In partnership with Midwest Home magazine, this award is given annually to an emerging residential architect (practicing 10 or fewer years) who demonstrates a fresh approach to design and innovative use of materials that shows a developing mastery of architecture through design, craft, and materials. The recipient is featured in the April/May issue of Midwest Home and honored at a reception hosted by the magazine.

2016 Call for Entries

Submissions are now being accepted for the 2016 Emerging Talent of the Year Award. Submit your own entry or nominate a colleague or peer. Entries will be reviewed and recipient selected by a panel of architects and the editor of Midwest Home magazine.

Nomination deadline: January 18, 2016
Submission deadline: February 3, 2016

Download the Call for Entry (PDF)
Pay the Entry Fee

Past Recipients

2015   Michael Roehr, AIA
2014   Christopher Strom, AIA
2013   Ben Awes, AIA
2012   Bryan Anderson, AIA
2011   Meghan Kell Cornell, AIA
2010   Christian Dean, AIA
2009   Kerrik Wessel, AIA
2008   Todd Hansen, AIA
2007   Geoffrey Warner, AIA
2006   Jean Rehkamp Larson, AIA
2005   Christine Albertsson, AIA
2004   Wynne Yelland, AIA