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Fellowships, Bursaries and Awards

Awards

Below is a list of Awards available to students in the Architecture and Urbanism program at Carleton.

HODI Built Conservation Award
Established in 2015, the HODI Award for Built Heritage Conservation is awarded annually to outstanding students at Carleton in the Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism, the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering or the School of Canadian Studies. Recipients are involved in projects aimed at safeguarding and rehabilitating historic buildings in Ottawa. The award provides the opportunity for HODI to support the emerging generation of conservation professionals in researching, learning and practicing in Ottawa. It helps build the capacity needed to deliver conservation best practices for Ottawa’s built heritage, now and into the future.
HODI Poster
HODI Submission Form
Brief HODI 2017

Ontario Association of Architecture Award
Awarded annually, on the recommendation of the Director of the Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism, to a deserving student enrolled in the Second year of the Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism program an award of $1,200; and to a deserving student enrolled in the Third year of the Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism program an award of $1,200. Donor: Ontario Association of Architects. Established 1972.
Value: $2400.00

Page and Steele School of Architecture Scholarship
Awarded annually to an outstanding student enrolled in the Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism at Carleton University.

Michael Russell Coote Memorial Award
Awarded annually, on the recommendation of the Director of the Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism, to a promising student who has successfully completed First year in the Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism.
Donors: Friends, family and colleagues of the late Michael R. Coote. Endowed 1983 in memory of Michael R. Coote, a member of the faculty since 1970 and Director of the School of Architecture from 1978 to 1982.

Jacques and Helene Sabourin Memorial Scholarship
Awarded annually, on the recommendation of the Director of the Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism, to the student showing the greatest proficiency in a course devoted to lighting for architecture.
Donated by the illuminating Engineering Society and its members in memory of Jacques and Helene Sabourin who were active in the field of illumination and who tragically lost their lives in an automobile accident in 1984. Endowed 1985.

Ed. Found. Chinese Cdn. Prof. of Ont. Scholarship
Awarded annually, on the recommendation of the Director of the Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism, to an outstanding student in a course devoted to energy and form and related workshop.

Nicholas C. Scolozzi Scholarship in Architecture
Awarded annually, on the recommendation of the Director of the Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism, to a deserving student who excels in the Fourth-year design studio of the Architecture program.
Endowed in 1997 by family and friends in memory of Nicholas Scolozzi a former Carleton University architecture student.

Murray and Murray Prize
Awarded annually to a graduate or undergraduate student in the M.Arch or B.A.S. program at Carleton University following a juried competition. The competition challenges students to develop and present an architectural idea through hand-drawn drawing and to demonstrate an exceptional ability in using scaled and rendered drawings that include the conventions of plan, section and elevation. The competition takes place at the first week of the fall term and celebrates the beginning of a new school year.
Endowed in 2003 by friends, family and colleagues of Tim and Pat Murray.

The John Adjeleian Graduate Scholarship in Structural Design
Awarded annually to an outstanding graduate student pursuing research in structural design. The award will be given in alternate years to students in the Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism and the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. Eligible students will be in the first year of their thesis project. The Dean of Graduate Studies and Research will select the recipient upon the recommendation of the Director of the Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism and the Chair of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering.
This award recognizes excellence in the art of structural design and celebrates the professional accomplishments and academic contributions of Dr. John Adjeleian.
Endowed in 2002 by Dr. John Adjeleian, Professor Emeritus of Engineering, Carleton University.

Maxwell Taylor Scholarship
This scholarship, which was endowed in 1998 by a bequest from the estate of the late Mabel Leona Taylor, is awarded annually to a student in his/her final year of the Master’s Program in Architecture who incorporates building technologies into his/her thesis project. The recipient will be chosen by the Director of the Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism.
Students must be in the final year of the M.Arch. program. Research in thesis project must incorporate building technologies.

R.A.I.C. Medal
Awarded annually to a student in the Professional M.Arch. Program who, in the judgment of the faculty, has completed an outstanding final thesis for that year.

