Matthew O. Franklin has been named president of Mid-Peninsula Housing Coalition, a leading nonprofit affordable housing developer in Northern California.
AHF Wins Two Journalism Awards
AFFORDABLE HOUSING FINANCE and Editor-in-Chief Andre Shashaty were recently recognized with two Jesse H.
Two Firms to Receive Energy Star Awards
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will honor two commercial real estate firms with 2008 Energy Star awards April 1.
Hayward Receives Green Award
Malcolm Hayward, CeeLite's chief executive officer, was honored with the Green Company Executive Award, which recognizes companies that are helping to green the world by applying progressive thinking, inventive policies, and pioneering spirit in their everday operations. The award was presented at...
Lumen Awards Entries Due Jan. 14
The New York Section of the Illuminating Engineering Society is accepting submissions for the 2008 Lumen Awards program through Monday, Jan. 14, 2008. Any architectural lighting design or specialty lighting design is eligible for submission. Lumen Award winners also are eligible for international...
Jan. 10 is Entry Deadline for GE's Edison Award
Project entries for GE Consumer & Industrial's 25th Annual GE Edison Award competition must be received by Thursday, Jan. 10, 2008. The competition recognizes professional lighting designs that feature GE light sources and is open to lighting designers, architects, engineers, and consultants...
Lighting Competitions, Scholarships, and Grants
Although lighting is a specialized field, there is a generous offering of student lighting design competitions, as well as awards, scholarships, and grants for students and educators alike that facilitate a variety of educational opportunities.
A|L Awards Roundtable Discusses Design Excellence
Architects and lighting designers representing the winning projects for the fourth annual A|L Light & Architecture Design Awards competition along with members of the awards jury gathered at Parsons The New School for Design in New York City on Oct. 4, 2007, for an awards presentation and...
LRC Awards ASSIST Scholarship
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute's Lighting Research Center (LRC) has awarded its 2007-08 ASSIST Scholarship to Tianming Dong, a third-year Ph.D. student at the LRC. ASSIST (Alliance for Solid-State Illumination Systems and Technologies) is a consortium of researchers, manufacturers, and government...
Last Call for IALD Lighting Design Awards Submissions
Submissions for IALD's International Lighting Design Awards will be accepted through Thursday, Nov. 15, 2007. Projects of all types and sizes are welcome, and categories that will be judged include: academic/institutional, corporate, hospitality, monumental structures/public spaces, residential...