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Women in Design Award of Excellence

Submission Deadline: Thursday, July 24
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Past Awardees

Rebecca Barnes FAIA, Women in Design Award of Excellence (2000)ann Beha FAIA, Women in Design Award of Excellence (2004)Barbara Boylan FAIA, Women in Design Award of Excellence (2002)Doris Cole FAIA, Women in Design Award of Excellence (2006)Valerie Fletcher, Women in Design Award of Excellence (2005)Diane Georgopulos FAIA, Women in Design Award of Excellence (2008)Joan Goody FAIA, Women in Design Award of Excellence (2002)Sarah Harkness FAIA, Women in Design Award of Excellence (2003)Nancy Jenner, Hon. BSA, Women in Design Award of Excellence (2008)Jennifer Jones FASLA, Women in Design Award of Excellence (2005)Sheila Kennedy AIA, Women in Design Award of Excellence (2010)Andrea Leers FAIA, Women in Design Award of Excellence (2003)Sharon Matthews AIA, Women in Design Award of Excellence (2002)Judith Nitsch PE, Women in Design Award of Excellence (2000)Marion Pressley FASLA, Women in Design Award of Excellence (2004)Coco Raynes, Women in Design Award of Excellence (2006)Adèle Naudé Santos FAIA, Women in Design Award of Excellence (2006)Martha Schwartz FASLA, Women in Design Award of Excellence (2004)Laura Solano ASLA, Women in Design Award of Excellence (2010)Maryann Thompson FAIA, Women in Design Award of Excellence (2005)

Click on any of the thumbnails above to view a slideshow of recent award winners.

***DEADLINE EXTENDED to July 25 at 4:00 PM EST***

The award is presented in recognition of a person who has designed one's own life in design, whose work exemplifies the best of process and product, and who uses a position of achievement to give back to the world of design and to the community at large.

Deadline: All submissions are due by 4:00 pm on Friday July 18th, 2014

Criteria:
Person: A living person, who works and/or has worked in the New England region. (Persons who have died may receive an honorary award, posthumously, at the committee's discretion). Ethical, confident, exemplifies exceptional excellence. Brings multiple experiences to work in design of the built environment.
Process: Celebrates the "long and winding road.” Shares responsibilities and information, cares for others’ well being. Invites participation and encourages participation.
Product: Demonstrates exceptional excellence, reflects process. Content of design and built work:formal design issues and programmatic
experience in equal measure. Content of non-design and non-built work (ie: writing, teaching): formal design issues and programmatic experience in equal measure.
Position: Success has been achieved well and then used well. Affects change. Position/success is part of an evolving career.

View the CFE and entry form.

Submission in pdf format to:
Attn: Ruth Super
Women In Design Award of Excellence,
Boston Society of Architects,
290 Congress Street, Suite 200,
​Boston, MA 02210-1038

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