Our programs take place at the Center for Architecture and in schools and community sites throughout the New York metropolitan area.
Thank you to our supporters: Judy T. Hunt, Christina Davis, CNY Group, Levien & Company, John B. Simoni, Loci Architecture, MdAS, Robert A.M. Stern, Roslyn Consultants, Sage and Coombe Architects and Turner Construction.
K-12 educational programs are supported, in part, by grants from Deutsche Bank Americas Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the New York City Council, the Shelley and Donald Rubin Foundation, Keith Haring Foundation, New York Building Foundation, the New York State Council on the Arts with support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, Bay & Paul Foundations, The Architects Foundation and Armstrong World Industries Foundation, and the Kinder Morgan Foundation; and generous donations from Grassi and Co., Tom Krizmanic, Judith Hunt, Judy and Jan Berman, Christina R. Davis, Steven Holl, Loci Architecture, Robert A.M Stern Architects, Vanguard Construction & Development Co., John Simoni, Jr., Esq., Architecture Research Office, JFK&M Consulting Group, Sharon Liebowitz, and Platt Byard Dovell White Architects.
Youth & Family Programs
Family Day weekend programs for kids ages 5-13
Vacation & Summer Programs for kids grades 3 -12
K-12 School Programs
Student Day K-12 workshops at the Center for Architecture
Learning By Design:NY K-12 in-school residency program
Professional Development design teaching strategies for instructors
Special Youth Programs
Architecture and Play April 7, 2018
Join us for an exciting collaboration between the Center for Architecture and the Cooper Union School of Architecture! During this workshop, students in grades 4-6 are invited to play with one-of-a-kind architectural toys and inventions
Girls Build April 21, 2018
Girls ages 11 – 16 partner with architects from the AIA Women in Architecture Committee to learn about architecture and create their own designs.
Opportunities & Resources
Design Educator-in-Training ProgramBuild the skills necessary to be a Center for Architecture Design Educator
Freelance Design EducatorJoin our K-12 Learning By Desing:NY team
K-12 Volunteer Opportunities
Built Environment Education Bibliography
Resources for High School Students
Architecture Discovery Sheet
How to Become a Sponsor
Walter A. Hunt Jr. ScholarshipFor NYC public high school students entering a NAAB-accredited, U.S. school of architecture
Eleanor Allwork ScholarshipFor students seeking their first degree in architecture from an NAAB-accredited school in the State of New York
Center for Architecture Design ScholarshipStudents must be nominated by their dean or chair of their accredited program
K-12 Vacation & Summer ProgramsNeed-based scholarships are available
K-12 After-School ProgramsNeed-based scholarships are available