Designers Lighting Forum Scholarship



Designers Lighting Forum Scholarship: $1,500
Travel Opportunity to LIGHTFAIR International in Philadelphia

The Designers Lighting Forum of New England (DLF-NE) will sponsor one BAC student to travel to Philadelphia this spring to attend LIGHTFAIR International April 23rd through 25th, 2013.

The recipient of the scholarship will receive $1,500 to cover trip related expenses and will be paired with a representative from DLF-NE who will serve as their guide and mentor for the trip.

To apply, students must:
-be enrolled full-time at the BAC and in Segment II or III
-be in good academic standing
-have successfully completed a Lighting Design course at the BAC [TM7365/365, TM7369/369, CD105E/TM470 Lighting Design Workshop], TM471 Lighting the Environment or its equivalent at another institution
-submit a short (no longer than 100 words) statement of why they are passionate about learning more about lighting and attending Lightfair International
-submit a rendering, a sample portfolio of lighting design work OR drawings to show their enthusiasm for lighting design
-agree to prepare and submit a short presentation on the trip and their experiences at a DLF-NE event in the fall of 2013

To be considered for the scholarship, students should submit a statement and visual work to the Student Services Office on the 3rd floor of 100 Mass. Ave. no later than Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 6 pm. All submissions should be marked to the attention of Kendra Giannini and should include your name and the name of the scholarship.

Submissions will be judged on a demonstrated passion and ability to communicate that passion through design documentation and presentation techniques.

If you have any questions please contact Kendra Giannini, Manager of Honors & Awards at 617-585-0167 or kendra.giannini@the-bac.edu.