2021 HKS Equitable Design Scholarship Application

  • Amount

  • Eligibility

    Applicant must be enrolled in a public or private high school in north or northeast Texas as a senior—areas encompassing the AIA Dallas, AIA NETX, and AIA Fort Worth territories. Additionally, applicant must demonstrate financial hardship. To be eligible, families must have a combined annual income of less than $30,000. Underrepresented or ethnicity-based – for students who historically haven’t had the chance or the funds to attend college. HKS believes that supporting efforts to increase diversity within the architecture profession is one important step to the reduction of disparities and the creation of a more just, equitable, diverse and inclusive world; and our diversity scholarships are intended to work toward this effort.
  • Sponsor

    HKS, Inc.
  • General Information

    The scholarship must be used in the year it is awarded. If the funds are not used in this time period they will be forfeited. The funds are intended to be used for college expenses towards a degree in architecture from a NAAB-accredited architecture degree program, and as such, will be routed directly to the appropriate college office for credit towards tuition.
  • Financial Information

  • Are you claimed as a dependent on someone’s 2019 federal income tax return?*
  • Please upload copies of pages 1 and 2 of your 2019 family income tax return
  • Additional Information

    Please upload the following information in order to qualify for the scholarship. We will only accept PDF files.
  • Drop files here or
    Accepted file types: pdf.
      Please include two (2) letters of recommendation (one from an instructor, one personal or professional)
    • Accepted file types: pdf.
    • Accepted file types: pdf.
      Explain your career goals and intended college path in architecture, including what degree(s) you plan to receive, what college(s) you are planning to attend, and where you will begin your college studies this fall. (Limit 350 words)
    • Accepted file types: pdf.