Unilock®, a style and technology leader in concrete interlocking paving stones, slabs, and retaining walls, has announced its Paving the Future Scholarship. Awarding $5,000 to deserving students within the landscape construction and landscape architecture fields of study, the scholarship will help pay for their education expenses, including tuition fees, books, housing, and transportation costs. Up to 27 scholarships will be awarded, with an August 31, 2022, application deadline for eligible students.
Helping to commemorate the Company’s 50th anniversary since being founded by Ed Bryant, the Unilock Paving the Future Scholarship demonstrates the commitment Unilock has to investing in the new generation of landscape design, architecture, and construction leaders. To be eligible, students must be in their final year of study, actively involved in their community, and demonstrate an ambition of being a thought leader in the landscaping industry of tomorrow.
Applications, including an essay describing why the applicant is passionate about a career in landscape construction or landscape architecture and how they intend to actively contribute to the overall industry, will be accepted through August 31, 2022. Applicants can access the application online for landscape construction or landscape architecture. Scholarship recipients will be notified on or around October 10, 2022.
To be eligible, applicants must: be a permanent resident of the United States or Ontario, Canada; be enrolled in their final year of a full-time, post-secondary undergraduate or graduate program within the landscape construction or landscape architecture fields of study; demonstrate academic excellence, maintaining a minimum cumulative average letter grade of B and show a desire to pursue a career in their field of study; and demonstrate leadership and an ongoing commitment to their community.
Unilock is a North American manufacturer of concrete interlocking paving stones, slabs, and retaining walls. For 50 years, the company has been helping designers, contractors, and homeowners create beautiful outdoor spaces that become treasured places to build lasting memories.