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AIA Diversity Statement
“Diversity is a cultural ethos embraced by AIA membership to foster inclusion, service and a quality of life in celebration of all communities in our society. This is regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, national origin, religion, physical ability, sexual orientation or identity, age, geography, intellectual or practice area.”
IN THE SPOTLIGHT
Register Today for the AIA Women’s Leadership Summit 2015
The Women’s Leadership Summit is a 2-day conference for women in positions of leadership. The Summit will focus on supporting women in leadership by providing a forum to recognize, inform, and champion the work being created by women in architecture.
Strengthen your brand and your network. Elevate your exposure and your reach. And grow your legacy beyond your practice. Register today.
2015 AIA/F Diversity Advancement Scholarship.
The 2015 AIA/F Diversity Advancement Scholarship application deadline has passed. Check back in June when we announce this year’s recipients!
This AIA/F Diversity Advancement Scholarship provides assistance to high school graduates, college freshmen, and community college students from a minority and/or financially disadvantaged background who intend to pursue a NAAB-accredited professional degree in Architecture. A professional degree is either a 5-year Bachelor of Architecture degree or a 4+2 pre-professional Bachelor degree followed by a Master of Architecture degree. Read More.
The American Institute of Architects (AIA) recently selected Urban Design Regional Employment Action for Minorities (UDream) and Sorg Architects as the 2015 honorees of the AIA Diversity Recognition Program. Now in its seventh year, the AIA Diversity Recognition Program recognizes architects, AIA components, educational institutions, and organizations that are actively committed to increasing diversity and inclusion within the architecture profession. Read More.