Design Awards

Every two years, AIA Blue Ridge recognizes outstanding design by practitioners and students through the Design Awards program.  To showcase the diversity and talent of our region, we invite submissions of built and unbuilt projects in the following categories:

Architecture
Interior Design
Renovation / Historic Preservation
Detail
Student

Schedule

• 10 JUNE – Call for Entries
• 31 JULY – Entries Due
• 17 SEPT – Design + Honor Awards Virtual Celebration

Submission Guidelines

Download the descriptions, rules, and submission instructions for Design Awards

Entry Fees

EntryFirst / Subsequent
AIA Members$100 / 75
Associate Members$50 / 35
Non-AIA Members$200 / 150
Students$15 / 15

Submit Your Work

Complete submissions will require assembly of (2) digital PDF files per entry. Refer to submission guidelines for details.


Honor Awards

In addition to the Design Awards, AIA Blue Ridge seeks nominations recognizing the contributions of non-member individuals or organizations that have inspired, influenced, or complemented the architecture profession in our region. Download the Honor Award Nomination Guidelines


Test of Time Awards

In addition to the Design Awards, AIA Blue Ridge seeks nominations for architectural works of enduring significance that continue to make a contribution to the built environment in our region.  Download the Test of Time Award Nomination Guidelines.


Explore previous honorees and galas from 2016 and 2018.