apply, click HERE where you will first establish an account in Scholarship Central by completing the general application. You will then scroll through the list of scholarships to find the AIA St. Louis Scholarship Fund to upload its application.
Each application will be required to attend a personal interview with the Trustees of the Fund and the interviews will include a portfolio review.
The named AIA St. Louis Scholarship funds are:
• Ralph Ranft Fund
• George E. Kassabaum Fund
• Ada & Rex Becker Fund
• Kenneth Wischmeyer Fund
• The Masonry Institute, Bricklayers Local No. 1, Mason Contractors Fund
• Peter Olhausen Fund
The trustees will determine which fund is applicable for each candidate; the applicant does not apply for a particular fund.
Trustees of the AIA St. Louis Scholarship Fund are:
Chair: Robert Winters, AIA of OWH, Inc.
Secretary: Grace Corbin, AIA of Christner Inc.
Treasurer: John Berendzen, AIA of Fox Architects
Trustee: Karl Grice, AIA of The Grice Group
Trustee: David Polzin, AIA of CannonDesign St. Louis
To donate via the website, click HERE.
The AIA St. Louis Scholarship Fund is an IRS recognized 501 (c) 3. As such, donations are tax deductible and gifts may be received in care of AIA St. Louis at 911 Washington Avenue, Suite 100, St. Louis, MO 63101 and payable to the AIA St. Louis Scholarship Fund or one of the above named funds.