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PAVE Student Aid - Spring 2021

Organized by PAVE, The Planning and Visual Education Partnership

PAVE Student Aid - Spring 2021a month left to enter
  • OrganizerPAVE, The Planning and Visual Education Partnership
  • CategoryDesign/Architecture
  • PrizeCash
  • RegionOceania, South America, North America, Africa, Asia, European Union (EU), Europe, Global
  • EligibilityBachelor Students
  • Deadline2021-04-04
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up to $1,500 per student
The PAVE student aid program supports students studying retail design, interior design, architecture, visual merchandising, industrial design, and similar programs preparing students for careers in the retail environments industry who are experiencing financial difficulties.

The intent is to provide for basic needs such as food, housing, books, tuition, health insurance, medical bills, utilities, transportation, etc.

College students interested in applying should review the guidelines below and submit a completed application, with supporting documents, to PAVE by Sunday April 4, 2021 by 11:59PM Eastern Standard Time.


- Student must be enrolled in a program working toward a degree in the retail environments industry, i.e. in visual merchandising, store design, interior design, architecture or similar.

- Student must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better based on a 4.0 GPA scale.

- Student must be a full-time student enrolled in at least 12 credit hours.

- A maximum of $1,500 per student will be awarded.


The following four items must be submitted with your application form for your request to be considered.

- Letter of Explanation (500 words max): A letter explaining the reason for the request. Must show a compelling need for this special aid, with a detailed explanation of your situation and anticipated use of the funds.

- Work Sample (1-2 pages max): Highlights of your most recent work. Must be individual work, cannot be a group project.

- One reference: We will need a phone number and email address of your reference. Can be a professor, faculty member, or an employer (including internship supervisors). References CANNOT be friends or family members.

- Copy of your transcript (official or un-official).

Both merit and need-based criteria will be used when making awards. Applicants’ GPA and level of need will be considered.


Please contact PAVE at or call us at 954-551-9144.

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