Urban Design and Preservation Division Grants Program

The Urban Design and Preservation Division maintains an occasional grant program for Division members in support of research projects and other endeavors that can demonstrate a benefit to the membership. Please contact info_udp@planning.org if you are a Division member interested in submitting a proposal for grant funding. 

Past grants include:

Member Brief Description of Grant
Assem Inam

Post-development surveys of successes/failures of two 15-year-old urban design policies/plans in San Diego


Matthew Gelbman

Development of as-built drawings using laser technology for historic boathouses


Cecilia Garcia

Support for feasibility analysis of 2 alternatives for future TOD in Santa Monica


Paul A. Vernon

Support of program to reuse vacant/abandoned properties in Cleveland as an energy resource or other community-oriented project