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Governor General's Medals in Architecture

RAIC  - Architecture Canada

Overview

The recipients of the Governor General’s Medals in Architecture have distinguished themselves as visionary Canadian architects. They have designed spaces where communities are forged, memories are enshrined and identity is created in built form.

What is this prize?

The Governor General's Medals in Architecture recognize and celebrate outstanding design in recently built projects by Canadian architects.


Prize amount

Up to 12 medals


How to qualify

Apply to the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC).

For eligibility criteria and further information on this prize, see the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada website.


Deadline(s)

Biennial

See the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC) website.


Who created this prize?

This competition was established by the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada in collaboration with the Canada Council for the Arts in order to raise general public awareness of the cultural importance of architecture in our society and continue a tradition initiated by the Massey Medals in 1950.

Further Information

Sarah Brown

Program Officer, Prizes

Canada Council for the Arts

150 Elgin Street, P.O. Box 1047

Ottawa ON K1P 5V8

E-mail: sarah.brown@canadacouncil.ca

613-566-4414, ext. 6004

Toll free: 1-800-263-5588, ext. 6004

TTY: 1-866-585-5559

Biennial

Up to
12 medals

By Application

Cumulative list of winners