The WCAPT Student/Emerging Professional Scholarship Fund provides financial support to one current student and one recent graduate in historic preservation or related fields.
MORE INFO ON STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS HERE
Application deadline is June 30, 2023 at 5:00 PM PST.
This chapter of the Association for Preservation Technology is established under Article X of the APT International Bylaws. It is organized to promote the interchange of ideas and knowledge concerning preservation of historic buildings, structures, sites, landscapes, museum artifacts, and related materials, and to further the goals of the APT. It is meant to serve the needs of interested persons in the Western United States including but not limited to California, Nevada, and Arizona. The name of the chapter is the Western Chapter of the Association for Preservation Technology, Incorporated.
The Association for Preservation Technology International (APTI) is a cross - disciplinary, membership organization dedicated to promoting the best technology for conserving historic structures and their settings. Membership in APT provides exceptional opportunities for networking and the exchange of ideas. APT members, who hail from more than 30 countries, include preservationists, architects, engineers, conservators, consultants, contractors, craftspersons, curators, developers, educators, historians, landscape architects, students, technicians, and other persons directly involved in the application of methods and materials to maintain, conserve, and protect historic structures and sites for future use and appreciation. The international, interdisciplinary character of APT - with its outstanding publications, conferences, training courses, awards, student scholarships, regional chapters, and technical committees - makes it the premier worldwide network for anyone involved in the field of historic preservation.
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The Western Chapter of the Association of Preservation Technology is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization.