Follow Us


Applicants must be eligible to take the exam. Applicants must submit a letter explaining the

financial hardship (including financial hardship caused by a budget cutback in a firm or agency),

which necessitated the request. The letter should be no more than two (2) pages and need to

include the applicant’s APA membership identification number. Preference is given to:

  • Members of ethnic or racial minorities;
  • Applicants who otherwise will be unlikely to take the exam without the reduced fee; or
  • Applicants whose employer will not subsidized the exam fee.

Applications must be submitted by Noon, Monday, February 22, 2016 via email to:

Richard Luedke, AICP

Professional Development Officer

APA Texas Chapter