We're Awarding a $2500 Scholarship for a Slice of Life
There's more than one way to peel an orange, and there's more than one way to learn. As someone who works daily to engage students, you know that they come to your classroom with unique traits and identities.
We want to hear about them! We're asking students to get creative and put together a short video that illustrates their identity as a unique learner.
SMART (Science, Mathematics and Research for Transformation): The premier scholarship program supporting the education of America's future Scientists and Engineers. The Department of Defense is proud to offer scholarships and post-graduation career opportunities to our nation's research leaders of tomorrow.
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FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO APPLY
The T. Larry Okubo Scholarship Fund is organized as a vehicle to promote public, charitable and educational purposes in the United States. In furtherance of this goal, it will grant partial merit and need based scholarships to individuals who are enrolled on a full time basis in an accredited architectural or architectural engineering graduate program.
The scholarships are intended to provide aspiring architects and engineers with a means to fund their graduate education. The amount of each scholarship will be in the range of $5,000 to $10,000 per semester or $3,333 to $6,666 per quarter depending on the particulars of the student’s enrollment.
The applicants are asked to submit a letter of intent (maximum 5 pages) touching on the highlights of the student’s achievements and goals. Applicants should also provide graphic and written details of educational projects which exemplify their explorations, attitudes and competencies. The applicants are also asked to complete and submit the attached application form. Applicants are required to submit their application packages by September 30, 2011. All graphic and written materials should be submitted as pdf’d documents. The provision of hard copies is not required nor encouraged.
Application packages should be emailed before the stated deadline to:
Marx|Okubo Associates was founded in 1982 by Jim Marx and Larry Okubo. The firm is a professional consulting organization focused on improving the built environment through the provision of varied owner representation, project evaluation and management services for all types of real estate developments.
Marx|Okubo began with a simple mission: Use pragmatic construction expertise to solve problems in a troubled real estate market. What started as an inspired two-person operation has transformed into a company of nine offices nationwide with more than 100 team members, each one bringing greater energy and depth to the organization.
From its Denver, Colorado roots, Marx|Okubo has expanded coast to coast in effort to better serve our diverse and growing clientele across an ever-changing real estate market. As environments and rules have changed, we have also adapted and evolved. However, our company focus has remained constant: keeping an eye to the future as we expand our team and professional competencies.
Over the years, the team members who join Marx|Okubo all learn one thing: the collective power of integrity, excellence and accountability. Serving the commercial real estate, financial services and construction industries by strategically broadening our team, capabilities and geographical area, today Marx|Okubo serves some 400 clients worldwide.
All questions regarding the program should be directed in written form to:
Gary Cohn, T. Larry Okubo Scholarship Fund
Marx | Okubo Associates
9 Executive Circle, Suite 290
Irvine, CA 92614