Amy Edwards Memorial Scholarship


The AZAEP Amy Edwards Memorial Scholarship was created to encourage a career path in Environmental Planning or a related field.

In memory of Amy Edwards, this scholarship will be awarded to a graduate student with a passion to explore the inextricable link between environmental planning and preliminary transportation/civil engineering in delivering successful and timely projects to meet the needs of the traveling public.

The successful candidate will have demonstrated leadership and interpersonal skills, environmental planning-related activities or job skills, and a drive to explore new horizons and constantly reinvent oneself. 

The scholarship award will be $5,000. The minimum criteria for selection are:

  • Currently enrolled in a graduate degree program in an environmental      planning related field. 
  • Plans to pursue a career in an environmental      planning-related field. Passionate about improving community through environmental      planning and services and a comprehensive understanding of the balance      among social, economic, and environmental values. 
  • Demonstrated interdisciplinary experience and passion      to incorporate interdisciplinary focus to environmental planning.

The scholarship period is now open and accepting applications. 

The deadline to apply for the 2019 Fall Scholarship is December 21, 2019.

Download the 2019 Scholarship Application below for more information on how to apply. 

Note: Two letters of recommendation and a personal statement are required.

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AZAEP Amy Edwards Memorial Scholarship Flyer Fall 2019 (pdf)


AZAEP Amy Edwards Memorial Scholarship Fall 2019 Application (doc)