Young Architects Forum
Young Architects Forum (YAF) committee is a group of architects, design professionals & students who are interested in furthering the discussion of design, professional development, community & collaboration. The group includes anyone who has been practicing for less than 10 years. EP/YAF is a program of AIA Orlando and is organized to address issues of particular importance to recently licensed architects.
If you are interested in quality conversation, intriguing education, and exciting social events, then join EP / YAF.
Arlenne Gil, AIA
The YAF Committee is moving forward with hosting their upcoming events through Zoom and other virtual platforms.
Are you preparing for the ARE? After you have set up your NCARB record, make sure to take full advantage of the resources provided on the NCARB website to help you prepare for your exams! Some of the key items are listed below:
In addition, last year the AIA released a subscription tool called ArchiPrep to aid Associate AIA members prepare for their exams. ArchiPrep can be accessed by following the instructions in the link below:
Need study materials?
Apply for an ARE Scholarship!
Applications for the 2020 Jason Pettigrew Memorial ARE Scholarship are open through Friday, August 14th. Eligibility and application criteria can be found at the link below: [create hyperlink for the scholarship name]
AIA Orlando and Orlando Foundation for Architecture Scholarship Opportunity for 2+2+2 Participants
A 2+2+2 program participant is a student enrolled in an architecture degree program at one of the three participating institutions, Valencia College, University of Central Florida, or University of Florida.
Every year the AIA Orlando, and Orlando Foundation for Architecture offers five scholarships with a total value of $14,000. Eligible applicants must be enrolled in or accepted to one of the 2+2+2 programs.