Communities by Design program now a part of the Architects Foundation

February 07, 2023

WASHINGTON – The Architects Foundation today announced that the Communities by Design program at The American Institute of Architects will now be housed at the Architects Foundation.  The Communities by Design program brings together architects and other professional disciplines to work alongside the residents, professionals and institutions of host communities on key local issues. Every … Continue reading Communities by Design program now a part of the Architects Foundation

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Fireclay Tile Diversity Advancement Scholarship Fundraiser

February 03, 2023

Fireclay Tile has partnered Architects Foundation for a 3rd year to sponsor a Diversity Advancement Scholarship for Black women pursuing architecture. This year, Fireclay is aiming to raise $75,000. Fireclay has committed to donating $25,000, and we invite you to help us reach our goal to support the education of three future architects! Learn more > Donate … Continue reading Fireclay Tile Diversity Advancement Scholarship Fundraiser

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Sign up for Communities by Design’s spring webinars

January 10, 2023

Spring Webinar Series – The Future of Cities Our society is undergoing a profound transformation. By mid-century, an estimated two-thirds of our global population – 6 billion people – will live in cities. Global population growth and urbanization are putting enormous stress on our civilization, fueling a host of cascading crises from climate change to … Continue reading Sign up for Communities by Design’s spring webinars

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Architecture scholarships now open!

November 07, 2022

The Architects Foundation, the philanthropic partner of The American Institute of Architects (AIA), is now accepting applications for five scholarships awards for architecture students and emerging professionals. Diversity Advancement Scholarship This multiyear scholarship supports high school and undergraduate minority students who are entering, enrolled in, or transferring into an undergraduate architecture program recognized by the … Continue reading Architecture scholarships now open!

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Cheyenne Yamada

Meet Cheyenne Yamada, 2022 Yann Weymouth Graduate Scholar

November 01, 2022

Earlier this year, the Architects Foundation awarded the 2022 Yann Weymouth Graduate Scholarship to Cheyenne Yamada. Yamada, a student at the University of Pennsylvania, will receive a $5,000 scholarship towards tuition for demonstrating an exemplary work focus of design that includes sustainability, resilience, wellness, and beauty. The scholarship honors practicing architect Yann Weymouth, FAIA, who … Continue reading Meet Cheyenne Yamada, 2022 Yann Weymouth Graduate Scholar

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