AIA Hong Kong

AIA Honors & Awards

AIA Hong Kong Chapter – Honors & Awards

The American Institute of Architects upholds a longstanding tradition – at the National, Regional and Chapter levels – of AIA Honors & Awards programs to recognize and celebrate distinguished achievements that promote the architectural profession and the built environment.

The AIA Hong Kong Chapter extends this tradition by bestowing awards upon two significant groups – internally to the profession and externally to the public.

The Honors & Awards Committee oversees the following awards

Honor and Merit Awards to AIA member architects for excellence in architectural design, interior design and urban design of of built works or unbuilt projects
within the Chapter’s assigned territory of Hong Kong and the Greater Bay Area

Firm Awards to AIA member-owned firms for sustained architectural achievement while based in the Chapter’s territory for not less than ten years

Distinguished Service Awards to AIA member architects for notable service to the Chapter and architectural profession in the Chapter’s territory

Scholastic Awards to outstanding graduates for excellence in the study of architecture at a professionally accredited degree programme of a university in the Chapter’s territory

The Nominating Committee oversees the following awards

Honorary Affiliate Membership: to individuals of esteemed character who are not professionally eligible for AIA membership for distinguished service to the architectural profession and/or built environment in the Chapter’s territory

Community Citations: to individuals or organizations for distinguished achievement in promoting the value of architecture in society and fostering public awareness of issues related to the built environment

Fellowship: to nominate AIA member architects in the Chapter to the College of Fellows in recognition of sustained professional achievements whether in architectural design, practice, service or education


2023 AIA Hong Kong Honors and Awards program came to a successful conclusion. You can find the list of winners here.

Stay tuned for our 2024 application schedule. Should you have any questions, please send your inquiry to: or call the Chapter Office at 2882 6011.