The Oklahoma Historical Society, State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO) is pleased to announce the availability of American Institute of Architects continuing Education System (AIA/CES) credits and scholarships for Oklahoma college and university students to attend Historic Preservation ABCs: Oklahoma’s 26th Annual Statewide Preservation Conference. It will be held June 4-6, 2014, in Norman on the University of Oklahoma campus (full registration and program details available in late April).
Registered architects who attend the conference can earn AIA/CES learning unit hours. Simply register for the conference and check in at the SHPO’s table when you arrive at registration. There are no additional fees for this service.
Self report your attendance at http://www.aia.org/education/index.htm.
The SHPO will provide written learning objectives at registration, and certificates of attendance will be mailed to participants after the conference.
If you have questions, contact Melvena Heisch as indicated below.
Oklahoma college and university students are eligible for scholarships to attend the conference. We encourage students pursuing degrees in history, architecture, archeology, and other historic preservation-related fields to attend the conference to learn about career opportunities as well as historic preservation issues and techniques. We are offering twenty (20) scholarships on a first-come basis to those who qualify.
The scholarship covers the conference registration fee, and the application deadline is 5:00pm, Friday, May 9.