SWEA New York Scholarship Report 2016
The SWEA New York Chapter Scholarship Committee received 17 applications for the 2016 Mona Johnsson scholarship. Two recipients were awarded the SWEA New York Mona Johnsson Scholarship 2016.
SWEA New York Mona Johnsson Scholarship 2016, in the amount of $2,000, was awarded to STHLMNYC to facilitate a 2-day conference in New York in October as part of Archtober. The purpose is to represent and showcase Swedish architecture and urban design culture. The social focus and inclusiveness of Swedish architecture and urban design are strongly embedded in Swedish culture, society and tradition.
SWEA New York Mona Johnsson Scholarship 2016, in the amount of $2,000, was also awarded to Karin Petersdotter Eriksson to study the history and compositions of selected Swedish composers from Swedish folk music to classical music written in our century, partially focusing on female composers.
Chair, SWEA New York Scholarship Committee
Committee members: Yvonne Ericson-Dryden, Ulrica Fredsvik-Konvalin, Maria Karlsson and Sissi Henriksson