The Marybeth T. Murphy Memorial Scholarship Fund was established in memory of Marybeth T. Murphy, a 1983 graduate who studied landscape architecture with a major in environmental design, this scholarship serves as a tribute to her and her commitment to urban public art. She helped design many parks, city streets, and bike trails in an effort to make the world a more beautiful place. Friends and family established this scholarship to provide needed support for students who share her ideals. The purpose of the Fund is to provide scholarship support for UMass Amherst undergraduates with financial need pursuing landscape architecture. Preference is given for students who are members of Commonwealth Honors College.