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Call for Entries: 2017 Rudy Bruner Award for Urban Excellence

February 13, 2017
The Rudy Bruner Award for Urban Excellence celebrates urban places that are distinguished by quality design and their social and economic contributions to our nation’s cities. Winners offer creative placemaking solutions that transcend the boundaries... Read More

Village of Arts and Humanities

March 4, 2015
The Village of Arts and Humanities (The Village) is a multifaceted arts organization dedicated to community revitalization through the arts.


March 4, 2015
Since 2004, the ecoMOD Project at UVA has worked with a variety of affordable housing organizations to create energy efficient and low impact housing units. The project teams include students and faculty from a variety of disciplines, and collectively they have designed, built and evaluated twelve housing units on eight sites.

Friends of the High Line

March 4, 2015
Friends of the High Line is a non-profit conservancy working with the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation to make sure the High Line, a public park built on an historic freight rail line elevated above the streets on Manhattan’s West Side, is maintained as an extraordinary public space for all visitors to enjoy.

Project Row Houses

March 4, 2015
Project Row Houses is a non-profit arts organization established by African-American artists and community activists in Houston's Third Ward. Their mission is to transform community through the celebration of art and African-American history and culture.

Architecture Research and Design Center

March 4, 2015
The Architecture Research and Design Center (ARDC) facilitates research, design, and service activities within the College of Architecture at Texas Tech.


March 4, 2015
The Fay Jones Design/Build program allows students to engage directly with real projects, helping them develop critical skills and simultaneously impact those around them.

Downtown Design Studio

March 4, 2015
Through academic courses, design services, and research offered, the Downtown Design Studio works to build a sustainable and vibrant regional future based on ideas that encourage environmental integrity, protect natural and cultural resources, stimulate economic prosperity, and enhance the public realm.

Nebraska Lied Main Street Program

March 4, 2015
The Nebraska Main Street Network exists to help communities develop traditional commercial districts so that they once again attract residents and businesses, promote commercial investment and spur economic growth.


March 4, 2015
PennPraxis helps faculty find practice opportunities that match their interests and that provide real world opportunities to work with students for clients on design challenges and improve conditions in the community.

The Center for Building Knowledge

March 4, 2015
The Center for Building Knowledge provides new knowledge to inform the design of the built environment, ultimately creating more livable, effcient buildings.

The Restoration Institute

March 4, 2015
The Restoration Institute works to expand the market for the natural, built, and socioeconomic restoration economies through research and publicizing its designed solutions.

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