{{archistar{{AIAri is pleased to continue the annual ArchiStar Awards program. The purpose of the program is to honor individuals who make outstanding contributions to architecture but who are not architects. Any AIAri member may nominate an individual who has made significant contributions to a specific project or has had success in a particular program or initiative. Examples of potential nominees include, but are not limited to, owners, consultants, contractors, educators, and government officials. Winning individuals and a guest will be invited to attend the AIAri Design Awards Celebration where they will be recognized as part of the design awards ceremony. Nominations shall consist of a maximum 250 word statement, as PDF document on letterhead, describing the contributions of the nominee (no photos, please). Nominations should be submitted to AIAri at execdir@aia-ri.org by 5:00 p.m., Friday, November 13, 2015. The fee for each nomination is $25.00.