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Ryerson and LightForm partner for LIT 101 Lighting Design scholarship


Lightform’s new LIT 101 Sponsorship provides financial support for design professionals enrolled in Ryerson University’s G. Chang School of Continuing Education’s Certificate in Lighting Design. LIT 101 is a new sponsorship project that supports design professionals who want to expand their knowledge about lighting and lighting design by participating in The Chang School‘s Certificate in Lighting Design program. The program is now accepting students for its upcoming Winter 2019 term.LIT 101

LightForm’s LIT 101 reimburses students who enrol in and successfully complete one or several of The Chang School’s Lighting Design required or elective courses. LIT 101 can be used in conjunction with any employer program wherein the student’s employer has agreed to pa

As a long-time lighting partner to many of Canada’s architecture and design firms, we’re keenly aware of a growing desire among design professionals to learn more about lighting design. “Lighting is one of the most important elements in design, yet it remains one of the most challenging for designers because there are so many technical aspects and options for them to navigate” explains LightForm President Richard Assaly. “Our goal is to support the design professionals who want to educate themselves so they can feel confident when specifying lighting for their projects. We think The Chang School’s Lighting Design course will empower them.”

Those looking to take advantage of LightForm’s LIT 101 opportunity must submit a Letter of Intent along with their Resume to LightForm by December 30th, 2018. Letters and Resumes should be sent to [email protected] A committee of five of the industry’s top design professionals will review applicants’ eligibility. Eligibility will be determined based on: student’s acceptance into and successful completion of the course, and letter of acknowledgement from the student’s employer before classes begin in January.


More information about the new LIT 101 scholarship is available via Lightform’s official website, linked here.

Winter 2019 term courses for The Chang School’s Certificate in Lighting Design start in January 2019, and enrolment is now open. For more information about this certificate program, visit this link