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Gavin Eldred and PLP Architecture Bursary

In honour of Gavin Eldred, 1965 - 2017, PLP Architecture are offering a bursary of £2,500 to a Stage 2 Architecture student

Gavin Eldred, 1965 - 2017, earned his degree in Architecture at Newcastle University. Passionate about architecture, Gavin worked to support his studies. He travelled to New Zealand to practice, and after settling in London became a Director at PLP Architecture. Among the significant built work that Gavin helped deliver are The Four Seasons Hotel in Abu Dhabi; NOVA-Victoria in Westminster; and 22 Bishopsgate, the tallest office tower in the City of London.

In honour of Gavin’s love for life and Architecture, PLP Architecture will offer a bursary in the amount of £2500 to one student, to encourage the study of Architecture. The bursary will be awarded in four consecutive years to four different students.

PLP Architecture is a London based award-winning practice of architects and designers who believe in the transformative power of ideas and the capacity for architecture to inspire and to improve daily life.

The bursary welcomes applications from any student passionate about architecture and in need of financial aid, currently in the second year and continuing into the third year to earn a Part I degree.

For full details of how to apply please visit their dedicated website


published on: 9 January 2019