The NCMA Education and Research Foundation is committed to supporting education of college and university architecture students and is making available resources, in the form of grants from the foundation, to create educational opportunities for research and developing design professionals. Applications received by February 1 will be considered by the NCMA Board of Trustees at the NCMA annual meeting the week of March 20, 2011.
There currently are two types of grants available and it is easy to apply:
1. Student Design Competitions. Information, instructions, and application forms are available at: http://www.ncma.org/foundation/Pages/ArchitectureStudentDesignCompetitionGuidelinesandTemplates.aspx.
2. Research and educational grant applications. Information, instructions, and application forms for this type of grant is at available at: http://www.ncma.org/foundation/grantapp/Pages/default.aspx.
If you are not able to meet the above date for your submission, the deadline for the next round of applications is July 1, 2011 to be considered at the NCMA Mid-Year meeting the end of August 2011.
We look forward to hearing from you. If you have any questions or need more information, please don’t hesitate to contact me.
Dennis W. Graber, FACI
Director of Technical Publications
National Concrete Masonry Association
13750 Sunrise Valley Drive
Herndon, VA 20171