2022 National Prizes are now open

Entries for four of the 2022 National Prizes are now open!

Our annual National Prizes program recognises and rewards outstanding contributions in the fields of architecture and the built environment.

LEADERSHIP IN SUSTAINABILITY PRIZE

This prize recognises individuals and/or groups demonstrating exceptional leadership and an outstanding contribution to the advancement of sustainability of the built environment.

The prize is awarded for successfully developing and implementing effective practice in the field of sustainability.

NEVILLE QUARRY ARCHITECTURAL EDUCATION PRIZE

This prize recognises the significance of architectural education in the promotion and improvement of the built environment. This prize is awarded for outstanding contribution in architectural education in one or more areas of: teaching, scholarship, research, leadership and community engagement in both the higher education and wider community forums.

The Prize is a cash prize of $2000, certificate and medallion.

PAULA WHITMAN LEADERSHIP IN GENDER EQUITY PRIZE

This prize recognises exceptional leadership and outstanding contribution to the advancement of gender equity in architectural practice, education and governance.

It is named after the late Paula Whitman, Queensland architect, university professor and renowned advocate for gender equity in the profession and is an initiative of the Institute’s National Committee for Gender Equity.

STUDENT PRIZE FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF ARCHITECTURE

This prize is for a most outstanding contribution by an individual or collaboration of SONA members towards the advancement of architecture in the areas of leadership, publication, community or education.

The aim of the prize is to recognise students providing leadership amongst their peers, promoting architects in the community and advancing the education of Australian architecture students. The Prize is a cash prize of $2000.