HTFC Planning and Design Canadian Indigenous Design and Planning Fellowship
Terms of Reference

In honour of HTFC Planning and Design’s 50th anniversary in 2019, the firm has established an annual fellowship at the University of Manitoba. The purpose of the fund is to support graduate students who demonstrate a strong commitment to Indigenous design or planning in the Master of Landscape Architecture or the Master of City Planning programs in the Faculty of Architecture.

One fellowship valued at $5,000 will be offered annually to a graduate student who:

(1) is enrolled full-time or part-time in the Faculty of Graduate Studies in the Master of Landscape Architecture or Master of City Planning programs offered by the Faculty of Architecture;

(2) has achieved a minimum grade point average of 3.5 based on the previous 60 credit hours (or equivalent) of study;

(3) has demonstrated a strong commitment to Indigenous design and/or Indigenous planning; and

(4) has demonstrated a commitment to the profession of Landscape Architecture or Professional Planning.

To demonstrate how they have met criteria (3) and (4), candidates must submit a CV and a written statement (maximum 1000 words) outlining their commitment to the profession of Landscape Architecture or Professional Planning, their research and professional goals as they pertain to Indigenous design and/or Indigenous planning, and their volunteer and community service activities related to these interest areas.

*The value of the award may be divided between multiple applicants.

Download Application Form


Application Deadline: May 15, 2020 4:00 pm

Applications should be submitted to:

Corrine Klekta
Room 212, John A. Russell Building

PLEASE INCLUDE YOUR STUDENT NUMBER AND DEGREE PROGRAM.

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