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2016 Design Awards

email_Page_1Registration for the 2016 AIA East Bay Residential Design Awards is now open.

Click here for project registration and/or reception tickets.

Click here for 2016 Design Awards Guidelines.

Project Eligibility:

  • Projects must have been completed since September 1, 2009
  • AIA East Bay members may submit projects located anywhere
  • Non-member architects may submit projects located in the following Bay Area counties: Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, Santa Clara, San Francisco, San Mateo, Solano and Sonoma
  • Applicant need not be a registered architect or AIA member, but must be responsible for design of project.

Project Types:

  • Residential projects of all types are encouraged, including:
  • Remodels/Additions/Renovations
  • Interiors
  • New Construction
  • Small Budgets (under $30,000)
  • Affordable/Senior/Marketrate Multi-family
  • Student Housing, etc.

Please note, all submittals will be made via Dropbox. Please attend the pre-submittal meeting if you have not used Dropbox and have technical questions.


Awards Pre-Submittal Meeting (for those with submittal questions): August 23, 2016
Submission Deadline: September 27, 2016
Awards Reception & Presentation: 6pm, October 20, 2016
Location: Gensler Oakland, 2101 Webster St #2000, Oakland, CA 94612

Registration Fees/Reception Tickets:
Early-bird prices end September 1st!

Project submittal
$225 AIA member ($200 before 9/1)
$275 Non-member ($250 after 9/1)

Reception Tickets
$20 AIA member ($25 after 9/1)$30 Non-member ($35 after 9/1)



Ray Calabro, FAIA
Bohlin Cywinski Jackson


Jennifer Devlin-Herbert, FAIA
San Francisco


Kulapat Yantrasast
wHY Architecture
Culver City



Borden Lighting

Ideate, Inc


Associated Building Supply

Dealey Renton & Associates

Dolan’s Windows and Doors


Pacific Coast Building Products