2023 Emerging Professionals: Path to Licensure Scholarship

Our profession is fast paced, with emerging professionals and leaders alike seeking opportunities to better themselves through conferences and seminars. Learn more about the Emerging Professionals: Path to Licensure Scholarship. Sponsored by AIA Dallas Emerging Professionals Network.

The Architecture and Design Foundation awards a variety of scholarships, travel/research fellowships, and grants to support architecture students, emerging professionals, and women in architecture. The Foundation awards more than $45,000 annually to make college and careers in architecture accessible and to bring diversity and equity to our related professions

The Path to Licensure Scholarship will award emerging professionals with financial assistance associated with fees and costs of taking the required Architect’s Registration Exams in becoming a licensed architect. Additionally, the award will provide support and access to group study sessions, lectures, and study materials.


  • Hold an active National Council of Architectural Registration Board (NCARB) record
  • Be eligible to sit for the Architect Registration Exam
  • Be a current Associate AIA member

Applications due February 10, 2023. APPLY TODAY >>