Have you achieved licensure between December 2018 and December 2019? The Women in Architecture Recognition Award honors one recently licensed woman architect who demonstrates strong leadership skills and a commitment to the growth and advancement of our profession. The selected recipient receives a $1,000 stipend towards travel and miscellaneous expenses at the AIA Conference on Architecture, which will be held in Los Angeles, May 14 – 16, 2020.

Eligible candidates must have achieved licensure between December 2018 and December of 2019 and live in the New York City area.

How to Enter

  • One essay of not more than 500 words describing your leadership role in the professional community
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Proof of licensure

The submission deadline is December 18, 2019. The entry package must be submitted as one PDF file (max 6MB) to wia@aiany.org.

The winner will be announced during the WIA Annual New Year Party, which will be at the Fisher Paykel Showroom on Wednesday, January 8, 2020.

We look forward to receiving your applications!