In its inaugural year, the Brooklyn + Queens Design Awards (BQDA) has been established to encourage excellence in architectural design, to raise public awareness of the built environment and to honor the architects, owners and builders of significant projects within the two boroughs. It is the goal of the AIA Brooklyn and AIA Queens to promote chapter members and affiliates through the display of their design and service accomplishments.
The 2016 AIA BQDA publication will be distributed digitally throughout the AIA New York State community and chapter websites.
Registration Opens February 1st, 2016
Registration Closes March 22nd, 2016
Submission Deadline March 30th, 2016
Awards Reception June 2nd, 2016
The Awards per category will be as follows:
BQDA Excellence Awards Represents the highest level of achievement for category
BQDA Merit Award Represent distinguished achievement for category
BQDA Student Award Represent student distinguished achievement for category
BQDA 2016 Award Jurors will select one entry amogst the Excellence Award winners to receive this unique recognition