Design is everywhere: from the Montauk lighthouse to Buffalo’s Olmsted parks, from Manhattan’s skyscrapers to Adirondack camps, from Russel Wright tableware to Tiffany jewelry. At its best, design impacts our quality of life and serves the public good. To support excellence in design, and recognizing design as an art form, NYSCA’s Architecture + Design Program welcomes applications from organizations and individuals.The Program encourages innovation and excellence in the design arts, the preservation and interpretation of New York State’s architectural + design heritage, and the development of design literacy for all New Yorkers.
NYSCA’s FY21 Guidelines are live! Learn how to apply & become a panelist: