pid College of Design



Architecture for Humanity - MN

AIA Minnesota

AIA MN Housing Advocacy Committee

MSAADA Architects

Real Architecture Workshop (RAW)- Design Build


University of Minnesota


Acara (Institute on the Environment)

AIAS-MN Freedom by Design

Students for Design Activism



Links of Interest


Architecture for Humanity


Architects/Designers/Planners for Social Responsibility


Association of Architecture Organizations

BaSiC Initiative

Cannon Design: Open Hand Studio

Catapult Design

Carl Small Town Center, Mississippi State University

Center for City Ecology

Center for Urban Pedagogy

Change Observer


Community Interface Committee (AIA Chicago)

DesignBuildBLUFF, University of Utah

Designer's Accord

Design Impact

Design Corps




Hester Street Collaborative

INDEX: Design to Improve Life

Institute for Public Architecture

Journeyman International

Kounkuey Design Initiative

MASS Design Group

Neighborhood Design/Build Studio, University of Washington

Open Architecture Network

Perkins + Will Social Responsibility Initiative

Planning Corps

Project H Design

Public Architecture

Public Interest

Public Workshop

Rural Studio

SEED Network

So|Aware: Socially Aware Architecture

Sustainable Cities Design Academy

The 1%

Yestermorrow Design Build School


Community Design Centers


Asheville Design Center

Association for Community Design

Austin Center for Design

Community Design Collaborative

Tulane City Center

Metropolitan Design Center

Community Design Center of Pittsburgh

The Community Design Resource Center of Boston

Governor's Institute on Community Design

Gulf Coast community Design Center




American Architectural Foundation

Autodesk Foundation

Make It Right Foundation

Surdna Foundation

Van Alen Institute


Funding, Competitions, Fellowships, Conferences

Berkeley Prize

Buckman Fellowship *

Curry Stone Design Prize

Design Futures Student Leadership Forum

Design Ignites Change

Enterprise Rose Fellowship

Judd Fellowship  *

Loeb Fellowship

Public Interest Design Institute

SEED Funds

* University of Minnesota specific



Business Model Generation

Design and the Social Sector: A Guide to Partnering (Design Impact)

Guide to Non-Profit Business Development (Verynice)

Public in Practice: A Field Guide to Public Interest Design in the Twin Cities (Evan Hildebrand)

Public Interest Design: An Annotated Bibliography (by Gilad Meron)

Public Interest Design Global 100 (

Wisdom from the Field, Latrobe Prize 2011


Contact Information

College of Design

Saint Paul Offices,

32 McNeal Hall, 1985 Buford Ave, St. Paul, MN 55108

P: 612-626-9068 | F: 612-625-1922

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Minneapolis Offices

101 Rapson Hall, 89 Church St SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455

P: 612-626-9068 | F: 612-625-7525

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