Daltile Interior Design Scholarship: Interior design students have an opportunity to fund a portion of their education in the coming year thanks to tile manufacturer Daltile, which is hosting a design competition presented by the American Society of Interior Designers Foundation. The grand prize: a $10,000 scholarship, to be awarded at Surfaces 2012 in January.

Though the scholarship contest is only open to interior design students, professionals designers, contractors, and architects can help fund the program by using Daltile products. When products are used for qualifying projects, the company will contribute a percentage from the sale of its top-selling products to the scholar­ship fund. For more information about the scholarship program, visit daltile.strutta.com.

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National Remodeling Foundation educational scholarships: For those students interested in degrees or certifications related to the remodeling industry, the National Remodeling Foundation awards approximately $10,000 each year for educational scholarships to deserving students and for remodeling companies that are doing humanitarian and charity work. The student scholarship deadline is Feb. 15, 2012. More information at nationalremodelingfoundation.org.