APA Ohio is now accepting applications from professional/citizen planners and planning students who wish to attend the 2018 APA National Planning Conference in New Orleans.
One eligible professional or citizen planner will receive $500 to be used for the cost of registration or other conference expenses. One eligible planning student will receive $75 to be used for the cost of registration or other conference expenses.
Scholarships are based on financial need, training needs, community needs, community involvement, and APA service. Students must be enrolled at an Ohio College or University in a planning or related program. Professional and citizen planners must be members of APA Ohio within 7 days of receiving a scholarship.
Preference will be given to those who are unemployed, in their early career stage (first 5 years after planning/related degree obtained), and/or whose current employer will not pay conference fees.
Awards will be announced on or about March 27, 2018.
Applications are due Friday, March 23 @ 4:00pm.