Architecture school tuition is among the most expensive for a higher education degree. This is before the cost of materials, food, housing, and expensive software. If you are looking for a little bit of financial help for school, or you are interested in winning an award to travel around the world, we have put together a list of architecture-specific scholarships and fellowships! Check back here for up-to-date information on scholarships, grants, and awards available to architecture students!

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National ScholarshipsInternational ScholarshipsRegional Scholarships/CompetitionsInternshipsARE (Architectural Registration Exams) ScholarshipsFellowships & Other Opportunities
Name URL Provider Requirements Deadline
AIA National Scholarships AIA / Varies Varies Varies
Legit Course Reviewers $1000 Scholarship Program Legit Course Reviewers Must be a legal United States / Canada resident or hold a valid student visa. Must be enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program in an accredited Canadian or U.S. college or university. Must be 18 years or older. Write 500 words of an article about: “Advantages and Disadvantages Of Online Learning“ 6/20/2025

Name URL Provider Requirements Deadline
Vectorworks Design Scholarship Vectorworks Current undergraduate and graduate students in major disciplines related to architecture, landscape architecture, landscape design, entertainment and interior design Varies by country $1,000 Scholarship for International Students
  • You must be an international student, that is, you cannot be a citizen or a permanent resident of a country that you will be studying in Fall 2024
  • You must be a current or a prospective student who will be enrolled in a postsecondary degree program (Diploma, Associate’s, Bachelor’s, Master’s, Ph.D., as well as professional programs like law and medicine) in Fall 2024
May 31, 2024

Name URL Provider Requirements Deadline
AIA Architects League of Northern New Jersey Scholarships AIA Architects League of Northern New Jersey Scholarships are awarded to architecture students attending an NAAB accredited architecture school in Fall 2024 , and students must have residency in Bergen, Hudson, Passaic or Sussex County, New Jersey May 14, 2024
2023-2024 U.S. Green Building Council Midwest Student Design Competition U.S. Green Building Council, sponsored by the Detroit Region Students must be enrolled in a Midwest higher education institution during the time frame of the competition, which includes community colleges through graduate-level institutions. Projects may or may not be entered under course credit but must have a faculty sponsor named. Individual or team entries are allowed as either single discipline or multi-discipline teams. Architecture, Urban Planning and Urban Design programs are encouraged to participate. Registration Deadline: May 10, 2024

Submission Deadline: June 30, 2024

AIARI Architectural Forum Scholarships AIARI Architectural Forum To be eligible applicants must be either: Enrolled in a NAAB-accredited undergraduate or graduate architecture program in Rhode Island, or a Rhode Island resident enrolled in a NAAB-accredited undergraduate or graduate architecture program in another state. Applicants must be returning to continue their professional studies in the 2024 – 2025 academic year. 6/14/2024
Architecture School Scholarship Program AIA Long Beach/South Bay Los Angeles County 7/23/2024

Name URL Provider Requirements Deadline

Name URL Provider Requirements Deadline
Architect Registration Examination Scholarship AIA Long Beach/South Bay Must be an Associate Member of the AIA Long Beach/South Bay 6/10/2024

Name URL Provider Requirements Deadline
NOMA Foundation Fellowship NOMA & AIA LFRT Applicants must be members of NOMA before April 1, 2022; must be (a) currently enrolled in their final 2 years of a 4-year undergraduate program, (b) currently enrolled in their final 3 years of 5-year undergraduate program, or (c) currently enrolled as a graduate student in an M.Arch program. N/A
Hart Howerton Fellowship Hart Howerton The program is open to students who will be entering their final year of study in September 2023 and provides an opportunity for Fellows to pursue a research topic of their choice along with an internship in Hart Howerton’s New York or San Francisco office. N/A
2024 HBCU Summer Design Fellowship AECOM Must be enrolled in an accredited HBCU. Majors: Architecture, Urban Planning, Interior Design. Junior level to recent graduate. Recommendation from a Professor. Resume and portfolio of recent work. Written statement (150-300 words): Why I would like to be an AECOM HBCU Fellow. For more details, visit the site. February 10, 2024
2024 Historically Black Colleges and Universities Internship (HBCUI) Summer Architect through Historic Buildings Survey Historic Buildings Survey Current student or recent graduate (no more than two years) from a Historically Black College and University
US citizen or permanent resident
Participation in workshop in Washington, D.C from August 4th – August 10th, 2024
For more details, visit the site.
February 11, 2024
2024 Habitat-USAID/BHA Humanitarian Shelter and Settlements (HS&S) Fellowship Habitat for Humanity and USAID/BHA Fellowship opportunities are open to U.S. citizens or permanent residents enrolled full-time in accredited graduate school programs in the U.S. or U.S. citizens studying abroad in a discipline such as city, urban, environmental or regional planning; architecture or architectural engineering; civil or environmental engineering; international or development studies; humanities or social studies; or similar disciplines. February 29, 2024