The Mark Turnbull Travel Award for Graduate Landscape Architects

Learn from a world perspective to influence in Scotland


Using overseas travel to gain an insight into best and innovative landscape practice to address some of the current landscape challenges facing Scotland. This award will benefit future generations of graduate landscape architects in Scotland as well as the practice of landscape architecture by bringing overseas experience and knowledge back to the country.

Mark Turnbull was one of the country’s most eminent Landscape Architects, winner of the Landscape Institute’s Gold Medal Award and recognised for the contribution that overseas learning and experience from his training and work in the USA brought to his practice in Scotland.

The 2018 winner of the Mark Turnbull Travel Award was Amber Roberts. Read about her proposals and her plans for her winnings.


The total value of the award is for a maximum of £5,000 which will be allocated to one successful applicant depending on the assessment of submissions. The Award is open to landscape architects qualified to graduate or post graduate level. It is not open to students.