The Cavin Family Traveling Fellowship Fund was established in 2002 by Brooks Cavin, III, AIA as part of the California Community Foundation.The initial award of this traveling scholarship was in 2007. The Fellowship intends to offer travel-study opportunities to west coast scholars similar to the Rotch and Rapson Fellowships. The Fellowship intends to nurture design understanding of resource sustainability in the world. The Cavin Fellowship awards will honor the families and architectural traditions of William Brooks Cavin, Sr. and William Brooks Cavin, Jr., FAIA. The Cavin family will remain involved in the mission of the Fellowship.
2010 Competition is now open! — A $10,000 prize is available.
The scholar must be a U. S. citizen under 35 years of age on March 1 of the calendar year of application. Candidates must have a professional architecture degree from Cal Poly Pomona or the University of Oregon. Past Fellowship winners are not eligible.