Awards and Recognition

APPI Student Scholarships and Awards

APPI annually recognizes and awards the achievements of students entering or enrolled in post-secondary institutions with an interest in planning as a profession.

The APPI Student Education Scholarship is intended to provide monetary assistance to students for tuition, research, books or other academic expenses while the APPI Student Conference Award is intended to assist students financially in their attendance and participation at the APPI Annual Conference, CPAA Annual Conference, CIP Annual Conference or other  planning related conferences. The winners were recognized at the 2017 APPI Volunteer Celebration on April 27, 2017 in Calgary.

2017 Recipients

APPI Student Education Scholarship click here for press release

Graduate Students
Pamela Downey                   Master of Planning at the University of Calgary
Bronwyn Culham                  Master of Planning at the University of Calgary

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Bronwyn Culham, Misty Sklar APPI President and Pamela Downey


Undergraduate Student
Carolyn Gartrell                   BA major in Planning at the University of Alberta

APPI Student Conference Award

Steven Shuttle                   BA major in Planning at the University of Alberta

2016 Recipients

APPI Student Education Scholarship click here for press release

Masters Students
Aaron Thibeault                   Master of Planning at the University of Calgary
Magdalena Wojtalewicz          Master of Planning at the University of Calgary

Undergraduate Student
Leah Anderson                    BA major in Planning at the University of Alberta

APPI Student Conference Award

Master Student
Tracy Tsui                          Master of Planning at the University of Calgary

2015 Recipients

APPI Student Education Scholarship

Masters Students
Jessi Fry                    Master of Planning at the University of Calgary
Asia Walker               Master of Planning at the University of Calgary
Kylee van der Poorten Master of Planning at the University of Calgary

Undergraduate Students
Eric Schultz              BA major in Planning at the University of Alberta
Danielle Penchuk       BA major in Planning at the University of Alberta

2014 Recipients

APPI Student Education Scholarship
David Borkenhagen - Master of Planning EVDS University of Calgary
Daniel Watson - Master of Planning EVDS University of Calgary
Andrew Cuthbert - Master of Planning EVDS University of Calgary

APPI Student Conference Award
Jocelyn Appleby -   Master of Planning Student at the University of Calgary