Scholarships for Urban Planning Majors

Urban planners have a significant impact on how cities are developed and re-developed. And if you aspire to have a career in this engaging and rewarding field, here's some good news: There are many scholarship opportunities available to urban planning majors. These scholarships typically are funded by local foundations, industry groups and government agencies, among other organizations. Often, applicants must meet a minimum GPA to be eligible. Financial need or minority status also may be considered. The application process for these scholarships may include submitting letters of recommendation, a personal statement and official transcripts. If you're planning for a career in urban planning, be sure to check out the scholarship opportunities below.

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View Details Wisconsin Garden Club Federation Scholarship Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region, Inc.
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Feb-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Horticulture|Botany|Landscape Design|Forestry|Environmental Studies|Agronomy|Landscape Architecture|Floriculture|Plant Pathology|City Planning|Land Management|
  • Residence: Live in |Wisconsin|
  • School (College): Attend an |University|College|
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The Wisconsin Garden Club Federation Scholarship is awarded to a student pursuing a degree in horticulture, floriculture, landscape design, landscape architecture, botany, forestry, agronomy, plant pathology, environmental studies, city planning, land management.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.0
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  • 1,500
  • 1 award
  • August 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Geography|Urban Studies|Urban Planning|Environmental Studies|Urban Policy|
  • Ethnicity: Be |African American/Black|
  • School (College): Attend an |Historically Black College|Historically Black University|
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The Robert A. Catlin/David W. Long Memorial Fellowship was established to promote the profession of urban planning among Black students and build a community of Black planning professionals who supports one another.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Carolyn A. Craig Scholarship Community Foundation for the Fox Valley Region, Inc.
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  • 2,000
  • 1 award
  • Feb-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Horticulture|Botany|Landscape Design|Forestry|Environmental Studies|Agronomy|Landscape Architecture|Floriculture|Plant Pathology|City Planning|Land Management|
  • Residence: Live in |Wisconsin|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College junior|College senior|
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This scholarship was established to honor Carolyn A. Craig's garden club work and her career in volunteerism. Carolyn has been a very active garden club member on the local, district and state levels since joining the Green Thumbelina/Willow River Garden Club in 1964. She was a President of the Wisconsin Garden Club Federation (WGCF), a nationally accredited Flower Show Judge and a Master Landscape Consultant. This scholarship in her honor benefits incoming college junior or senior students pursuing the study of horticulture, floriculture, landscape design/architecture, botany, forestry, agronomy, plant pathology, environmental studies, city planning, land management or other related studies.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Urban Planning|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Hispanic|
  • School (College): |Accredited by the Planning Accreditation Board|
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The Latinos & Planning Division Scholarship is awarded to junior and senior undergraduate students and masters degree students. Applicants must be a Latino student majoring in urban planning.
  • competition 2.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Eric Hall Scholarship Fund Coastal Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 2,000
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Major: Study |Engineering|Architecture|Urban Planning|Construction Management|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |San Dieguito High School District|Carlsbad Union High School District|
  • Extracurricular: |Community Service|
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This scholarship was established to benefit students from San Dieguito and Carlsbad Union High School District. Students must be pursuing study in the fields of engineering, architecture, construction management or those interested in urban & city planning.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Major: Study |Urban Planning|Public Policy|Public Administration|
  • Residence: |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • School (College): |US Accredited College or University|
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Public Administration and Public Policy Degrees Graduate Level Scholarship is provided to a student pursuing a graduate degree in Public Administration or Public Policy. The awardee will receive $500 fund to support their education.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details The Reagan Family Scholarship Endowment Foundation for Outdoor Advertising Research and Education (FOARE)
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  • 4,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Urban Planning|City Planning|
  • School (College): Attend |University of Utah (UT)|University of Texas, TX|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|
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This scholarship was established to recognize the contributions of the Reagan Foundation, a Utah-based non-profit organization, to the outdoor advertising industry. The award supports qualified graduate students in the field of city or urban planning or a similar discipline. Students enrolled at the University of Utah or the University of Texas are preferred. If there is no qualified candidate for the scholarship from the two preferred schools, students enrolled at other academic institutions are also eligible. Recipient of this scholarship may be asked to attend and participate in educational opportunities related to the outdoor advertising industry, possibly to include attending a national industry meeting.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Study Scholarship for Architecture German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Oct-31-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Architecture|Interior Design|Urban Planning|Landscape Architecture|Monument Conservation|Urban Development|Regional Planning|Landscape Planning|
  • Age / Grade Level: |Graduate Student|
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The Study Scholarship for Architecture is awarded to students pursuing a degree in Architecture, Interior Design, Monument Conservation, Urban Planning, Urban Development, Regional Planning, Landscape Architecture, Landscape Planning.
  • competition 4.0
  • effort level 2.0
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • Feb-28-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +3 More
  • Major: Study |Mechanical Engineering|Architecture|Business|Accounting|Management|Finance|Real Estate|Architectural Engineering|Drafting|Urban Planning|Industrial Arts Education|Real Estate Sales|Structural Engineering|Building Trades|
  • School (K-12): |Franklin Community High School, Franklin, IN|Whiteland Community High School, Whiteland, IN|Mount Vernon High School, Fortville, IN|
  • Residence: Live in |Franklin, IN|Whiteland, IN|
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Richard Crosser, established the Richard H. Crosser Memorial Scholarship to help students planning a career in building/construction trades industry. Applicants must be graduating students from Franklin Community High School or Whiteland Community High School with at least 2.5 GPA.
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details AWAF scholarship awards Association for Women in Architecture
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  • n/a
  • 1 award
  • n/a
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Major: Study |Architecture|Interior Design|Urban Planning|Landscape Architecture|Environmental Design|Land Planning|
  • Residence: Live in |California|
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The AWAF scholarship awards are awarded to a student pursuing major in Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Urban and Land Planning, Interior Design or Environmental Design. Applicants must be residents of California or attending a California school
  • competition 3.0
  • effort level 1.5
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