March 9, 2007
by Canadian Architect
Cohos Evamy and the Michael Evamy Scholarship Board of Trustees are pleased to announce the ninth year of the Cohos Evamy Scholarship in Honour of Michael Evamy.
This scholarship, awarded annually, is available to a Canadian student attending a Canadian School of Architecture in the year prior to his or her final year of study.
The award was established to honour the memory of Michael Evamy, a partner instrumental in building the practice of Cohos Evamy from 1966 to 1993. The award is to provide financial assistance to the selected student to undertake s specific research project based on a field of study of interest to him or her. The intent of the study is to enrich and advance the candidate’s personal and professional experience and knowledge on a topic relevant to the practice of architecture.
Previous recipients of the award are: Graeme Stewart of the University of Toronto in 2006; Manson Fung of the University of British Columbia in 2005; Steven Chodoriwsky of the University of Waterloo in 2004; Nazia Aftab of McGill University in 2003; Alison Wolanski of the University of Waterloo in 2002; Theodore Sandstra of the University of British Columbia in 2001; Ian Douglas of the University of Toronto in 2000; and Cameron Turvey of the University of Toronto in 1999.
The value of the award in 2007 is $5,000. A secondary amount up to $3,000 is available for project-related expenses, including travel expenses incurred during the course of the investigation.
The application deadline for the award is March 19, 2007. The successful candidate will be notified and the award publicly announced by March 30, 2007. For more information on the scholarship, please visit www.cohos-evamy.com.