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WiD 2017 ABX Symposium Scholarships

WiD 2017 ABX Symposium Scholarships (4 available)

Women in Design (WiD) celebrates and encourages success and leadership for women in the design community. As such, we offer full-day scholarships for student and design professionals to attend the ABX Symposium, “Envisioning the Future,” November 9, 2017. Scholarship recipients will be selected based on the essay application accessed through the ABX website at the link below. Scholarship deadline is October 16, 2017.

Thank you to Graphisoft and Stantec, the WiD symposium’s platinum sponsors, for making these scholarships possible.

The full day of Symposium activities Thursday November 9th includes:

More info and register here:

WID 01 – Envisioning the Future: Women in Design Keynote 8:00-10:00am: Breakfast and panel discussion

TH16 - Designed with Community In Mind 11:00am-12:30pm: Lessons learned from CBT's Housing the Hub initiative to take a deep dive into structuring community engagement processes for the 21st century.

WD05 - Women in Design Award of Excellence Ceremony & Luncheon 1:00pm-2:30pm: Annual award honoring individuals who exhibit exceptional achievement in person, process, product and position in design for the for the built environment in the New England area.

TH25 - Politics, Partnerships and the Public Process 3:00-4:30pm: Envisioned in 1995, the East Boston Greenway now serves a diverse, low income population of 40,000. Join us to explore the story of this inspiring outdoor space, 20 years in the making.

WD09 – Women in Design Happy Hour (FREE to all with access to the Expo Floor) 4:30pm to 6:00pm: Happy Hour on the expo floor’s BSA space. Network with your colleagues, enjoy a cocktail, and support a worthy cause by participating in our raffle. All raffle proceeds benefit Rosie’s Place, a local women’s shelter.