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 2018 APPI Volunteer Celebration on April 27, 2018 in Edmonton. Click here for the E Notice.

Student Education Scholarship application click here.

Student Conference Award application click here.

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


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