In 1992, Mrs. Norman T. Newton created a fund in memory of her late husband, Norman T. Newton, professor emeritus of the GSD, for an annual prize to be awarded to a graduating landscape architecture student whose work best exemplifies achievement in design expression as realized in any medium.

Recent recipients include:

Ting Liang MLA '19
Matthew Wong MLA '18
Jeremy Hartley MLA '17 and Hannah Gaengler MLA '17 (split)
Natasha Polozenko MLA '16
Ken Chongsuwat MLA '15