The Division maintains multiple programs that seek to increase knowledge and understanding about the field. If interested in learning more, please follow the links or contact us.


The Division's D-PRAT (Design-Preservation Rapid Assistance Team) Program is our pro-bono effort that endeavors to help in-need communities with urban design or historic preservation efforts free of charge.

Student Planning & Design Competition

The Division is a proud co-sponsor of the annual APA Student Planning and Design Competition, held at the National Planning Conference.