key

The Center for Architecture

536 LaGuardia Place,
NY, NY 10012

directions

facebook instagram

CFA Design Scholarship Submission Instructions

 

All aspects of the submission (completed application, portfolio, and two letters of recommendation) must be submitted both electronically (PDF) and in hardcopy.

 

Deadline

Applications must be received on March 15th by 5:00pm EST. No exceptions.

 

Electronic Submission (PDF)

In addition to mailing a hard copy submission, all aspects of the submission (application, portfolio, and two letters of recommendation) must be submitted electronically.

 

 

Application and Portfolio
The application and portfolio should be saved in the following:

 

Application: CFA Design Application – Applicant’s Last Name
Portfolio: CFA Design Portfolio – Applicant’s Last Name

 

Applicants should email the application and portfolio in one message to scholarships@cfafoundation.org. Write in the subject lined “CFA Design Application” followed by the applicant’s last name. [Example subject line: CFA Design Application – Smith] PDFs may not exceed 5 MB.

 

Letters of Recommendation
Recommender should save letters in the following manner:

 

Letter of Recommendation: CFA Design Recommendation – Applicant’s Last Name

 

All letters of recommendation, both electronic and hardcopy versions, must be signed and on letterhead. Recommenders should email letters to scholarships@cfafoundation.org. Write in the subject line “CFA Design Application” followed by the applicant’s last name. [Example subject line: CFA Design Application – Smith] PDFs may not exceed 5 MB.


Hard Copy Submission

In addition to submitting electronically, all aspects of the submission (application, portfolio, and two letters of recommendation) must be submitted in hard copy.

 

Application, Portfolio and Letters of Recommendation
Applicants are strongly advised to send a complete submission (application, portfolio, and two letters of recommendation) in one package. Recommenders may send letters separately. Print out the application and the portfolio. Staple these documents together with the Cover Page Form on the front. Mail these documents along with letters of recommendation to:

 

Center for Architecture
ATTN: CFA Design Application – Applicant’s Last Name
536 LaGuardia Place
New York, NY 10012

 

Submissions may be hand-delivered to the Center for Architecture. Hand-delivered submissions should be addressed in the following manner:

 

Center for Architecture
ATTN: CFA Design Application - Applicant’s Last Name

 

Click here for directions to the Center for Architecture.

 

Notification

Applicants will be notified by the end of May.



Still have questions? Visit the Frequently Asked Questions section for further information.