Thank you for applying to AIA Silicon Valley scholarship program. There are 3 scholarships available. You can apply for more than one scholarship through this application. Before starting the online application process, please be sure your application complies with the eligibility requirements. For all files uploaded to the application, the file names must include your first and last name to be considered. Ineligible and incomplete applications will be disqualified. If you have any questions about the AIA Silicon Valley's scholarships please call us at 408-298-0611 or email [email protected]

Name(Required)
Address of Permanent Residence(Required)
You must be a legal resident of Santa Clara County to apply for these scholarships: William R. Hawley

Scholarship and Ehrlich Rominger Scholarship.

You can be a legal resident of Santa Clara or Santa Cruz County for the Leo and Trinidad Sanchez Scholarship.

Please note if you are attending a junior/community college or university, and what level or year you are in school.

Note only the Leo and Trinidad Sanchez Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors as well as undergraduates enrolled in an architectural degree program.

Are you a high school student?(Required)
If you are transferring and haven't decided yet, please note your current school and indicate as undecided for the fall term.
Please choose the appropriate scholarship(s) for which you are applying. You may select more than one.(Required)

Select up to 2 files to attach. File names must include your first and last name.

Please provide current, official academic transcripts showing completed coursework towards an architectural degree.

Combine multiple transcript pages into a single pdf.

If transferring in the fall or if you are a high school senior who is applying for the Sanchez Scholarship, please provide the letter of acceptance into the architectural degree program you will be attending.

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      While 2 letters are required, applicants may submit up to 4 letters of recommendation.

      It's recommended that the letters be uploaded into the application rather than submitted directly from the instructor.

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        File names must include your first and last name.

        Include graphic materials that demonstrate your design abilities and your independent work. Demonstrate the evolution of your design studies. Please do not exceed 24 MB and no more than 20 slides.

        TIP: Your portfolio should represent the design evolution of your studies. Include sketching, paintings, photography, drawings, models and sculpture, and school work.

        Portfolios become the property of AIA Silicon Valley and contents may be used to promote the AIA Silicon Valley's scholarship program.

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