Award Programs

Small Project Awards

2015 Small Projects Awards Sponsors

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AIA Chicago's annual Small Firm/Small Projects Award program recognizes high quality work from small architectural firms and exceptional small local projects.

Presented by the AIA Chicago Small Practitioners Group, the goal of this award program is to raise public awareness of the value that architects bring to small projects and to promote small practitioners as a resource for design excellence. All firms in the competition have fewer than nine licensed architects and architectural interns.


The Call for Entries for the 2015 AIA Chicago Small Projects Awards is now closed.

Please save the date and regsiter for the Small Projects Awards Party and Ceremony:

Friday, May 1, 5pm
Architectural Artifacts,
4325 N. Ravenswood Ave, Chicago


View the competition rules and requirements by clicking here.

View the archive of past SPA winners and submissions by clicking here.

2015 JURY

Frank Christopher Lee, FAIA,. Johnson & Lee, Ltd.

Jeffrey L. Day, AIA, Min Day

Elizabeth Fenner, Editor in Chief, Chicago Magazine

Paul Florian, FAIA, Florian Architects

Jennifer Park, AIA, Adjunct Professor, IIT; A Jurassic Studio