Western Central Chapter (WCC) likes to support graduate students from their region that are studying planning-related fields. WCC offers support through a student scholarship described below.
WCC Graduate Student Scholarship
Purpose: The purpose of the WCC Graduate Student Scholarship Program is to financially assist graduate students majoring in urban, rural or regional planning or a related field. The student must reside within the WCC-APA Chapter region.
Related Fields: Fields relating to urban planning include geography, public administration, urban policy or urban studies, environmental planning or other related fields approved by the WCC Executive Committee
Scholarship Amount: $500 per applicant (Note: The WCC Executive Committee has budgeted for $1000 per year for this scholarship).
Application: To apply, the student shall complete the application form listed below and submit it to the WCC President (firstname.lastname@example.org) for consideration. The WCC Executive Board will consider the application at their next regular meeting, or via e-mail discussion, and the President will notify the applicant of the Board’s decision. The decision of the Committee shall be final.