Recognize Architectural Excellence | Call for 2020 Awards Submissions & Nominations

Visit the New Submission Site to Recognize Excellence

The new 2020 AIA Pennsylvania Architectural Excellence Awards submission site is accepting submissions for the Design AwardsCOTE Awards, and Special Awards now through 11:59 pm Thursday, September 3, 2020.

Design Awards

The AIA Pennsylvania Architectural Excellence Design Awards awards celebrate the exemplary design achievements of members and impact of architecture regardless of budget, size, style, or type.

Meet 2020 head juror, Tom Kundig, FAIA, RIBA

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The 2020 Architectural Excellence Design Awards is made possible by our generous sponsors and partners. Thank you to our preferred partners:

  • Fenner & Esler, provider of insurance and risk management for Architects and Engineers
  • Milber Makris, providing a wide range of legal services tailored to design professionals with offices in Berwyn, Pennsylvania
  • Offit Kurman, construction law experts specializing in solving professional practice and business challenges for architects and engineers. Office locations in Harrisburg, Philadelphia, and Plymouth Meeting

COTE Awards

The AIA Pennsylvania Committee on the Environment (COTE) and Committee on Design (COD) formerly the Awards Committee are proud to announce the addition of the Architectural Excellence COTE Awards to the prestigious Architectural Excellence Awards program.

Projects selected for this honor will have exhibited excellence in the AIA Framework for Design Excellence measures that indicate how buildings perform for the health and wellness of the occupants, communities, and the environment(s) they serve.

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Special Awards

The AIA Pennsylvania Architectural Excellence Special Awards recognize significant achievements by members, non-members, civic/government leaders, allied professionals, and firms who contribute to the built environment and the advancement of the profession in the Commonwealth.

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AIA Pennsylvania Architectural Excellence Special Awards are brought to you by Langan Engineering. Langan provides an integrated mix of engineering and environmental consulting services in support of land development projects, corporate real estate portfolios,and the energy industry.