Eligibility: Open to students from all colleges of The New School
Application Deadline: Thursday, December 3, 2020
The Tishman family generously funds scholarships for students at Parsons and other schools of the university who show interest in, and a commitment to, sustainable development, design, and construction. Every fall semester, approximately $50,000 is awarded to the top applicants.
Student awards are made on the basis of the following considerations:
- Academic standing
- Demonstrable focus on sustainability issues
- Demonstrable civic engagement/social justice work relating to sustainability
- Involvement in projects that support sustainability in the infrastructure and ecology of their communities
To apply, click here. The application requires 1) a résumé that details work related to furthering sustainable design; 2) a cover letter that addresses past participation in sustainable practices, work, or projects and/or future projects or initiatives with a mission connected to sustainability; 3) and a letter of recommendation from a member of the faculty or community member who can speak to your commitment to and efforts for sustainability.
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