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IBPI Scholarships

IBPI is committed to fostering a new generation of transportation professionals who are holistic and context-sensitive in their approach to transportation planning and design for bicycles and pedestrians.

Thanks to the generosity of Rex Burkholder and Lydia Rich, Alta Planning + Design and DKS Associates, we are pleased to have awarded three scholarships for the 2013-2014 academic year.

 

Requirements (please review each scholarship's full details):
  • Be enrolled (full- or part-time) in the Master of Urban and Regional Planning (MURP), Master of Urban Studies (MUS), or Ph.D. in Urban Studies program during the full 2014-15 academic year. MSCE, MEng and PhD CEE students are eligible for the DKS Associates scholarship only. Incoming and continuing students may apply.
  • Maintain a 3.0 GPA while receiving the scholarship
  • Demonstrate an intent to pursue a career related to bicycle and pedestrian transportation
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Apply

FILLABLE - IBPI Scholarship Application 2014-15.pdf (use to apply for all three scholarships).

The Alta Planning + Design scholarship supports a graduate student who intends to pursue a career related to bicycle and pedestrian transportation. The award for 2014-15 is $2500.

The Burkholder-Rich scholarship supports a graduate student who is highly motivated to focus their studies on walking and cycling as mainstream forms of transportation. This is both a scholarship and a paid internship. The award for 2014-15 is $1425.

The DKS Associates scholarship will support a student seeking to better understand how communities integrate bicycling and walking through the engineering, design and planning processes. The award for 2014-15 is $950.

Deadline: 5 pm, Friday, February 28, 2014