SCUP Excellence Awards

Our SCUP Excellence Award honors achievement in strategic, integrated planning that results in exemplary buildings and grounds, institutional success, and careers that inspire.

The 2021 SCUP Excellence Awards call for entries is now open!

This award is a juried competition open to professional service providers and institutions that have prepared designs or plans for two-year and four-year colleges, universities, academic medical and research centers, and public or private institutions.

Entries are accepted from SCUP member and nonmember consultants or institutions. Submittals for all eight categories must be made by a team including the institution and the planner, landscape architect, or architect professional(s).

Architecture projects must have been completed and occupied within the past five years.

Start your submission

Deadline to submit your project is February 9.

Thank you to the 2021  jurors who will commit their time and expertise to reviewing the submissions.

Congratulations to the 2020 winners!

Learn about the observations and trends the jurors learned from the 2020 projects – watch the webinar.

Past Recipients