Lighting Education Centers
Manufacturers through their corporate lighting centers and online course offerings provide valuable educational resources at the professional level, reaching an audience well beyond just that of the lighting community.
Lighting Competitions, Scholarships, and Grants
Although lighting is a specialized field, there is a generous offering of student lighting design competitions, as well as awards, scholarships, and grants for students and educators alike that facilitate a variety of educational opportunities.
LRC Awards ASSIST Scholarship
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute's Lighting Research Center (LRC) has awarded its 2007-08 ASSIST Scholarship to Tianming Dong, a third-year Ph.D. student at the LRC. ASSIST (Alliance for Solid-State Illumination Systems and Technologies) is a consortium of researchers, manufacturers, and government...
Universal Lighting Launches Online Education Program
To better serve and educate its customers
STANLEY RUSSELL MCCAnDLESS
His preeminence in the field of lighting is not only the impact of his work as a designer, but the legacy of the legions of students and disciples who hold the special lamp of knowledge only he was able to light. It is in those legions, whom he influenced and who now carry on his work, that one...
Scholarship applications for the IALD Education Trust are due by February 1, 2005.
Scholarship applications for the IALD Education Trust are due by February 1, 2005. Amounts range from $500 to $5,000 for undergraduate and graduate students studying architectural lighting. More information is available on the IALD website at
A coordinated effort between architect and lighting manufacturer creates an educational environment that teaches a thing or two about lighting design.
LRC Graduate Program Expanded
The Lighting Research Center (LRC) recently announced that it will expand its graduate education programs with the 2004–05 academic year.
Sustainable Lighting Goes to School
The Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington, is a liberal arts and sciences school with a different approach to education than most colleges.
Nuckolls Fund Names Grant for Lesley Wheel
The Nuckolls Fund for Lighting Education has named a grant in honor of Lesley Wheel.