The American Institute of Architects, Iowa Chapter (AIA Iowa) is pleased to announce the winners of the third annual People’s Choice Award. During April, we invited the public to vote for their favorite buildings that were designed by Iowa's architects. Anyone could vote once per project per day through At the end of the month nearly 125,000 votes were counted!

The Top 3 2018 People's Choice Award Winners are:

1) Southeastern Community College - Health Professions Center by DLR Group with 23648 votes
2) Prairie Ridge Integrated Behavioral Healthcare by Accord Architecture with 20950 votes
3) Storm Lake High School Addition and Renovation by DLR Group with 11186 votes

Twenty-eight projects were submitted for consideration in this year's contest, including many schools and public buildings. Check back soon on for a tour of our winning projects! Thank you to everyone who submitted their amazing work, and thank you to everyone who voted. Please be sure to join us in 2019!



Lutron Electronics/Integrated Sales  provides window shading systems and lighting control solutions for residential and commercial applications and is our sponsor for the 2018 People's Choice Award!