• Reduced AICP Exam Fee Scholarships

    The PA Chapter of APA has two partial scholarships for the 2017 AICP Exam testing cycle (testing in either May or November). The scholarship reduces the exam fee from $495 to $145 for the first time AICP applicants and from $425 to $75 for previously approved AICP applicants. Financial hardship is the primary consideration for   

  • AICP Certification Exam News

    The AICP application window for the May 2017 AICP exam will open on December 1. The exam’s updated content places greater emphasis on emerging trends and current practices in planning. As you prepare your exam application — and later, as you study — get help from AICP’s enhanced resources: the AICP Exam Guide, a revised   

  • Support the PA Chapter Scholarship Fund

    Support the next generation of Planners! Give to the PA Chapter of APA Scholarship Fund! Your contribution to the PA Chapter of APA Scholarship Fund will help current planning students with their education-related expenses. Both undergraduate and graduate planning students are finding it hard to make ends meet. Students must not only juggle their academic   

  • Central Section: Professional Development Scholarship

    Central Section is pleased to announce the development of a Professional Development Scholarship to its membership. This Scholarship is available for the education and training of planners, public officials, and students in the Central Section, including, but not limited to, Section workshops, Chapter conferences, and AICP exam.  Scholarship amounts will be awarded based on request,   

  • 2016 Pennsylvania Great Places

    Congratulations to the 2016 Great Places in PA Award Winners! The Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Planning Association is proud to announce our Great Places for 2016 in two categories: Great Streets and Great Greenways/Trails. Great Places are unique, memorable places that work not only for their community, but as a model others want to