Preservation Alumni makes periodic grants to students currently enrolled in Columbia University’s Historic Preservation program. Recently, the funds have been used to cover travel, registration fees, accommodations, or other expenses related to attending or participating in a professional preservation-related conference. Typical grant amounts range from $250 – $500.
Recently, students have been able to attend the following events with the help of the PA:
- Design + Heritage Symposium in Philadelphia, PA
- European Climate Change Adaptation Conference in Glasgow, Scotland
- The Association of Preservation Technology International Annual Conference in Miami, Florida
- Real Places: Preserving Historic Texas Conference in Austin, Texas