The Association for Learning Environments was established in 1921 and is a worldwide professional non-profit association whose sole mission is improving the places where children learn. The Association members, individuals, institutions and corporations are actively involved in planning, designing, building, equipping and maintaining schools and colleges.

The South Texas Chapter will award a minimum of two (2) $2,000 scholarships to students planning to study in a field related to the Architecture, Engineering (i.e. Mechanical, Electrical, Civil, or Architectural, etc.) and Construction industry (AEC) as well as related disciplines such as Interior Design, Information Technologies, Computer-Aided Design, etc. as they relate to building design, construction, and related careers.

Scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic record, achievement, leadership, career goals/interests, and performance at the personal interview.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Be a United States legal resident, residing in the South Texas Chapter area: Bexar County, Comal County, Guadalupe County, Kendall County, Wilson County, Atascosa County, Medina County, Bandera County, or any other place within the Southern Region which is closest to this chapter and is not otherwise within the defined area of other chapters.
  • Provide a completed scholarship application with all required attachments (incomplete application packets will not be considered).
  • Finalists will be required to participate in an in-person interview of approximately fifteen minutes in length which will be held in San Antonio, Texas.


Application Deadline: March 22, 2019
Notification to Finalists: April 19, 2019
Finalist Interviews: Saturday, May 18, 2019
Scholarships Awarded: Summer/Fall 2019

Click here to download the Scholarship Application.
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