1. Only one application per person can be submitted.
  2. Students who are currently receiving scholarship support or financial aid from SCI-Arc are ineligible to apply for this opportunity.
  3. Students who have previously applied for the M.Arch 2 program for the 2019-2020 academic year are ineligible to apply for this opportunity.
  4. Individuals who currently have outstanding debts to SCI-Arc are not eligible for consideration for this scholarship opportunity.
  5. The evaluation and selection of the applications will be held in two (2) phases:


SCI-Arc will verify that all applications submitted meet the requirements and applicants have submitted all supporting documentation required. Applicants will receive an email from SCI-Arc once all application information has been verified and all requirements have been met.


All applications will be reviewed by Hernan Diaz Alonso (SCI-Arc Director), Elena Manferdini (Graduate Programs Chair) and one guest juror. All decisions made by SCI-Arc are final.


  1. The results of the scholarship will be published during mid-June on SCI-Arc's official website: SCI-Arc will also notify the winning recipient by email.
  2. The winning recipient will receive official acceptance documentation from SCI-Arc Office of Admissions outlining the conditions and details of their acceptance and scholarship. A $500 non-refundable deposit will be required within 14 days of receiving the official documentation to secure their scholarship and position in the program. If no response is given within this time frame, the scholarship will be granted to the second place applicant and thus subsequently.
  3. The scholarship will cover 100% of tuition for the M.Arch 2 program. The scholarship will not cover the tuition cost of the Introduction to Digital Design (IDD) workshop that is required for all incoming M.Arch 2 students.
  4. The winning recipient must be able to demonstrate the financial ability to cover their living expenses for one year. If the winning recipient is unable to provide sufficient documentation to SCI-Arc through other scholarships or personal resources, the scholarship will be granted to the second place applicant and thus subsequently.
  5. SCI-Arc may revoke the scholarship granted to the selected candidate if any breach or violation of the Participation Rules and Scholarship Conditions is determined at any time.
  6. The winning recipient is eligible to renew the scholarship for the second year of the M.Arch 2 program if the recipient academic performance during the first year is within the top 10% of their class and cumulative GPA is a minimum of 3.7.
  7. This scholarship may be combined with other scholarships provided by individuals, companies or institutions not connected with SCI-Arc.