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October 3

CFO Seminar: Best Business Practices for Engineering Firms

October 4

Metro Region Membership Breakfast and Building a Better Business Seminar

October 31 - November 2

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2019 Scholarship Application Now Available. The online application for students for the 2018-19 ACEC New York Scholarship is now available. A number of scholarships will provide a stipend of $2,500, as well as at least two scholarships of $5,000 each. Only students having completed either their third year of study (4-year program) or fourth year of study (5-year program) by June 2019 are eligible to receive the scholarship. Applications must be accompanied by a certified transcript and received at ACEC New York Headquarters by January 18, 2018.

Consider Donating to the 2018-19 Scholarship Fund. The ACEC New York Scholarship Fund is now accepting donations for 2018-19. Named scholarships reflect contributions of $2,500 or more and are awarded by the firm at an ACEC New York function. Firms can also contribute less than $2,500; these funds are combined into general ACEC New York Scholarships and used to help the Scholarship Fund grow. To donate to the Scholarship Fund, complete the online form and send payment by January 11, 2019. Questions? Contact Amanda Smith at or call 518-452-8611.

Tickets Available for Documentary, "Leaning Out." Tickets are currently available for the world premiere of "Leaning Out - A Documentary Film about Leslie E Robertson" at the Architecture and Design Film Festival on October 16, as well as additional showings on the 19th and the 20th. ACEC New York is a sponsor of this landmark film. More information, including a trailer, is available on the event website.

Reminder: New Website Login. As a reminder, event registration at the member rate requires users to log in to the system. If you have forgotten your username and/or password, check your email for an email confirmation from, or you can recover/change via the website. If you are an employee of a member firm and do not have a profile yet, you can register for one here. Open event invoices can be paid on the website at any time. Questions? Contact Natasha Burns at

Continuing Education

ACEC New York PDH Webinars 

Call for Submissions! ACEC New York is looking for both technical and business programs to present as webinars. PDH webinars should be about one hour and should be technical in nature. Presenters earn 3 PDHs per 1-hour technical class the first time they present. Business webinars should also be about 1 hour and should provide information relevant to our membership (no sales pitches). Contact Erica Lavigne at

ACEC New York in the News

October 2, 2018, "ACEC New York Supports Thruway Investment,” New York Real Estate Journal.