Celebrates the accomplishments of Connecticut architects and the excellence of Connecticut architectural projects.
Honors traditional Connecticut residential architecture in both houses and accessory buildings.
Honors architects for solving business problems for Connecticut clients, thereby demonstrating the power of architecture to shape business performance, to improve peoples’ lives and provide a value added service to clients in a business setting that far exceeds the costs of that service.
Recognizes excellence in architectural drawing.
Recognizing emerging, graduate architects who have made outstanding contributions to their profession or have rendered distinguished service in the public realm.
Highlights AIA Connecticut member firms that are gaining recognition in the general design community through a body of built work and continuing commitment to design excellence.
Provides an opportunity for the public to vote.
Acknowledges the impact that an individual or group can have on the design process.