Membership Benefits

The following list highlights the general benefits all members receive from The American Institute of Architects.

From AIA Tennessee and AIA East Tennessee

  • Subscription to AIA East Tennessee’s and AIA Tennessee newsletters
  • Complimentary or discounted entry fees to seminars and events
  • A discount on AIA Contracts and Documents
  • Convenient access to job openings via the newsletter
  • Professional development through many active Chapter committees, task forces, and educational programs
  • Strong governmental affairs presence and professional lobbying activities
  • Annual awards programs and publicity for the winners
  • Membership discounts on many of the programs and activities occurring throughout the year. Such as:
    • Seminars
    • National Convention
    • Golf and Volleyball Tournaments
    • Project Tours
    • Continuing Education Opportunities
    • ARE Preparation Programs
    • Opportunities for Emerging Professionals
    • Mentoring Opportunities
    • Social/Networking Activities

Of special interest to Allied Members and Partners:

  • Access to all Chapter programs/events
  • Special social networking opportunities for soft marketing
  • See Partnership Opportunities for more details

For Architects and Associate Members, AIA nationally includes:

  • Participation in national Knowledge Communites
  • Access to, the national web site for architects
  • National lobbying efforts
  • Awards and honors programs
  • Program and Research grants and scholarship opportunities
  • Subscription to AIArchitect, the members’ online newsletter
  • Subscription to Architect magazine
  • Professional development programs
  • AIA Advantage discounted programs for car rental, phone service, office machines, etc.

So join the AIA Today

Upcoming Events

Sat 19
Mon 21

Robert B. Church Memorial Lecture Series

October 21 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Tue 22