BERGMEYER Scholarship

2018-19 Bergmeyer Scholarship
& Mentorship Experience

Important Deadline:

BY FEBRUARY 01, 2019

The mission of the Planning and Visual Education Partnership (PAVE) is to support students studying in the field of retail design and planning and visual merchandising; therefore, PAVE has created the Student Scholarship Program to assist students with funds to cover basic needs. In nine years, PAVE's Scholarship Program has proudly granted over $180,000 to students.

The Bergmeyer Scholarship recognizes and supports leadership potential in Interior Design and Architecture through a $1,500 scholarship* and a multi-day expenses-paid** opportunity to take part in an immersive experience learning from some of the industry's top designers at the Bergmeyer studios in Boston, Massachusetts.

Bergmeyer is a design firm committed to enhancing people's everyday lives. Bergmeyer focuses on creating user experiences for the most common places we visit: where we learn, shop, eat, work, live, and gather.

  1. Student must be enrolled in a program working toward a degree in Interior Design or Architecture, with a focus in the retail environments industry.
  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 United States or Canadian Citizen

FEBRUARY 01, 2019

The following items must be included in your application for your request to be considered:

Application Requirements

  1. Letter of Explanation: (Max. 600 words):
    • Tell us about yourself. Why are you interested in a potential career in the design of retail, restaurant or hospitality environments? Describe a retail experience or engagement with a brand that has been memorable and meaningful to you.
      (Essays should address all of the above topics for consideration by the PAVE Scholarship Committee.)
  2. Project Folio of 6 pages minimum
    • Describe a retail-related project (student based or professional) that you've worked on and that you are proud of (include supporting visuals).
  3. One reference. Can be a professor, faculty member or an employer (including internship supervisors), we will just need the contact information for your reference - references CANNOT be friends or family members.
  4. Must include a copy of your transcript (official or un-official)

Applications and supporting documents must be submitted online
All applications must be received by February 01, 2019

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

** Airfare, hotel and per diem covered.

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