AIA Minnesota is proud to recognize our members and partners through a number of awards.

For more information on any of these award programs, see the menu on the left.

Award Programs

25 Year AwardCall for entries opens in June 2022.

Affordable Housing Design Award —  Call for entries has closed for 2022. Next submission window in 2024.

Architect of Distinction — Call for entries in 2023.

Collaborative Achievement Awards (formerly Special Awards) — Call for entries opens in June 2022.

Emerging Talent — Call for entries has closed for 2022. Next submission will be in 2024.

Gold Medal Award  — Call for entries opens in July 2022.

Firm Award — Call for entries opens in 2023.

Honor Awards — Call for entries opens in August 2022.

Louis Lundgren Award for ServiceCall for entries opens in June 2022.

Next Gen Award — Call for entries closes Friday, June 3, at 12:00 pm CST.

Young Architects Award — Call for entries closes Friday, June 3, at 12:00 pm CST.

AIA Minnesota awards are presented annually at the AIA Minnesota Awards Celebration each December. For more information on the Awards Celebration, see the menu on the left.

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.