The Glasgow Institute of Architects (GIA) and the Department annually select outstanding students' projects (undergraduate and postgraduate) for awards in a variety of categories. View a selection of the award winning work in our gallery

GIA AWARDS 2017

J.B. WILSON Prize £50
This is an award made to the best student in first year assessed on the basis of portfolio work throughout the year. This alternates per annum with the T.L WATSON  of the same value.
Award: IGA SWIERCZ                       
Commendation: Hannah Stewart 

GIA 2nd Year Design Prize £100
This is an award made to the best student in second year assessed on the basis of a portfolio of work throughout the year.
Award: KATIE FORBES               
Commendation: Tia Partanen, Daniel Kelly

GIA 3rd Year Design Prize £100
This is an award made to the best student in a particular project in the third year, usually the main project of the year. The project is selected by University staff.
Award: TOM STARK       
Commendation: Sean Shao An Poon, Vasilis Appios    

GIA 4th Year Design Prize £100 - Best Student in a Particular Subject
This is an award to the best student in Design in final year, part 1. It usually goes to a fourth year student, the assessment being based in the major project of the year.
Award: MARINA KONSTANTOPOULOU
Commendation: Alastair Kent, Nada Shehab

GIA Final Year Parchment £120 - Prize for Outstanding Student in Design in the Final Year Part 2
This is an award made to the outstanding student in Design in Advanced Architectural Design and is awarded to the best student in the final year, Part 2 Course.  The assessment is based on the thesis project.
Award: ROSS CAMERON       
Commendation: Jonita Karablikova, Annabelle Brading, Sean Fitzpatrick, Anastasia Karvela

GIA AWARDS 2016

T.L. WATSON Prize £50
Award: DANIEL KELLY                                                               
Commendation: Christopher Mcgowan, Beth Kytzia, Caillin Broatch

GIA 2nd Year Design Prize £100
Award: Vasilis Appios                         
Commendation: Ryan Reid, Guillermo Sidrach, Charlotte Soerenson

GIA 3rd Year Design Prize £100
Award: FranCESCA gIULIA PERER                     
Commendation: Panayiotis Panayioutou, Natalia Malejka, Veronika Desova, Joanna Zybul

GIA 4th Year Design Prize £100 - Best Student in a Particular Subject
Award: MARIUS-BOGDAN DRAGAN                                          
Commendation: Annabelle Brading, Marc lladohillis, Gina Colley

GIA Final Year Parchment £120 - Prize for Outstanding Student in Design in the Final Year Part 2
Award: LEWIS GRANT
Special Award: Paul Pointon                     
Commendation: Andrew Thomson, Lewis McNeill, Ryan Canning, Gabriella Mill.

Postgraduate - Departmental prizes 2017

Professor Charles Gourlay Memorial Prize (Book Token for £25): Winner: , MArch in Advanced Architectural Design

Founded in 1929 by the Royal Technical College Architectural Craftsmen's Society, colleagues, past students and friends as a tribute to the memory of Charles Gourlay, BSc, FRIBA, FSA(Scot), Lecturer in Architecture and Building from 1888 to 1895 and Professor from 1895 to 1926.  Awarded to a meritorious student in the final year of the course in Architecture and to the best student of Building Aspects of the course in the same year.

N Morcos-Asaad Prize (£90): Winner: , MArch in Advanced Architectural Design 

Founded in 1977 by Professor Fikry N Morcos-Asaad, MArch, SM, PhD, Professor of Architecture at the University of Strathclyde since 1970, in memory of his parents, Mr Naguib Morcos-Asaad and Mrs Marie Morcos-Asaad of Cairo who died while visiting Scotland in 1974.  Awarded annually for excellence in Design on the recommendation of the Professor of Architecture to a student registered for the Diploma in Advanced Architectural Design (formerly the BArch degree)

GIA Arthur Leslie Hamilton Memorial Prize (£300): Winner: , MArch in Advanced Architectural Design

This prize is awarded annually, on the recommendation of the Head of the Department of Architecture and subject to the formal approval of the GIA, to the student who has reached the highest standard of general excellence in his/her work in the final year for the BArch degree.

ASSA Prize for Best Professional Studies 5 Student (£50 in book tokens): Winner: , MArch in Advanced Architectural Design

To the outstanding student in Design in Advanced Architectural Design awarded to the best student in the final year, Part 2 Course. Assessment based on the thesis project.

Undergraduate  - Departmental prizes 2017

Alexander Mair Scholarship (£300): ALASTAIR KENT

Edwin Morris Prize (£100): BETH KYTZIA

Frank Arneil Walker BSc Dissertation Prize (£50+book tokens) : FAY GOODWIN

Dissertation Prize (book tokens to £50): NADA SHEHAB

Glasgow School of Architecture Jubilee Prize (£100): MARINA KONSTANTOPOULOU