2018 Architecture Prizes & Awards Ceremony
Join us at a ceremony honoring the recipients of this year's Prizes & Awards in Berkeley Architecture on Sunday, May 13 at 3:30pm in the Wurster Auditorium (112 Wurster Hall). The Department is the proud home to some of the most committed and creative students at UC Berkeley. Each year we honor their extraordinary accomplishments with special awards for excellence with competitive and nominative awards. Come celebrate the remarkable achievements and future promise of our students.
Doors will open by 2:45pm. This event is open to prize and award recipients, their families, and the CED community!
FOLLOWED BY A CED COMMENCEMENT RECEPTION at 4:30pm in the Wurster Courtyard and a CED COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY at 7pm in Zellerbach Auditorium
2018 ARCHITECTURE PRIZES & AWARDS RECIPIENTS
ALPHA RHO CHI MEDAL
The Alpha Rho Chi medal honors a graduating senior who has shown an affinity for leadership, performed willing service for the department, and gives promise of real professional merit through his or her attitude and personality.
BAKEWELL/BROWN & BAKEWELL/WEIHE PRIZE
The Bakewell/Brown and Bakewell/Weihe Prize is offered for the best drawings of decorative detail or ornament in architecture.
Kai Lu - 1st place
Melissa Sandoval - 2nd place
Jie Chen - 3rd place
CHESTER MILLER FELLOWSHIP
The Chester Miller Fellowship supports travel for thesis related research during the break between the Fall and Spring semesters of the current academic year.
Kevin Moultrie Daye
COOLHAUS DESIGN COMPETITION
The Coolhaus Design Competition awards a scholarship for the best ice cream package design.
The Departmental Citation is awarded to a graduating undergraduate student who exhibits excellence in the field of architecture and has demonstrated support and service to the department. Students are nominated for this prize by members of the architecture faculty.
Madison Bell Lindsay
DESIGN WORKSHOPS PRIZE
The Design Workshops Prize for Practical Construction seeks to promote the use of technology and to create a focus on the practical aspects of construction.
EISNER PRIZE IN ARCHITECTURE
The Eisner Prize recognizes outstanding creative achievement in design.
Pablo Hernandez (Graduate)
Katherine Ubben (Graduate)
Parama Suteja (Undergraduate)
Tiange Wang (Undergraduate)
GERSON MEMORIAL PRIZE
The Gerson Memorial Prize recognizes one graduating student for overall design excellence as exhibited through his or her coursework. Students are nominated for this prize by members of the architecture faculty.
HAROLD STUMP MEMORIAL TRAVEL FELLOWSHIP
The Harold Stump Memorial Travel Fellowship supports independent travel exploring significant architectural monuments in Europe and other parts of the world.
HENRY ADAMS MEDAL
The Henry Adams Medal recognizes scholastic achievement, character, leadership, and promise of high professional ability. Students are nominated for this prize by members of the architecture faculty.
HOWARD FRIEDMAN SCHOLARSHIP | AIA SAN FRANCISCO
Howard Friedman Scholarship is awarded each year to an undergraduate student in recognition of scholastic achievement and commitment to the advancement of procedures and methods of architectural practice.
JOHN K. BRANNER FELLOWSHIP
The John K. Branner Traveling Fellowship supports independent travel in exploration of a particular architectural question or issue.
JLS TRAVEL SCHOLARSHIPS
The Judith Lee Stronach Travel Scholarships are open to undergraduates in all departments at CED and are meant to encourage the study of new places, cultures, and peoples, as well as commitment to social responsibility.
MARIO CIAMPI ART IN ARCHITECTURE AWARD
The Mario Ciampi Art in Architecture Award recognizes studio-based work within the architecture graduate program at UC Berkeley demonstrating outstanding artistic merit.
RAYMOND L. WATSON BEST PROJECT PRIZE
The Raymond L. Watson Best Project Prize is given to undergraduate students whose ENV DES 11A/B projects "connect the practice of architecture to a larger body of knowledge beyond that imparted by the architecture curriculum."
SANDY HIRSHEN PRIZE
The Sandy Hirshen Prize is offered annually to an architecture undergraduate or graduate student whose interests and activities are linked to socially responsible architecture.
SPIRO KOSTOF FELLOWSHIP
The Spiro Kostof Fellowship was established in 1994 in memory of Spiro Kostof, a professor and renowned architectural historian who taught at CED for many years. Each year, this fellowship is given to incoming Ph.D. candidates whose work concentrates on architectural history.
T.Y. LIN PRIZE
The T.Y. Lin Prize is awarded either annually or every other year (depending on funding) to students who wish to pursue joint studies in architecture and engineering.
WILLIAM STOUT PRIZE IN ARCHITECTURAL HISTORY
The William Stout Prize in Architectural History is given each year by William Stout Architectural Books in San Francisco for the best papers written by undergraduates for a history class in the architecture program.
Congratulations to all award recipients in Berkeley Architecture this year, including many more scholarship and fellowship recipients that are not presented at the Prizes and Awards ceremony.