Take advantage for your components of the AIA Trust program grants and seminars offered annually to eligible AIA components. Current guidelines are posted to this page by January 1st each year.
The AIA Trust-Victor & CNA Component Grants Program -This grant program supports component projects, conferences, and publications that help to foster leadership, advance management education, and increase the effectiveness of professional practice. More than $300,000 has been awarded directly to components through this grants program so far.
This year’s component grant award winners have just been announced! Congratulations to: AIA Atlanta, AIA Boston Society of Architecture, AIA Central New York, AIA Cleveland, and AIA Illinois! Click here for a list of some of the past award winners. Next year’s 2021 Grant Guidelines will be posted by January 1st, 2021. For the 2020 grant program guidelines, click here.
Offer your members the benefit of learning—as well as CE credits–with the seminars and webinars available to your component:
Legal Topic Seminars—The AIA Trust LegaLine will provide a seminar on vital topics such as: Copyright issues; Contracting with Consultants; How to Avoid Getting Sued and others to an AIA Component. CES credits for these seminars have been approved by the AIA and most offer HSW credit! Components will be responsible for travel costs; attendance and subscription requirements apply. For more details, contact LegaLine at 800-688-9780.
AIA Trust Retirement Seminar—Find out important information to plan for retirement with a free, no sales pitch/no obligation seminar for your members—including how much income you’ll need, typical sources of income, risks & rewards of long term investing, and important tax changes. Importantly, you’ll cover numerous plan design options to determine which best suits you, your firm, and your component. Attendance requirements apply. Click here for details and how to request a seminar.
AIA Trust Webinars—You and your members can access on-demand webinar presentations for yourselves or for a component (or firm) “lunch and learn” session on valuable topics. Note that more are periodically added—and ‘live’ webinars publicized as well. To find out more & access the AIA Trust Webinars, click here.