Québec

LACF-FAPC Scholarships in Québec

The Université de Montréal, Faculté de l'amenagement, École d'urbanisme et d'architecture de paysage offers an accredited program in Landscape Architecture, MLA.  The school also offers a BLA program and a minor in Garden design that are not accredited. There is currently one LACF-FAPC scholarship offered to students attending U de M. 

Logo / Graphic AAPQ 50th Anniversary 

Bourse d’études du 50ième anniversaire de l’AAPQ  

Context

This endowment fund was established in 2015 to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Quebec Association of Landscape Architects (AAPQ) and its *founding members . During the 50th anniversary celebration event, AA)Q members pledged their support towards this partnered scholarship. The inaugural award was presented in 2018 and the fund is currently completely endowed. 

* AAPQ FOUNDING MEMBERS: 
BENOIT BÉGIN, JOHN CHARLES BURROUGHS, ANDRÉ CHARTRAND, ULRIC COUTURE, GEORGES DAUDELIN, RAYMOND GASCON, WARNER S. GOSHORN, DONALD W. GRAHAM, MAURICE HAMEL, DOUGLAS W. HARPER, HOGINDAR S. KHURANA, ANDRÉ LAFONTAINE, JEAN-CLAUDE LAHAYE, VOLDEMARS LAPINS, EERIK LEPP, SUZAN E. MILLER, GEORGE OLSOUFIEFF, LOUIS PERRON, LÉO F. PILON, DANIÈLE ROUTABOULE, ECKHARD SCHIRDEWHAHN, JOHN SCHREIBER, DONALD G. SIGSBY, EDWIN SKAPSTS, IAN LAMONT SMITH, HOWARD SPENCE-SALES, JANINA STENSSON 

Description 

A $1,000 scholarship is to be awarded to an exemplary student studying Landscape Architecture at the University of Montreal.  The scholarship recognizes and fosters excellence in design and is awarded to an outstanding student in the MLA program at University of Montreal.

Award Criteria

School faculty identifies a candidate who exemplifies the objectives of the scholarship and the nomination is reviewed and approved by the LACF. 
The criteria are left purposefully general, trusting that the faculty of the schools know their students and can recognize achievement and potential.

Timeline and Award Process

A student is nominated by faculty during the Fall semester and approved by LACF with the award presented in late November or early December. The inaugural Scholarship was awarded in 2018.

Scholars 

  • 2018: Amélie Fortin  / Inaugural Award, Bourse d'étude 50e anniversaire de l'AAPQ
  • 2018: Nour Mahfou / Andre Schwabenbauer Scholarship / U de M

Supporters

LACF is grateful to the AAPC regional component and its members and friends for there generosity during the 50th anniversary fundraising campaign for this scholarship.

CONTRIBUTORS TO THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY FUNDRAISING CAMPAIGN / 5,000 $ + / Vincent Asselin, WAA / 2 000 $+ / Association des Architectes Paysagistes du Québec (AAPQ), Wendy Graham / 1, 000$ + / Rocvale, Permacon, Louis Beaupré / 250 $ + / Myke Hodgins, Nancy Douville, Atmosphere_Imagineo, Claude Cormier, Donald Graham, Equiparc, Jean Jacques Binoux, Isabelle Glasson,  Chantal Gagnon, Peter Jacobs, Elaine Steinburg / 100$ + / Daniel Lefebvre, Pierre Bouchard, Chantal Prud’Homme, Michel  Devoy, Marie-Claude Massicotte, Fred Oemichen, Nicole Valois, Serge Poitras, Marc Talarico, Emilie Chagnon _ Savaria, Pat Webster, Mélanie Pelchat, Gerald Lajeunesse, Eric Fleury, Marie Claude Massicotte, Landry Jean, Myriam Beaudoin, Antoine Crepeau, Pierre Valiquette, Mario Masson, Sylvie Lafitte, Diane Martin, Sanders Nancy, Michel Rousseau, Marie-Claude Sequin, André Plante / > 100$ / Joanne Martel, Michelle Soucy,  Pilon Louis Charles,  Lucie Chicoine, André Nadeau, Chloe Hutchison,  Laetitia Chastel,  Michelle Legault,  Brian Graham  

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