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Department of Architecture Scholarships

Each year the Department of Architecture administers over $400,000 in scholarships and fellowships awarded to approximately 150 deserving undergraduate and graduate students. All Department of Architecture students in good academic standing may compete for the scholarships and fellowships. Scholarship applications are reviewed and ranked by a Department of Architecture scholarship committee, program coordinators and faculty to determine scholarship recipients.

How to Apply

Recruiting Scholarships and Fellowships for Incoming Students

The Department of Architecture awards recruiting scholarships to incoming undergraduate and graduate students. All students who have been accepted into the Environmental Design program and students accepted into graduate programs in the Department of Architecture are considered. No scholarship application is required for the recruiting scholarships. 

Scholarships and Fellowships for Returning students

Current Department of Architecture students must file an online scholarship application to be considered for scholarships and fellowships. Select scholarships require the submission of papers, proposals and portfolios. See the department’s financial assistance page for more application details.

Endowed Scholarships and Fellowships

  • Arthur W. Licht Memorial Scholarship
  • Arthur W. Licht Scholar Award
  • August A. Neuner ‘36 Scholarship
  • Beth & Joe Denman '46 Endowed Scholarship
  • Billy Frank Gafford Endowed Scholarship
  • Bobby Briggs Scholarship
  • Bonnie R. and Aaron L. Jones '92 Endowed Scholarship
  • Carol J. and Jason W. Beal '77 Endowed Scholarship
  • Catherine and Key Kolb Endowment
  • Catherine L. Gauldin Endowed Scholarship in Architecture
  • Charles F. Dean Memorial Scholarship
  • Craig A. Smith '85 Endowed Scholarship
  • Donald R. Kabuala '80 Study Abroad Scholarship
  • Edward J. Romieniec, FAIA, Endowed Scholarship
  • Edward J. Romieniec Graduate Fellowship in Architecture
  • F. E. Giesecke 1886 / P.M. Geren '12 Endowed Scholarship in Architecture
  • Gary Carroll '71 Memorial Scholarship
  • Gary W. Chapman '89 Environmental Design Scholarship
  • Gene D. Burton Endowed Scholarship for Integration of Clinical Technology in Health Care Design
  • Gensler Aggies Endowed Scholarship
  • George and Esther Bohn Endowed Scholarship
  • Gracie J. and Paul M. Terrill Jr. '57 Endowed Scholarship
  • Graduating Class of '57 Scholarship
  • Gunter W. Koetter '40 Endowed Memorial Scholarship in Architecture
  • Harold L. Adams '61 Endowed Scholarship
  • Hermann B. Riherd '33 Endowed Scholarship in Architecture
  • Houchins Family Publication Award
  • J. Rodney Tabor Scholarship in Architecture
  • Jack F. Doyle Endowed Scholarship
  • James D. Tittle '49 Endowed Scholarship in Architecture
  • Jesse R. Corrigan Jr. '83 Endowed Scholarship
  • Joe Bob Merritt '91 Endowed Scholarship
  • Joe Max Powell '69 Endowed Scholarship
  • John F. Houchins, AIA '58 Endowed Scholarship
  • John F. Houchins, AIA and Johnnie Mae Houchins Endowed Scholarship
  • Johnnie Mae and John F. Houchins Master of Architecture Scholarship
  • J. Rodney Tabor Memorial Scholarship
  • Kate and Harwood K. Smith '35 Endowed Graduate Fellowship in Architecture
  • Kate and Harwood K. Smith ’35 Endowed Scholarship in Architecture
  • Kelley Vrooman Endowed Scholarship
  • Marilee and James W. Hiester '50 Endowed Scholarship
  • Mark A. Stewart '74 Endowed Scholarship
  • Michael G. Meyers Memorial Endowed Scholarship
  • Nancy C. and Frank J. Cinatl III '56 Graduate Fellowship
  • Page Southerland Page Endowed Scholarship in Architecture
  • Patti and Tom Owens ’73 Family Leadership Scholarship
  • Professor Daniel F. MacGilvray Endowed Memorial Scholarship
  • Raymond G. Post '23 and Raymond G. Post Jr. '61 Endowed Scholarship in Architecture
  • Renee and Norman Zelman ‘39 President’s Endowed Scholarship
  • Robert J. Colburn ’81 Endowed Memorial Scholarship
  • Robert L. and Helen Wingler Endowed Scholars Fund
  • Robert O. Travis '32 Endowed Memorial Scholarship
  • Robert R. '84 and Sheryl R. '87 Holton Endowed Study Abroad Scholarship
  • Roberta and Larry Priesmeyer '56 Scholarship
  • Rozi and William R. Doreen '64 Endowed Scholarship
  • Ruth Hall Lusher '78 Endowed Scholarship
  • Sergeant Larry K. Kaiser '66 Endowed Memorial Scholarship
  • Sondra and Ronald L. Skaggs ‘65 Endowed Scholarship for International Studies
  • Vergel L. Gay Jr. '73 and Christel A. Gay '06 Endowed Scholarship in Architecture
  • William C. Pahlmann Scholarship
  • William Henry Fowler Memorial Scholarship
  • William Merriweather Pena Scholarship
  • William Wayne Caudill Student Research Fellowship

