Scholarships

There are a number of scholarships available annually to student scholars and recent graduates in the fields of historic preservation or conservation or related fields in architecture, engineering, materials science, or allied trades

Available Scholarships

APTI Annual Symposium Grant

Overview: Each year, APTNE hosts student-member presenters at our Annual Symposium in early February. At our annual symposium, a jury selects one student presenter based on merit of their presentation to attend APTI’s Annual Symposium, which includes presentations from leaders in preservation and provides opportunities to engage in one-on-one networking with industry professionals from around the world.
Award: The grant provides reimbursement of costs for hotel, travel and other event-related expenses, up to $1,500.
Event: 2019 APTI Symposium, held in Miami in November


Melissa Morrissey Scholarship Fund

Overview: The Melissa Morrissey Scholarship Fund was established in 2014 by APTNE to honor the memory of former board member Pat Morrissey’s daughter. The scholarship is to provide financial support to help defer expenses relating to education, training, or continuing professional development. 

Award: $2500 


Scholarship to be Named

Overview: APTNE provides a second memorial scholarship, to be named later.  The scholarship is to provide financial support to help defer expenses relating to education, training, or continuing professional development. 

Award: $2500 


Eligibility Requirements

Candidates must meet the following criteria:

  • Be a student enrolled full-time in a graduate program in historic preservation or conservation trades in New York, Southern New Jersey, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont or Maine; or
  • Be a recent graduate (within the last two years) from one of the above listed programs.
  • Applicants must be current APTNE members and must have been a member for a minimum of six months. Go to our Membership Page for more information.
  • Applicants shall have attended at least one APTNE event in the last six months.
  • Special consideration will be given to students specializing in fields relating to preservation technology.

APTNE reviews applications for geographical and institutional distribution.

Past recipients cannot be awarded for two consecutive years.

 

Applications

Applicant to fill our application form, including up to 250 words about how you would use the scholarship (required) and include a letter of recommendation (required). 

Apply for a Student Scholarship

 

When to Apply

Applications will be reviewed annually the third week of August for consideration.  To be eligible for consideration during the current cycle, please submit applications no later than August 15.  Applications submitted after this date will be considered for the following cycle.

Applicants will be notified of the APTNE Student Scholarship Committee’s decision within one month of receipt of the application

 

Contact

For more information about APTNE Grants and Student Scholarships, please contact [email protected].

 

 

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