Design Awards

2019 Design Awards Schedule

  • How to Submit a Winning Submission Webinar - June TBD
  • Submissions due for Design Awards / Young Architect / PEAPrize / Board Submissions - Friday, August 30, 2019, at 11:59 p.m.
  • Design Awards Jury - September 2019 TBD
  • Exhibition - TBD
  • 2019 Design Awards - Thursday, December 5, 2019 at The Fillmore

Design Awards Submission FAQs

  • I am not currently a Member Firm with the AIA Philadelphia Chapter. Do I need to be a Member Firm in order to enter the Design Awards competition?  Yes, you need to be a current Member Firm in order to submit for the Design Awards Competition, and your firm must have a Philadelphia office. For more information on how to join, please contact Julianne Foley, Member Services & Events Manager at [email protected].
  • I will be submitting three projects for the Design Awards. Should I complete three registration forms?  Yes, you will need to complete three separate entry applications. You will be prompted to pay at the end of each entry.
  • Do I have to start and finish my submission in one session?  Yes. You must complete your entire submission(s) by the deadline date at 11:59pm EST.
  • Can I submit a few days late?  No. In the interest of fairness to all participants, no late entries will be accepted.

Forms for Design Awards Submissions 

Built + Unbuilt Project Information Page
Divine Detail Project Information Page
Project Team Info Page

Annual Exhibition

Showcase a Project Submit a board of project work that will be on display at our exhibition. Coming soon! 


Sponsorships are now available for the 2019 Design Awards Celebration! If you have any questions, please contact Jermaine Jenkins at [email protected] or call 215-569-3186, ext. 106

Call 215-569-3186, ext. 101 or email Julianne Foley at [email protected]