This intensive program is a one-year, full-time, paid employment opportunity with the Myefski Architects Chicago studio. The fellow receives a $42,500 stipend to cover the cost of living, moving, and other expenses.
The fellowship is formatted in a “gap year” time frame. The fellow may choose a start date between May and August. The fellowship concludes 12 months from the chosen start date.
The fellowship is traditionally open to those who will receive an undergraduate degree during the year they apply; however, graduates from 2021 and 2022 are eligible and encouraged to apply for the 2022 program. Applications are accepted from students with undergraduate degrees from the University of Michigan or one of the accredited architectural institutions in the following countries: Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden.
Applicants must intend to pursue a graduate degree and demonstrate an interest in architecture.