About the scholarship
Chicago Women in Architecture [CWA] is a not-for-profit, volunteer organization that exists as a forum for women in Architecture and related professions. Each year Chicago Women in Architecture awards a scholarship to a female student in the last year of studies, with an outstanding Design Studio Project. The $2000 Scholarship is awarded at the CWA Scholarship Brunch, where her author presents the winning entry.
Applicants must be female architecture students scheduled to graduate in the 2013/2014 Academic Year (December 2013 or May 2014) with a M. Arch or a five year B. Arch Degree from a NAAB Accredited Architectural Program in the State of Illinois. There is no limit of student submission per school.
Illinois Institute of Technology
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Southern Illinois University Carbondale
University of Illinois at Chicago
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Registration Deadline January 31, 2013 (early registration is encouraged)
Submission Deadline January 31, 2013
Winner announcement TBD April, 2013 – CWA Scholarship Brunch
Jury team will be composed by CWA Executive Board members, Board of Directors members, and recognized architecture practitioners.
CWA winner will receive a $2000 scholarship and a one-year membership to Chicago Women in Architecture, along with two tickets for the Spring Brunch event. The winning project will be featured in detail at the CWA website. IDP credits will be available for winning entry.