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Scholarship Opportunity!

Dear Colleague:

The New York Metropolitan Chapter of the American Public Works Association is proud to offer financial support in the form of scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students who wish to enter into a public works career.

The American Public Works Association (APWA) is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit educational and membership organization whose exempt purpose shall be the advancement of the theory and practice of the design, construction,maintenance, administration, and operation of public works facilities and services; the dissemination of information and experience upon, and the promotion of improved practices in public works administration; the encouragement of the adherence by public works officials to a high professional standard; and the professional and social improvements of its members; and the
promotion of cooperation among all public, quasi-public, and private persons, firms, corporations, bodies, utilities, and agencies which have interests in the field of public works.

In line with our exempt purpose, the APWA has established a Mission to promote professional excellence; understanding of and competency and credibility in public works. This Mission is further served by delivering technical workshops, seminars, educational conferences, trade shows and credentialing combined with the offering of educational scholarships to further support students working towards an undergraduate or graduate degree in a public works-related field.

To fulfill our Mission, the New York Metropolitan Chapter of the American Public Works Association is sponsoring a scholarship program for Candidates Pursuing a Degree in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, or Public Works Management.

Please find the Scholarship Application by
clicking here! Candidate Eligibility Information and General Information Form. Should you have any questions or need additional information, please contact Stephen F. Munno, Chapter Secretary at the above noted address.  



What is it?
ONE PLACE where APWA members can access pre-recorded Click, Listen & Learn (CLL)
webinars, e-books, Power 15 podcasts, Congress presentations from prior years and
• Searchable by topic
• No additional fees beyond membership dues
• No limits to how often you access items in the Library
• No registration fees for live Click, Listen & Learn webinars
• No CEU/PDH recording fees
How do I get to it?
APWA members can access the Library by visiting
Convenient links have also been placed at the top of the APWA homepage in the
“Quick Links” box and on the Members Only webpage.
When is it available?
The Members’ Library is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
What are the advantages?
The Members Library offers up-to-date, flexible, on-demand training and professional
development to members without having to deal with the hassles of travel, schedule
conflicts and delays individuals encounter when waiting for supervisory approval.
Visit the Members’ Library (you will need your APWA user name and password to
access the Members’ Library) at
Non-Members Can Take the APWA Members’ Library for a Test Drive
Go to the homepage of and you will be directed on how to see what the
Members’ Library has to offer you – FREE OF CHARGE! Prospective members can
obtain a full-access “test drive” of the Library for two weeks! Watch Click, Listen &
Learn webinars, listen to Congress education sessions from past years, read the APWA
Reporter online and more!
Visit the APWA Members’ Library today and begin your public works
professional development experience!
Members’ Library
Do you have questions NOW? Do you need answers NOW?
You’re not alone! When you’re faced with difficult questions concerning your
community’s public infrastructure and need answers quickly, you now have access
to the most knowledgeable professionals in the industry. Through its infoNOW
communities, APWA connects you to the most informed public works experts who
have know-how in the areas you have questions about.
What are infoNOW communities?
infoNOW communities are a highly-valuable benefit of your APWA membership,
allowing you access to thousands of your peers with just the click of a mouse.
infoNOW communities are public works email networks consisting of individuals
(based on subject area) who share questions, answers and real-life experiences
with each other. The best part is, as a member of APWA, this network of more
than 28,600 professionals is available to you for FREE! Subscribe to one or all, it’s
up to you.
How do I sign up?
You can easily subscribe to APWA infoNOW communities by visiting the APWA
homepage at, hovering over the “Discover APWA” menu, clicking
the “Members Only” link and signing in with your username and password. A link
to the infoNOW communities area will be on the Members Only landing page.
Sign up for infoNOW communities today and start getting the answers you’re
looking for!
For additional information or to subscribe to an infoNOW Community, contact
APWA at or call 1-800-848-APWA (2792).

New York Metropolitain Chapter

Jan 10, 2015
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