Earthship Academy is offering a full scholarship for tuition ($2,500) and housing accommodations ($500) for each Academy session at Earthship Biotecture headquarters in Taos, NM, including the Online Earthship Academy.

Scholarship Candidates: Who should apply?

This full scholarship is intended to empower low-income communities located in rural regions of the US. We are looking for candidates in the following categories:

  • Black Indigenous People of Color (BIPOC) are especially encouraged to apply
  • Individuals and/or appointed members of organizations who contribute to their communities in rural/low-income/marginalized areas and/or native American reservations
  • Individuals studying housing issues and/or low-income housing alternatives
  • Housing activists and environmental activists
  • Experienced construction workers passionate about building off-grid communities
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What is an Earthship?

An Earthship is an off-grid, self-sustaining home developed by Micheal Reynolds, based on six main principles:

    1. Building with natural and recycled materials
    2. Contained Sewage Treatment
    3. Water Harvesting
    4. Thermal Heating and Cooling
    5. Solar and Wind Electricity
    6. Food Production

Earthship Academy

The Earthship Biotecture Academy offers extensive training in Earthship design principles, construction methods, and philosophy. Academy classes, labs, tours, and hands-on construction techniques are led by top Earthship builders, electricians, plumbers, and plant specialists. The Academy offers education for those who are excited to learn and live the Earthship philosophy and help expand it globally.

How to Apply: Fill out this form for an application.

Online Earthship Academy

October 1 - December 31

Earthship Internship December 2020

November 30 - December 18

Online Earthship Academy

January 1, 2021 - March 31, 2021

January Internship

January 4, 2021 - January 22, 2021

Haiti Earthship Academy

January 4, 2021 - January 29, 2021

Encounter Earthship Field Study

March 1, 2021 - March 26, 2021

Earthship Academy 2021 Session 1

April 5, 2021 - April 28, 2021

Puerto Rico Earthship Academy 2021

May 3, 2021 - May 28, 2021

Puerto Rico Earthship Field Study

May 3, 2021 - May 28, 2021

Earthship Academy 2021 Session 2

June 7, 2021 - July 2, 2021

Earthship Academy 2021 Session 3

July 5, 2021 - July 30, 2021

Philadelphia Earthship Academy

August 3, 2021 - August 27, 2021

Earthship Academy 2021 Session 4

September 6, 2021 - October 1, 2021

Earthship Academy 2021 Session 5

October 4, 2021 - October 29, 2021