DLE Scholarship

D L English Design PAVE Scholarship




The mission of the Planning and Visual Education Partnership (PAVE) is to support, encourage and foster students working in the fields of retail design, retail planning and visual merchandising. To that end we have created the Student Scholarship Program to assist students with funds to cover basic needs. In just seven years, PAVE's Scholarship Program has proudly granted over $150,000 to students.

D L English Design Scholarship recognizes and supports leadership potential in the field of Retail Design through a $2,500 award*.


1. Student must be enrolled in a program working toward a degree in the Retail Design industry including but not limited to visual merchandising and  interior design.

2. Student must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better.

3. Student must be a full-time student enrolled in at least 12 credit hours.

4. Student must be a U.S. citizen studying within the western United States (Arizona, California, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington).

How to Apply

All requests must be received by March 1, 2017

The following items must be attached to your application form for your request to be considered:

1. One Academic Reference

  • Their name, title and contact information

2. Project Folio of 6 pages maximum: (8.5" x 11")

  • Describe or provide an example of a project (student based or professional) that you've worked on and that you are proud of (include supporting visuals). The project should demonstrate your ability or point of view related of the Retail Design field/ industry.

3. Must include a copy of your transcript (Official or Unofficial).

*Award sent directly to recipient’s institution (to be applied directly toward tuition or other applicable costs of schooling).


Online Application Form Can Be Found Near The Top Of This Page 
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