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Spec Start DIALOG Scholarship

 

The Spec Start DIALOG Scholarship has been created to increase awareness and understanding of the specifications role in the design industry, and to foster the new generation of specifiers.

The scholarship is open to Canadian students in their third or final year of an architecture, landscape architecture, or engineering degree; or in their final year of an architectural technologist, landscape architectural technologist, or engineering technologist diploma.

The scholarship recipient will receive $5,000 in addition to a 4-month paid work term in one of DIALOG’s four Canadian studios’ specifications departments. There, they will learn first-hand how to write, edit, and review construction specifications, and assist our professional discipline team members in the preparation of their technical content.

Who’s eligible

The scholarship is open to:

  1. Canadian students in their third or final year of an architecture, landscape architecture, or engineering degree; OR
  2. Canadian students in their final year of an architectural technologist, landscape architectural technologist, or engineering technologist diploma

Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 or equivalent.

How to apply

We’re looking for someone who is passionate about improving community wellbeing and the environment we all share, and wants to be part of an integrated design team.

Your application should include:

Information about you

  • Name
  • Email address
  • Mailing address
  • Telephone number
  • School
  • Academic record
  • Requested DIALOG location (Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, or Toronto) Please note, all living expenses and any relocation expenses associated with the requested DIALOG location are the responsibility of the scholarship recipient.

Tell us why this scholarship interests you

  • 500 words or less
  • 12-point font
  • Single-spaced

Send your completed application by email to ac.ngisedgolaidnull@pihsralohcsceps before January 10, 2020 at 11:59 PM PST.

Timelines

 Applications Open:  September 1, 2019
 Application Deadline:  January 10, 2020 at 11:59 PM PST
 Recipient Announcement:  February 4, 2020
 Work-Term Options:
  • May-August 2020
  • September-December 2020
  • January-April 2021

 

How the recipient is selected

The recipient of the Spec Start DIALOG Scholarship will be selected based on their 500-word submission and their academic performance.

Questions?

Please email your questions to ac.ngisedgolaidnull@pihsralohcsceps.