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IALD Education Trust Opens the 2024 Stipend Program

To promote the study of architectural lighting design, the IALD Education Trust provides funding for students and educators to attend educational lighting-related events, such as IALD Enlighten conferences, throughout the year. Travel stipend awardees will be reimbursed for up to a specified amount for travel to and from their event, accommodation, and registration.

The IALD Education Trust is accepting applications for travel stipends through Wednesday, 31 January. Full-time undergraduate and graduate students and educators are encouraged to apply. 

It is important to note that the Trust has made updates to the 2024 Travel Stipend Program. Please read the Application Information document (PDF) in its entirety before applying.

Please direct any questions to the IALD Education Trust Director.

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