donate to MAPS

The Minority Architects of Pittsburgh Scholarship is funded through crowd-sourced donations from individuals and organizations that want to see a more diverse, better-supported Architecture community. Monetary donations are tax-deductible and a donor acknowledgement letter will be provided in early January of the following year.


Online donations can be made via Paypal. Donations go through Paypal to Side Project, Inc. but support the MAPS Scholarship. Make a donation here.


Checks can be made out to "Side Project, Inc." with "Minority Architects of Pittsburgh Scholarship" in the memo line. Checks can be mailed to Side Project, Inc., 2635 Old Okeechobee Road

West Palm Beach, FL 33409


We are looking for sponsorships for the MAPS GALA 2023 on Tuesday, December 12th at Gold ($1,000), Silver ($500), and Bronze ($250) levels. Email us at and/or make a sponsorship donation here.


Donations of time and services to support MAPS are welcome. We're currently looking for individuals who can support our mixed media and outreach. Email us at

The Minority Architects of Pittsburgh Scholarship is a fiscally sponsored project of Side Project, Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to promote social justice and social change by incubating and developing grassroots projects. 

The official registration and financial information of Side Project, Inc. may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll-free, within Pennsylvania, 1-800-732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement. Pennsylvania Charitable Organization Certificate #100121.