Education

Educational, Scholarship, and Networking Opportunities

To assist our member network in finding educational, scholarship, and networking opportunities related to traditional building, architecture, and urbanism, INTBAU USA provides the following list of opportunities available in the United States of America. Degree programs, courses, organizations, and scholarships have been selected for their relevance to traditional building, architecture, and urbanism. Some opportunities from related fields, such as cabinetry, furniture making, and art are included as well. Please enjoy exploring these, let us know of any you feel we should include, and do please advise us of any broken links as programs change over time.


Higher Education (Certificates, Associate’s, Bachelor’s, Master’s Degrees)

Architecture
Andrews University School of Architecture & Interior Design
Benedictine College Architecture Department
Catholic University of America School of Architecture and Planning
University of Colorado Denver Center for Advanced Research in Traditional Architecture
University of Miami School of Architecture
University of Notre Dame School of Architecture – Undergraduate
University of Notre Dame School of Architecture – Graduate
Utah Valley University Architecture

Building Craft
American College of the Building Arts
Bryn Athyn College
College of the Redwoods (Construction technology)
Savannah Technical College
University of Notre Dame

Preservation
Belmont College (Building Preservation/Restoration)
Catslop Community College (Historic Preservation & Restoration)
College of Charleston (Historic Preservation and Community Planning)
Edgecombe Community College (Historic Preservation Technology)
Savannah Technical College
University of Miami School of Architecture
University of Notre Dame School of Architecture

Urban Design
College of Charleston (Historic Preservation and Community Planning)
University of Miami School of Architecture
University of Miami School of Architecture (real estate)
University of Miami School of Architecture (urban sustainability)
University of Notre Dame School of Architecture


Postsecondary Career Schools

Building Craft
North Bennet Street School (Preservation carpentry)
North Bennet Street School (Cabinetry and furniture making)


Professional Organizations Offering Educational Courses and Programs

Art
Academy of Classical Design
Beaux-arts Academy
Grand Central Atelier

Architecture
Institute of Classical Architecture & Art
The Traditional Building Conference

Building Craft
International Masonry Institute
Snow College Traditional Building Skills Institute
Smithsonian Institution Building Arts and Traditional Architecture
Virginia Institute of Blacksmithing
Yestermorrow Design/Build School

Preservation
Living Trades Academy
Historic Santa Fe Foundation Trades Internship
National Center for Preservation Technology and Training
Preservation Education Institute
Preservation Trades Network
Restore (Educational programs in architectural conservation)

Urban Design
CityBuilding Partnership


Craft Schools Offering Some Building Craft Related Education

By Hand and Eye (Finish carpentry and cabinetmaking)
Maine Coast Craft School (Timber framing and traditional woodworking)
Mary May’s School of Traditional Woodcarving
North House Folk School (Blacksmithing)
North House Folk School (Timber framing)
Port Townsend School of Woodworking
Southwest School of Woodworking (Traditional woodworking)
The Woodwright’s School (Window joinery)


Youth Education

Architecture
Institute of Classical Architecture & Art New Heights

Building Craft
Girls Build


Professional and Trade Organizations

Architecture
Institute of Classical Architecture and Art
National Civic Art Society
Traditional Building Magazine

Building Craft
Home Builders Institute
Earthen Construction Initiative
International Masonry Institute
International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craftsworkers
Keep Craft Alive 
Natural Building Alliance
National Center for Construction Education and Research
Operative Plasterers’ and Cement Masons’ International Association
Stonecarvers Guild
Timber Framers Guild
United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America

Preservation
Association for Preservation Technology International
Historic Santa Fe
National Trust for Historic Preservation
Preservation Trades Network

Urban Design
Congress for the New Urbanism


Fellowships, Internships, Research Grants, Scholarships, Travel Grants, Awards Programs

Architecture
Western European Architecture Foundation Gabriel Prize
Institute of Classical Architecture & Art Arthur Ross Awards
Institute of Classical Architecture & Art Regional Awards
Institute of Classical Architecture & Art Scholarships
Institute of Classical Architecture & Art Rieger Graham Prize
Institute of Classical Architecture & Art and INTBAU Award for Emerging Excellence in the Classical Tradition
Institute of Classical Architecture & Art Scholarships
The Palladio Awards – Traditional Building Magazine

Building Craft
Keep Craft Alive Continuing Education Scholarships

Preservation
Historic Santa Fe Foundation Faith and John Gaw Meem Preservation Trades Internship