Tom Tolen Educational Scholarship

See Description For Amount

April 01, 2019

Awards Available: See Description

Apply Now!
  • Scholarship Description
  • Scholarships will be granted to applicants who propose to study or pursue lighting design, technology, or research as part of their degree, certification, undergraduate or graduate studies. Applications for scholarships must contain a description of the applicant's reason and interest in studying lighting, or work to date and a specific proposal for the pursuit of educational studies that will contribute to the furtherance of that work.

    Applicants must submit a statement of purpose or interest in describing their educational plan in lighting and describe what aspect or work a Tolen Scholarship would support. Undergraduate students shall describe in detail the course work proposed, their reason for attending the course or its relationship to potential employment in the lighting field. Graduate students shall describe specific project work they believe will further the lighting field or industry.

    Eligibility:
    -Must be enrolled in an accredited class or program in an accredited educational institution
    Must be in an approved curricula including architecture, architectural engineering, electrical engineering, interior design, landscape design, theater, or broadcasting
    -Must be studying in the Northern California counties of: Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Solano or Sonoma
    -Must be a full-time junior or senior pursuing lighting studies or a graduate student who has a specific lighting project as part of a degree program
    or
    -Must be a full or part-time freshman, sophomore or returning student pursuing lighting studies with lighting as part of a degree or certificate program

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Mary-Jane Lawless
  • 1201 Park Ave
  • Suite 100
  • Emeryville, CA 94608
  • scholarships@iessf.net
  • 510-655-1200

See if you qualify for this award

Learn more about this scholarship and many more.
Find Scholarships Instantly!
  

Comments (0)

expand_more

Care to comment?
Go ahead - we're listening! Did you apply for this scholarship? Why? Why not? Maybe you even won!
Your comments could help fellow Scholarships.com members.


If you can read this, don't touch the following fields


Latest College & Financial Aid News

Professor Endeavors to Adjust Grades Based on Gender

May 22, 2018

by Susan Dutca

A professor from The University of Akron had planned to boost his females' grades "a level or two" as part of a "national movement to encourage female students to go [into] information sciences." A university provost stated that, although the intention "may be laudable", it was unacceptable. [...]

Sizzling Summer 2018 Scholarships

May 21, 2018

by Susan Dutca

Summer break is here for most students and so are these sizzling summer scholarships for those who want to take advantage of their spare time this summer and earn money for college. Since you don't have to deal with homework and tests for the next couple of months, we strongly encourage you to apply for scholarships and kick-start your financial aid for next semester. See how much money you can save and student loan debt you can skirt by applying for and winning college scholarships this summer 2018. Begin your search with the summer scholarships listed below or get a personalized list of scholarship matches here. [...]

Student Strips for Presentation in Protest of Professor’s Comments

May 15, 2018

by Susan Dutca

Photo credit: Jeffrey Vinocur

A Cornell University senior presented a trial run of her senior thesis wearing nothing but her bra and panties in protest of her professor's comments about the length of the shorts she was wearing. Offended and taken aback by the comments, she further invited others to support her on the day of the presentation by stripping down to their undergarments with her during her 15-minute address. [...]