The Oklahoma Historical Society, State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO), is pleased to announce the availability of scholarships for Oklahoma college and university students to attend Preservation Future Tense: Oklahoma’s 29th Annual Statewide Preservation Conference. It will be held June 7-9, 2017, in downtown Oklahoma City (full registration and program details available in late April).
A qualified applicant is someone enrolling as a full-time student (undergraduate or graduate) for the Summer and/or Fall 2017 semester(s) in any Oklahoma college or university and who is pursuing a degree in history, architecture, landscape architecture, architectural history, art history, anthropology, archeology, interior design, planning, geography, law or other field closely related to historic preservation. Applications must be received by the deadline indicated below to be considered.
Twenty (20) scholarships are available 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 5. For details and an application form contact Melvena Heisch, Deputy SHPO, at 405/522-4484 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit the SHPO’s website at http://www.okhistory.org/shpo/conferencedetails.htm