2017 Updates

Calendar for 2017 ARE Study Sessions click here

ARE Scholarship click here for application IS NOW CLOSED - WATCH FOR 2018

ARE Monthly $100 Partial Scholarship click for application

Steps to starting the Architecture Registration Exam (ARE) click here


What's going on this month? 

To create, one must first question everything.
— Eileen Grey

Happy Hour! 2nd THURSDAY of the month!
5:30pm - 8:00pm
Join us to meet your fellow YOUNG professionals and build your network


AIA WHV Scholarship Program - College Students

$5000 in Scholarship Grants

The grant program is open to students who are enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate in the fall  at an NAAB accredited school of architecture.  Candidates must have their permanent address within the chapter area (New York State Counties of Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, Orange, Sullivan, part of Ulster and part of Dutchess).  Applicants for the thesis year grant must have approval from their school for academic credit as their thesis to be completed within one year.

  • Grant I application: Thesis Year Student(s) in the name of Aaron Resnick
  • Grant II application: Non-Thesis Year Student(s) in the name of Harvey Lewis

Submissions Due by May 8, 2017 and mailed to



AIA Westchester + Hudson Valley
Chairman Scholarship Committee
P.O. Box 611
Katonah, New York  10536

Finalist will be contacted the last week of May.  Award winners are to appear at the
June 5, 2017 Golf Outing Fundraiser.

Please contact Valerie A. Brown, Executive Director with questions.

AIA WHV EP Scholarship Program

The AIA Westchester + Hudson Valley Young Professionals Committee is proud to provide an annual scholarship program to encourage participation in the Architect Registration Examination (ARE). This scholarship is intended to recognize Associate AIA members in the AIA Westchester + Hudson Valley Chapter who have made significant contributions at an early stage in their careers to the profession and to encourage their pursuit of licensure.

Scholarship recipients receive:

  • Recognition for their achievements at the AIAWHV Soiree.
  • A one-time reimbursement for the cost of passing each single division of the ARE
  • The full amount of the scholarship ($1,470.00) will be presented to the recipient at the 2016 Soiree. This scholarship is subject to all applicable local, state, and federal taxes.

 (Look for information to come out in August, application due in October)

2017 AIAWHV Monthly $100 Partial ARE Scholarship Application

Launching your Career in Architecture

IDP, Intern Development Program

IDP prepares you for a successful career in architecture. Start here. 

Take the Exam

The Architect Registration Examination® (ARE®) assesses candidates for their knowledge, skills, and ability to provide services required when practicing architecture. More on the test here

Work in Architecture

Check our Job Bank for current Westchester and Hudson Valley Architecture positions. 

Learn more about current salary conditions


The AIA Westchester + Hudson Valley Young Professionals engages local professionals at the early stages of their careers. We connect through networking, leadership, and professional development programs.


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