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Scholarships and Internships 2016/2017

The following scholarships reflect only those administrated directly through the CAED. Each department has additional scholarships that they administer. To see a list of these scholarships, click on the appropriate Department Scholarships link to the right. The number of scholarships listed are based on previous year amounts. Final awards may vary for 2016/17.

Applications

The CAED scholarship application is available for download here. Submit your completed application to the CAED Dean's Office by Noon on Monday, April 11, 2016.

Dr. Glen G. McRae Internship

This award is a paid internship and is offered to rekindle the caring spirit so aptly demonstrated by Dr. McRae during his counseling career at Cal Poly and his assignment to work with CAED students. The recipient of this internship will work for the CAED, under the direction of the Dean's office, during the 2016/17 academic year. Work duties will include supporting EDES 123 or other class as determined by the Associate Dean. 

Award: 1 [Estimated at $15/hour for approximately 40 hours]

Eligibility:

  • All majors in the CAED
  • 4th or 5th year standing in the 16/17 academic year
  • Demonstrated interest in Cal Poly and multicultural student activities
  • Competence in graphics and basic design
  • Availability to work approximately 40 hours as an intern on campus during the 2016/17 academic year

Selection Process: The CAED Scholarship Committee, under the direction of the Associate Dean, will select the recipients from among the qualified applicants. 

Herbert Collins Scholarship

This scholarship is made possible through a generous endowment to the university in honor of Julian A. McPhee, the first president of Cal Poly.

Awards: 12-18 [Estimated at over $1000 each] 

Eligibility:

  • All majors in the CAED
  • Junior, senior, or graduate students in 16/17 academic year
  • Financial need optional
  • Minimum 3.00 GPA
  • Demonstrated outstanding worthiness

Selection Process: The CAED Scholarship Committee, under the direction of the Associate Dean, will select the recipients from among the qualified applicants.

Recipient's Responsibility: Letter of appreciation to the donor with a copy to the CAED Dean's Office.

Robin L. Rossi Award

This award is to assist worthy students in time of personal need OR to reward students demonstrating exceptional effort. Students from all CAED disciplines are eligible for consideration based on effort and talent not necessarily directly associated with traditional measures of academic achievement. Potential for future success as demonstrated though such criteria as innovation, creative problem solving, overcoming difficult or unexpected circumstances, supporting fellow students, and entrepreneurship may be considered in the selection of students.

Awards: 2-6 [Estimated at over $1500 each]

Eligibility:

  • All majors in the CAED
  • Demonstrated outstanding worthiness

Selection Process: The CAED Scholarship Committee, under the direction of the Associate Dean, will select the recipients from among the qualified applicants.

Alice C. Loh Scholarship

Award: 1  [Estimated at $500]

Eligibility:

  • Architecture or Landscape Architecture majors
  • Must currently be enrolled in 4th year courses in either major, with the scholarship available for 5th year study
  • Scholarship will be awarded to the student with the highest GPA as determined by a combination of current Cal Poly GPA (60%) and Architecture or Landscape Architecture prefix design courses GPA (40%) that includes all third year and fourth year fall and winter quarter design courses.

Selection Process: The Associate Dean will determine the recipient from eligible students. No application necessary.

Recipient's Responsibility: Letter of appreciation to the donor with a copy to the CAED Dean's Office.

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