Landscape Architecture Canada Foundation

Landscape Architecture Canada Foundation (LACF) is a national charitable organization established in 1988 by members of the Canadian Society of Landscape Architects (CSLA).

LACF’s vision: The LACFbelieves in the power of landscapes to transform our common future.

LACF’s mission is to invest in research, communication, and scholarship that advances our collective capacity to shape resilient, equitable and meaningful landscapes for all.

To realize its mission, LACF solicits, receives and manages gifts, grants and legacies; sets policies and establishes program priorities; and reviews, funds and communicates its activities and programs.  

LACF is primarily a volunteer organization with an Executive committee and Board of Directors dedicated to promoting and advancing the fundamental values of the profession of landscape architecture through ongoing core programs. 

LACF Indigenous Scholarship in Landscape Architecture

This award is to be distributed annually to an Indigenous student who attends one of the following programs and has achieved a minimum grade point average of average of 3.0 (which is equivalent to a B or >73%) based on the completion of the required credit hours in the last full semester (or equivalent} of study:

  1. Dalhousie University: Landscape Architecture (Bachelor of Technology)
  2. Université de Montréal: Faculté de l’aménagement, École d’urbanisme et d’architecture de paysage (Baccalauréat en architecture de paysage)
  3. University of Guelph: School of Environmental Design and Rural Development (Bachelor of Landscape Architecture; Master of Landscape Architecture)
  4. University of Toronto: Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design (Master of Landscape Architecture)
  5. University of Manitoba: Faculty of Architecture – Landscape Architecture Program. (Bachelor of Environmental Design -Landscape Architecture; Master of Landscape Architecture)
  6. University of Calgary: School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape (Master of Landscape Architecture)
  7. University of British Columbia: School of Architecture and Landscape Architecture (Bachelor of Landscape Architecture; Master of Landscape Architecture)

Or any other program of Landscape Architecture approved by the CSLA RAC and LACF or accredited by the CSLA LAAC.

Awards Criteria

Awards Category: Post-Secondary
Deadlines: November 1, February 1
Level of Study: Any
Indigenous Affiliation: Any