LACF Scholarships in Québec
There are currently two LACF scholarship offered to students attending U de M. including the AAPQ 50th Anniversary Scholarship and the Danièle Routaboule Travel Bursary.
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.
1. Scholarship for the 50th anniversary of the AAPQ
Context and description
This endowment fund was established in 2015 under the auspices of LACF to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Quebec Association of Landscape Architects (AAPQ) and its *founding members. During the 50th anniversary celebration event, AAPQ members pledged their support towards this scholarship. The scholarship of $1,000 recognizes and fosters excellence in design. It is awarded to an outstanding student enrolled in the MLA program at the University of Montreal.The inaugural Scholarship 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
Criteria and award process
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.
The inaugural Scholarship was awarded in 2018.
- 2019: Tan Au Ca Nguyen
- 2018: Amélie Fortin / Inaugural Award, Bourse d'étude 50e anniversaire de l'AAPQ
- 2018: Nour Mahfou / Andre Schwabenbauer Scholarship / U de M
LACF is grateful to the AAPQ regional component and its members and friends for their 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
2. Bourse d’études de voyage Danièle Routaboule*
Context and Description
This endowment fund was established in 2018 by Danièle Routaboule in partnership with LACF to encourage the creative and professional development of female, french-speaking, landscape architecture students at the University of Montréal through the experience of travel.
Criteria and Award Process
Currently under developpment. The inaugural Scholarship is to be awarded in 2019.
2019: Amélie Fortin
LACF is grateful to Danièle Routaboule for her vision and generosity.