A great year for Scholarship!


Celebrating LACF-FAPC Scholars / top row: Kendra Cheeseman, Selena DeWolf, Tan Au Ca Nguyen, Amélie Fortin, Grace Christie, Michael Wideman, Beth Bray, second row: Nicole Reenders, Mengyi (Nancy) Zhang, Christina Peace, Kathryn McCudden, Thu Ngo, Mason Lam, Karen Tomkins.

Meet our 2019 Scholars

In 2019 the Landscape Architecture Canada Foundation (LACF) awarded 15 scholarships that recognize 14 deserving students across the country for their superior academic performance, leadership skills and original design work and research. The LACF Board extends congratulations to all! 

List of Scholars and Awards from East to West

Atlantic Provinces 
Kendra Cheeseman, MLA UofG / Peter Klynstra Memorial Scholarship + LACF U of Guelph MLA Award
Selena DeWolf, BLA Dal / Atlantic Landscape | LACF | Dalhousie Scholarship
Tan Au Ca Nguyen, MAP UdeM / 50e anniversaire de l’AAPQ 
Amélie Fortin, MAP Ude M / Bourse d'études de voyage Danièle Routaboule
Kendra Cheeseman, MLA UofG / LACF University of Guelph | MLA (see also Atlantic Provinces)
Grace Christie, BLA UofG / LACF University of Guelph |
BLA Michael Wideman, MLA UofT / LACF University of Toronto | MLA 
Beth Bray, BLA UofG / Alain Lamontagne Scholarship in Landscape Architecture 
Nicole Reenders, MLA UofM /Andre Schwabenbauer | University of Manitoba MLA 
Mengyi (Nancy) Zhang, MLA UofT / SALA Academic Award 
Christina Peace, UofCalgary / SALA Academic Award
Kathryn McCudden, UofManitoba / SALA Academic Award
Thu Ngo, MLA UofC / LACF University of Calgary | MLA 
British Columbia
Mason Lam, MLA UBC / BCSLA Robillard Scholarship in Landscape Architecture
Karen Tomkins, MLA UBC / UBC Scholarship in Landscape Architecture 

3 New Scholarships for 2020

In 2018-19, three (3) new scholarship endowment funds were established and fundraising efforts to fully endow them are ongoing. These new scholarships including the Frederick Gage Todd National Scholarship, the LACF Indigenous scholarship and the Canadian Landscape Charter | U of Calgary LACF Scholarship will be awarded in 2020. LACF’s annual scholarship investment will raise to over $25,000 in 2020.  LACF believes that supporting in our LA students and future leaders of the profession is a sound investment in our shared future.