September 14 – 16, 2017
Grand Hyatt Hotel, Washington, D.C. 

This two-day event, held bi-annually since 2009, is focused on supporting women architects, creating new paths to leadership, and providing a forum to recognize and champion their work. 

Goals of the 2017 summit include:

  • raising the profile of women principals and leaders in the profession
  • sharing and promoting the design work of women
  • exploring new paths to leadership
  • learning from each other regarding issues and challenges

Registration is now open and early-bird rates are available through June 15. Regular registration rates apply on and after June 16.

Learn more and register to attend >

Minnesota Architectural Foundation (MAF) Scholarship

The Beverly-Hauschild-Baron Leadership Fund, managed by the Minnesota Architectural Foundation, is offering a $1,000 scholarship to offset expenses for one AIA Minnesota member to attend the 2017 summit. 

AIA Minnesota members, either AIA or Associate, are eligible to apply. Submissions will be evaluated according to responses to the questions asked in the application.

Important Dates

June 30  Submission deadline (applications due by 4:00 pm)
July 10   All applicants notified

Download the scholarship application (PDF)

Questions? Please contact Amber Allardyce.