Young Planners Pre-Conference Social

Join us! Hosted by the Treasure Coast and Broward Sections at Prosperity Brewers in Boca Raton. For more information and to RSVP contact Sofia Garantiva (Treasure Coast YPG Ambassador) at sgarantiva@udkstudios.com by noon on Aug. 31.


Fall 2018 AICP Exam Study Sessions

The Treasure Coast Section hosted class begins next Thursday evening, Aug. 16 and will run until Thursday, Nov. 8 at the Wellington Community Center. Thursday night classes are held from 6 – 8:40 pm.  Saturday classes focused on practice questions will be held Sept. 15 through Nov. 3 from 8:30 am – 12:40 pm. You can participate in person or via Go-To-Webinar and the FTP site where all class materials are posted.  There is no charge for the class, but you do need to register to participate. If you are not already on their AICP Class Email List and would like to be added, or have any questions related to the AICP Exam, please contact Henry Bittaker, AICP, at hbittaker@aol.com / 561-523-0678 and Susan Coughanour, FAICP, at susancoughanour@aol.com/ 561-523-0677.

For more information about the AICP Exam, including notification and exam registration deadlines for those of you who applied during the June 2018 Application Window, click here & here.

  • For those of you interested in taking the AICP Exam in May 2019, the application window will likely open in early December. We encourage you to prepare early and take advantage of the Early Bird Deadline which is usually a week after the application window opens.
  • Reduced AICP Exam Fee Scholarship Program – APA FL participates in the APA/AICP 2018 Reduced AICP Exam Fee Scholarship Program for members who may experience financial difficulty in taking the exam. The deadline to apply for the Scholarship Program for the November 2018 Exam Window is September 14, 2018. For additional information about the application process and criteria click here.

SURP Fall 2018 Mentorship Program

The School of Urban and Regional Planning (SURP) at Florida Atlantic University is now accepting applications from student mentees and professional mentors for the Fall 2018 Mentorship Program. The application window is open through Monday, Aug. 13, 2018. This is a great opportunity for students to gain insights into professional planning practice and for established planners to give back to their profession.  For more information and to apply, visit http://cdsi.fau.edu/surp/mentorship-program/


APA Florida 2018 Reduced AICP Exam Fee Scholarships – Deadline Sept. 14

APA and AICP have encouraged the APA Florida Chapter to submit names of those with financial hardships to become AICP members by taking advantage of the 2018 Reduced Exam Fee Scholarship program. More information here