Call for entries: 2017 Building Team Awards

Entries are due Friday, March 31, 2017. Winners will be featured in the June 2017 issue of BD+C.

January 03, 2017 |

Chicago Public Library, Chinatown Branch. Photo: Jon Miller © Hedrich Blessing 

Building Design+Construction's Building Team Awards recognize newly built (opened or occupied January 1, 2016 or later) projects that best exemplify the collaboration between owner, architect, engineer, and contractor to produce buildings that exhibit architectural and construction excellence. 

Submissions are judged based on two criteria:
1. Design/engineering/construction quality and excellence (50%)
2. How the Building Team (architects, engineers, contractors, CMs, subcontractors, building owners, developers, government entities, etc.) collaborated to overcome obstacles and make the project succeed (50%)


The deadline for the 20th Annual
Building Team Awards is Friday, March 31, 2017.


To enter the awards competition, please submit the following information on a flash drive or via a file sharing service (Dropbox, Box, High Tail,, etc.):
1. Written statement of support (word or PDF). See the entry information and our tips sheet for help writing your statement of support.
2. PowerPoint with low-resolution images and captions/callouts for the project images
3. Folder with high-resolution versions of the project images
4. Project information sheet
5. Payment form (if paying by credit card) or check made payable to SGC Horizon ($250 per entry)



Entry Information
Project Information Sheet
Tips Sheet
Payment Form



Building Design+Construction
3030 W. Salt Creek Lane, Ste. 201
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
Attn: David Barista


Check out the winning projects from 2012201320142015, 2016.

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