Molly Kase, an Alfred State College student from Brighton, received a $2,500 scholarship from Bergmann Associates. The scholarship is part of The Architectural Foundation of Rochester and the Rochester Chapter of the American Institute of Architects’ 2017 scholarship awards.
The $2,500 Bergmann Associates scholarship is awarded to a high-performing student currently enrolled in an Architecture program. Kase, a first-year student at Alfred State College, excelled throughout her time at Brighton High School and into her college career, earning recognition on the Dean’s List.
“We’re honored to invest in the Rochester community, especially our future architects, planners and engineers. Molly possesses a true passion for architecture and it’s clear that she has a bright future ahead of her. We wish Molly the best of luck and continued success at Alfred State College and beyond.”
Kase accepted her award in a ceremony on Wednesday, June 14 at Bergmann Associates offices in Tower280.
About the AIA Rochester/Architectural Foundation Scholarship Program: Each year, The Architectural Foundation of Rochester and the Rochester Chapter of the American Institute of Architects awards 10 local students architecture scholarships. All recipients demonstrate great passion and commitment to architecture along with strong academic performance. The awarded scholarships range from $500 to $2,500 and are based on merit. Applicants are drawn from an eight-county region surrounding Rochester and represent some of the best aspiring local design talent. For the second year in a row, a total of $12,500 in scholarships were distributed to the recipients.
For nearly four decades, Bergmann architects, engineers and planners have been delivering results to clients across the United States and Canada. This team of more than 400 professional and technical staff spans the Northeast, Midwest and Atlantic regions. Bergmann develops connections with partners and communities to create dynamic, creative solutions that will stand the test of time, while promoting environmental and functional sustainability. Projects in the Bergmann portfolio range from major buildings and commercial developments to critical transportation infrastructure and community planning.