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In an effort to recognize excellence in design, AIA Iowa offers several award programs. For each award a jury of respected professionals from within the architecture and design communities meet to recognize the finest from within our state. The AIA Iowa Design Award Programs are open to all members of AIA Iowa.
Design Award Programs
Individual Member Award Programs
Each year, AIA Iowa accepts nominations for outstanding leadership. The following three categories of AIA Iowa’s most important recognition. Nominations are sought each spring and the winner is announced at the AIA Iowa Annual Convention.
The AIA Fellowship program was developed to elevate those architects who have made a significant contribution to architecture and society and who have achieved a standard of excellence in the profession. Election to Fellowship not only recognizes the achievements of the architect as an individual, but also honors before the public and the profession a model architect who has made a significant contribution to architecture and society on a national level. To apply for fellowship visit AIA.org. AIA Iowa is honored to have 12 fellows among our current members with 40 total Fellows in our Chapter history. You can find them here.
Did you know that nearly 90% of Iowa's architects are members of AIA Iowa? That means that when you look for an architect or design professional through AIA Iowa, you have access to the best. Here you'll be able to find individual architects, member architecture firms, Allied members, and industry experts.You can search by name, company, area, or project expertise. Find an Expert Now