SONA (Student Organised Network for Architecture) is the national student-membership body of the Australian Institute of Architects. Student members have access to a huge range of support networks and forums, information, resources, events, prizes and competitions.
There are SONA networks active in all states and territories that are supported by the SONA executive team.
SONA aims to advance the interests of architecture students, their education and the profession as a whole through the promotion of student work and thinking.
SONA members are the new wave of Australian design talent, and we’re set to support tomorrow’s architects with the resources to augment their learning and prepare them for their future careers. By becoming a student member of the Australian Institute of Architects you will gain a better understanding on how the profession works and get the same access to valuable tools and information as the country’s leading firms and practices.
SONA aims to foster a culture of community, leadership and collaboration between students for the advancement of architecture. This is achieved by bringing together students from across the Australia to participate in national and local events, to advocate for students and to offer opportunities for professional development.
Students enrolled in a Bachelors or Master’s program in a recognised architecture or related course in Australia are eligible to apply for SONA membership.
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Being a SONA member helps connect you with the profession, helping you shape your future career.
By becoming a student member of the Australian Institute of Architects you will gain a better understanding of how the profession works and get the same access to valuable tools and information as the country’s leading firms and practices.
SONA members have access to valuable information, tools and opportunities to develop knowledge and confidence to enter the profession and make an impact!
It is with great humility that I accept the role of National President of SONA. I am honored to be entrusted into a position in which I can represent the voices of architecture students across Australia to help foster student growth and advance architectural education.
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