Honors & Awards submissions

Each year, AIA celebrates the best buildings and spaces—and the people behind them—with some of the most prestigious awards in the industry.

Currently open for submissions

AIA Awards


Innovation Awards

Interior Architecture

Regional & Urban Design

Religious Art & Architecture Design Awards

Twenty-five Year Award

AIA Honors


Honorary Fellowship

Honorary Membership

Not currently open for submissions

AIA Awards

AIA/AAH Healthcare Awards - opens January 2019

AIA/ALA Library Building Awards - opens November 2018

AIA/HUD Secretary's Awards - opens August 2018

Architecture Firm Award - 2019 program closed

Education Facility Design Awards - opens November 2018

COTE Top Ten Awards - opens November 2018

COTE Top Ten for Students - opens summer 2018

Design for Aging Review Awards - opens May 2019

Housing Awards - opens August 2018

Justice Facilities Review - opens December 2018

Small Project Awards - opens September 2018

AIA Honors

AIA/ACSA Topaz Medallion for Architectural Education  - opens July 2018

Associates Award  - opens July 2018

Collaborative Achievement  - opens July 2018

Gold Medal - 2019 program closed

Edward C. Kemper Award  - opens July 2018

Edward S. Frey Award - opens January 2020

Elbert M. Conover Award - opens January 2019

Thomas Jefferson Awards for Public Architecture  - opens July 2018

Whitney M. Young Jr. Award  - opens July 2018

Young Architects Awards  - opens July 2018

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