Since 1986, LAF has awarded over $1.25 million in scholarships and fellowships to over 550 students. These awards support new generations of landscape architects by recognizing leadership, rewarding superior student performance, encouraging diversity, supporting original research, and assisting students with unmet financial need.
LAF scholarships help to attract the best and the brightest to the profession and retain quality students. To learn more about LAF’s scholarship and fellowship opportunities, follow the links below.
Olmsted Scholars Program
The Olmsted Scholars Program, with its $25,000 graduate and $15,000 undergraduate prize, is the premier national award and recognition program for landscape architecture students. It honors one exceptional student leader from each university program.
LAF scholarships and honor awards support university students through named, endowed awards. Scholarships range from $2,000 to $5,000, and the new honor award is $20,000.
LAF fellowships recognize and support original student research related to landscape architecture.