The Louis Lundgren Award for Service recognizes an individual AIA Minnesota member for his or her outstanding contributions in the area of community and professional service. Through their work as citizen architects, recipients of the award are regarded by their peers for their prolonged and and effective volunteer activism.
Submit your entry for the Louis Lundgren Award for Service
Any architect member of AIA Minnesota for a period of not less than ten years and whose membership is in good standing at the time of nomination is eligible. Emeritus members are eligible.
All AIA Minnesota award programs will now require a declaration that candidates for awards are in compliance with the AIA Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct. Nominators will need to certify that candidates comply to the best of their knowledge. This is part of our commitment to ensuring that recipients of AIA Minnesota awards comport to the highest standards of character and professionalism, and is in compliance with requirements for AIA national awards.
A jury selected by the Committee on Design will review the nominations and oversee the award selection process.
Areas to be considered when evaluating nominees include:
- Dedication to advancing the values of AIA (Integrity, Passion, Inclusion, Empathy) at local, regional and/or national levels;
- Engaging institutional and community leaders on issues impacting the profession; and
- Fostering public dialogue about the value of architecture and design within society.
The nominator submits online a brief statement addressing why this candidate should be considered for this award and is able to submit additional documentation that supports the candidate’s volunteerism, including a list of references (names, emails, phone numbers, and addresses) of witnesses to volunteer efforts, exhibits showing accomplishments of volunteer efforts, publications or articles addressing those accomplishments, and/or any other items supporting the quality of the candidate’s volunteer efforts.
The 2018 Louis Lundgren Award for Service will open for submissions in June.
2017 Louis Lundgren Award
Theodore R. Lentz, AIA
Read the press release.
Louis Lundgren Award Recipients
1994 Louis Lundgren, AIA
1995 Thomas H. Sopoci, AIA
1996 Ronald Krank, AIA
1997 Charles D. Liddy, FAIA
1998 William E. Rust, AIA
1999 Eldon Morrison, AIA
2001 Charles Huntley, AIA
2003 Dennis Grebner, FAIA
2003 Elizabeth Thompson, AIA
2005 Richard T. Faricy, AIA
2006 Keith Sjoquist, AIA
2007 Vicki Hooper, AIA
2008 Michael Schrock, AIA
2008 John W. Cuningham, FAIA
2009 Chuck Sullivan, AIA
2011 Doug Westby, AIA
2012 Douglas D. Pierce, AIA
2013 Paul Mellblom, AIA
2015 Phillip Glenn Koski, AIA
2016 David L. Andersen, AIA