OAA Silver Guild Medal
Awarded annually to the graduating student in the B.A.S. Program with the highest grade-point average in recognition of outstanding promise in the practice of architecture.

Alpha Rho Chi Award
Awarded annually to the graduating student in the B.A.S. Program who has shown an ability for leadership, performed willing service for the School, and gives promise of real, professional merit through his or her attitude and personality. The purpose of the Award is to encourage and promote professional qualities which do not necessarily pertain to scholarship. Scholastic attainment is not to be a consideration in awarding this medal.

The American Institute of Architects Henry Adams Medal
Awarded annually to a student for outstanding academic achievement and professional promise.

The American Institute of Architects Certificate of Merit
Awarded annually to a student in recognition of general excellence in academic performance.

ORSA Annual Student Award
Designed specifically to encourage student involvement in the community, the annual program awards a cheque and a year’s free membership to the Society to a student nominated by faculty of the Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism. The nominee must be a student registered in a degree program offered by Carleton University’s Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism; and the nominee must have demonstrated initiative and active voluntary participation in community activities such as, but not limited to: society of architectural students, C.U.student council, student or community newspaper or local non-profit organizations.

RCA/ERNEST ANNAU SCHOLARSHIP FOR ARCHITECTURE
Awarded, on the recommendation of the Director of the Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism, to a student in the Architecture Program for formal study abroad.

Gulzar Haider Scholarship
Awarded annually, on the recommendation of the Director of the Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism, to an undergraduate student with the highest grade in first year studio. Endowed in 2004 by alumni, colleagues and friends of Gulzar Haider, Director of the Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism from 2000-2004.

Cyril M. Leeder Prize in Urban Design
The Cyril M. Leeder Prize is awarded annually to students making an outstanding contribution to Urban Design who are either in their third or fourth years of the Bachelor of Architecture program or in their first year of the Masters of Architecture program.

John E. Ruddy, B.Arch/’75 Architecture Scholarship
Awarded annually, on the recommendation of the Director of the Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism to an outstanding student(s) entering the Master of Architecture: Professional program.
Endowed in 2004 by John E. Ruddy, B.Arch ’75. This scholarship is a member of the Carty family of awards.

Steel Structures Education Foundation Scholarship [New]
Awarded annually, to a student enrolled in the 4th year of the Bachelor of Architecture program or the Master of Architecture program, studying the use and design of steel products. Eligible recipients must be Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada (landed immigrant or a protected person). Established 2007 by the Steel Structures Education Foundation (SSEF).

Bursaries

Note: Undergraduate students considering applying for bursaries must complete a bursary application form in the Awards Office website.

C. T. Hobin Bursary
Awarded annually to deserving Ontario students in financial need who are in good academic standing. Recipients are to be either students in the Third or Fourth year of the Bachelor of Architecture, the Bachelor of Humanities programs, or the Enriched Support Program. Donor: Barry J. Hobin, B.Arch 1974, son of Mr. C. T. Hobin. Endowed 1997.

Evelyn and Earl Langill Bursary
Awarded annually to deserving students in the Bachelor of Architecture program who require financial assistance in order to continue their studies. Endowed in 2000.
Donors: Evelyn and Earl Langill.
VALUE: $500.00

John Lyndhurst Kingston Bursary Fund
The fund is to provide assistance to needy students in the study of architecture. This is made possible by a bequest of the late Leslie Chandler Kingston. Endowed 1986.

John E. Ruddy Bursary Fund
Awarded annually to deserving full-time students enrolled in the Fourth or Fifth year of the Architecture program and to Carleton University varsity team athletes. Students must be in need of financial assistance and in good academic standing.Endowed in 1997 by John E. Ruddy, B.Arch. 1975, who was a varsity athlete during his years at Carleton.

Z. Matthew Stankiewicz Bursary
Awarded annually to a deserving student requiring financial assistance, who is entering or is enrolled in the Azrieli School of Architecture and Urbanism at Carleton University.
Donors: Friends, relatives and associates