Annual Scholarships and Awards

Department of Architecture Scholarships and Awards

  • Center for Health Systems & Design Shepley Scholarship
  • Center for Health Systems & Design Ulrich Scholarship
  • Charles and Bonita Culp '07, ‘19 Research Award
  • Department of Architecture Council for Excellence Scholarship
  • Department of Architecture Undergraduate Scholarships (Differential Tuition)
  • Ernest Langford Scholarship
  • FKP Architects Inc. Scholarship in Health Facilities Design
  • Heights Venture Architects Study Abroad Scholarship
  • Linda J. Todd/AIAS Award for Excellence
  • M.N. Davidson Foundation Scholarship
  • Portfolio Awards
  • StudioMET Scholarship

Department Book Awards

  • AIAS Department of Architecture Award
  • Chad Crawford Memorial Book Award
  • Charles Estes Memorial Award
  • David G. Woodcock Heritage Conservation Award
  • E. Dudley Watkins Award
  • Edna Blevins Award
  • Edward J. Romieniec Graduate Award
  • Edward J. Romieniec Senior Award
  • John Only Greer Award
  • Joseph Donaldson Award
  • Kenneth D. Williams Memorial Award
  • Patton Alexander Echols Award

Scholarships and Fellowships from External Sources

Students who have submitted Department of Architecture scholarship applications by the stated deadline date are eligible to be considered for the Dallas Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) and Texas Architectural Foundation (TAF) scholarships and fellowships. The Dallas CSI and the TAF select students from Department nominations.

Dallas Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) Scholarship

  • Dallas CSI Scholarship

Texas Architectural Foundation Scholarships

  • Abilene Chapter AIA Architecture Scholarship
  • AIA Amarillo Chapter Scholarship
  • AIA Corpus Christi Chapter Scholarship
  • AIA Northeast Texas Scholarship
  • AIA San Antonio Chapter Daryl Engel Memorial Scholarship in Architecture
  • AIA Southeast Texas Chapter Douglas E. Steinman Jr. FAIA Scholarship
  • AIA Waco Chapter Memorial Scholarship
  • Association Administrators & Consultants, Inc. Scholarships
  • Brazos Chapter of the American Institute of Architects Scholarship **
  • Brown Reynolds Watford Architects Endowed Scholarship
  • Charles Lamar and Verda McKittrick Endowed Scholarship
  • Edward John Romieniec, FAIA, Endowed Scholarship **
  • E. G. Spencer Scholarship
  • Edwin W. and Alyce O. Carroll Scholarship
  • El Paso Chapter AIA Scholarship
  • El Paso Chapter AIA Scholarship for Graduate Studies
  • Fay H. Spencer Memorial Scholarship in Architecture
  • George F. Harrell II | OMNIPLAN Scholarship
  • Grayson Gill Memorial Scholarship
  • HKCP Jennings Hackler and Partners Scholarship Fund
  • H. Leo Tucker Scholarship Endowed by Tittle, Luther, Loving **
  • Horace B. McCord Memorial Scholarship
  • Hugh M. Cunningham Grants
  • James E. Deininger Traveling Fellowship **
  • John J. (Jack) Luther Scholarship **
  • John Only Greer '55, FAIA and Wanda Knight Greer Architectural Endowment **
  • Kenneth Lanier Anderson Prize
  •  Joan Morgan Hahnfeld and Lee Roy Hahnfeld, FAIA Scholarship **
  • Mattia J. Flabiano Jr. Southwest Terrazzo Association Architecture Scholarship
  • O'Neil Ford, FAIA Traveling Fellowship
  • Paul and Katie Stein Scholarships
  • Preston M. Geren Sr. Memorial Scholarship in Architecture **
  • Ruth Kaigler Goode and D. Rex Goode Scholarship
  • San Antonio Conservation Society Foundation Scholarship Honoring Brooks Martin, FAIA
  • Southwest Terrazzo Association Architecture Scholarships
  • Texas A&M University Scholarship Endowed by Edward John Romieniec, FAIA
  • Theodore S. Maffit Jr. FAIA, and Patricia J. Maffitt Scholarship**
  • Tyler J. Viney Memorial Scholarship
  • West Texas Chapter AIA Scholarship
  • Wichita Falls Chapter AIA Scholarship

** Dedicated to Texas A&M University

 

AIA and ARC Awards

Each year graduate students enrolled in the Master of Architecture program are considered for three prestigious awards from the American Institutes of Architects and the Alpha Rho Chi. Students are nominated by the graduate faculty.

AIA Award

  • Henry Adams Medal

ARC Awards

  • Alpha Rho Chi Medal and Certificate
  • ARCC King Student Research Medal