Walter A. Hunt, Jr. Scholarship

Scholarship Description

Applications must be received on May 15th by 5:00 pm EST. No exceptions.
If the deadline falls on a weekend, the application must be submitted by 5pm on the following Monday.

Single award in the amount of $10,000 per year for two years.
To promote and encourage the study of architecture by New York City public high school students through a two-year scholarship to supplement tuition and related costs during their freshman and sophomore years at Architecture School.
Applicants must be current New York City public high school seniors who have been accepted to a 5-year Bachelor of Architecture program or a 4-year Bachelor of Science in Architecture program at one of the NAAB-accredited Schools of Architecture in New York State. Eligible schools currently include:
      Alfred State University
      City College of New York
      Cooper Union
      Cornell University
      New York Institute of Technology
      Pratt Institute
      Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
      Syracuse University
      University at Buffalo
Other schools or programs other than architecture within these universities are not eligible for this scholarship. Students at NYC Charter High Schools and home-schooled students are also eligible. Students at private, parochial or other schools where tuition is charged are not eligible. Applicants must provide a copy of their final graduation high school transcript in order to accept the award.
The second year of the scholarship funding is dependent on demonstrated successful completion of the student’s first year.

Year of Need: College Freshman,


Num Awards: 1

Min Award: 10,000

Max Award: 20,000

Deadline: 2022-12-31


Sponsoring Organization The Center for Architecture
536 LaGuardia Place
New York, NY 10012

Contact Person:

Phone: 212-358-6133