ASLA 2013 Awards Programs Call for Entries


ASLA has released its 2013 Awards Call for Entries for professionals and students and would like to encourage you to enter.

The prestige of the ASLA Awards programs relies on the high-caliber juries that are convened each year to review submissions. Members of this year’s Professional Awards jury are:

  • Thomas Oslund, FASLA, oslund.and.assoc, Minneapolis, Chair
  • James Burnett, FASLA, The Office of James Burnett, Solana Beach, CA
  • Meg Calkins, ASLA, Ball State University, Muncie, IN
  • Jeffrey Carbo, FASLA, Jeffrey Carbo Landscape Architects, Alexandria, LA
  • Claude Cormier, ASLA, Claude Cormier + Associés Inc., Montréal
  • Kristina Floor, FASLA, SmithGroupJJR, Phoenix
  • David Kamp, FASLA, Dirtworks, PC, New York City
  • Nancy Levinson, Places Journal, San Francisco
  • Christian Zimmerman, FASLA, Prospect Park Alliance, Brooklyn

Members of the Student Awards jury are:

  • Mikyoung Kim, ASLA, Mikyoung Kim Design, Boston, Chair
  • Michael Blier, ASLA, Landworks Studio, Inc., Boston
  • Kerry Blind, FASLA, Pond & Company, Atlanta
  • James Coffman, ASLA, Coffman Studio, Tempe, AZ
  • Gina Ford, ASLA, Sasaki Associates, Inc., Watertown, MA
  • Lucy Lawliss, ASLA, National Park Service, Colonial Beach, VA
  • Peter Osler, ASLA, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago
  • Inga Saffron, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia
  • Cathy Simon, FAIA, Perkins + Will, San Francisco

Both the ASLA Professional and Student Awards feature five categories: General DesignResidential DesignAnalysis and PlanningCommunications; and Research. The Professional Awards also include The Landmark Award, while the Student Awards include the Student Community Service Award and Student Collaboration categories.

Entry forms and payment must be received by:

  • Friday, February 8, 2013, for ASLA Professional Awards
  • Friday, April 26, 2013, for ASLA Student Awards

Submission binders must be received by:

  • Friday, February 22, 2013, for ASLA Professional Awards
  • Friday, May 17, 2013, for ASLA Student Awards

Award recipients, their clients, and student advisors will be honored at the awards presentation ceremony during the ASLA Annual Meeting and EXPO in Boston, November 15-18, 2013. The award-winning projects will be featured in a video presentation at the ceremony and on the awards website following the event. Professional award recipients receive featured coverage in the September issue of Landscape Architecture Magazine and in many other design, construction industry and general-interest media. Student Award official entrants will receive a complimentary full registration to the 2013 annual meeting, and the official entrant for each project receiving an Award of Excellence (up to seven) will also receive travel and hotel accommodations for the meeting.

In need of inspiration? View the ASLA 2012 professional and student award-winning projects.

Gary D. Scott, FASLA
Chair, ASLA Honors & Awards Advisory Committee