• Design Resiliency Technical Assistance

    Design and Resiliency Teams provide pro bono design and resiliency technical assistance to communities around the United States and Canada. Think of this as a APA-CPAT look-alike, but teams are multidisciplinary and specifically focused on resiliency challenges.

  • DCNR’s 2017 Recreation and Conservation Webinars

    DCNR’s 2017 Recreation and Conservation Webinars The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR), Bureau of Recreation and Conservation (BRC) 2017 grant program for statewide, regional and local recreation and conservation projects will open on January 23 and close on April 12, 2017.  Opportunities for training and technical assistance on this grant program and other   

  • 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   

  • FAICP Nominees Needed

    APA is once again asking chapters (and divisions) to consider who to nominate for membership in the Fellows of the American Institute of Certified Planners (FAICP).  The basic requirements are membership in AICP for at least 15 years and good standing with APA, but a successful nominee must have much more:  significant contributions to planning   

  • 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