More than 700 major design awards attest to LPA’s commitment to design excellence in our more than 50-year history. 


2016

DOCOMOMO
Citation of Technical Achievement Award: Tower of Hope at Christ Cathedral

Illuminating Engineering Society of North America
Award of Merit: CSUN Wellness Center
Outdoor Lighting, Award of Merit: The Vine

OASIS Center International's Corporate Illumination Award
Corporate Illumination Award: Volunteer Work

Structural Engineers Association of Southern California (SEAOSC)
Award of Excellence (New Construction): Cal Poly Pomona Student Recreation Center
Award of Excellence (Seismic Retrofit): Christ Cathedral Tower of Hope

Coalition for Adequate School Housing / American Institute of Architects California Chapter
Award of Excellence: Johnson Middle School
Merit Award: Eastvale STEM Academy
Merit Award: Samueli Acadmy
Merit Award: Galt Joint Union Elementary School District, Facilities Master Plan

NIRSA
Outstanding Sports Facility: Cal Poly Pomona Student Recreation Center
Outstanding Sports Facility: CSU Northridge, Oasis Wellness Center 

2015

American Institute of Architects Committee on Architecture for Education
Walter Taylor Merit Award, Educational Facility Design: e3 Civic High

Coalition for Adequate School Housing / American Institute of Architects California Chapter
Honor Award: San Marcos High School
Honor Award: e3 Civic High

American Institute of Architects
Orange County Chapter
25-Year Award: Irvine Ranch Water District Headquarters
Citation Award: Cal Poly Pomona Recreation Center
Citation Award: e3 Civic High
Citation Award, Unbuilt: Environmental Nature Center Pre-school

San Diego Chapter
Honor Award: Palomar College Humanities Building
Energy Efficiency Merit Award: Cal Poly Pomona Student Recreation Center

Long Beach/South Bay Chapter
Sustainability Award: Cal Poly Pomona Student Recreation Center
Merit Award: Cal Poly Pomona Student Recreation Center
Honor Award: El Camino Community College – Math, Science and Allied Health Building
Citation Award: West Hollywood Aquatic and Recreation Center

Central Valley Chapter
Merit Award: Sustainability: Cal Poly Pomona Student Recreation Center
Merit Award: Design: Cal Poly Pomona Student Recreation Center

American Society of Civil Engineers
Project of the Year, Architectural Engineering Land Development: Park Place

Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW)
Orange County Chapter
Spire Award, Top Renovation Project: Tower of Hope at Christ Cathedral

Pacific Coast Builders Conference
Gold Nugget Awards
Merit Award, Educational Project: San Marcos High School
Merit Award, Rehabilitation Office: Pacific Dental Services
Merit Award, Sustainable Commercial Project: Cal Poly Pomona Recreation Center 

Structural Engineering Association of California (SEAOC)
Merit Award, New Construction: CSU Northridge Student Recreation Center

Structural Engineering Association of Southern California (SEAOSC)
Award of Excellence, New Construction: CSU Northridge Student Recreation Center

Community College Facility Coalition (CCFC)
Award of Excellence: Palomar College Humanities Building
Award of Merit: Palomar College Learning Resource Center 

2014

U.S. Green Building Council
Orange County Chapter

Most Sustainable Design/Engineering Firm Award

American Institute of Architects
Orange County Chapter

Citation Award: Pacific Dental Services
Merit Award: Student Recreation Center at California State University, Northridge
Honor Award: Arboretum at Christ Cathedral
COTE Citation Award: Montgomery Middle School

American Society of Landscape Architects
California Sierra Chapter

Honor Award: Coastline Community College Newport Beach Campus

ENR California
Best K-12 Project: e3 Civic High
Best Culture/Worship Project Merit Award: Arboretum at Christ Cathedral

Orange County Engineering Council
Engineering Project Achievement Award: Edwards Lifesciences Parking Structure

American Society of Civil Engineers
Orange County Chapter

Architectural Engineering Project of the Year Award: Edwards Lifesciences Parking Structure

Coalition for Educational Facility Planners International Architectural Awards
Project of Distinction: e3 Civic High School

2013

Coalition for Adequate School Housing / American Institute of Architects California Chapter
Award of Honor - Modernization & Reconstruction: South Tahoe High School - Theater Arts and Design Academy (TADA)
Award of Honor - Project in Design: Downtown Charter High School - San Diego

American Institute of Architects
San Fernando Valley Chapter

Citation Award: CSU Northridge - Student Recreation Center

City of Claremont
Excellence in Design Award

Excellence in Design - Renovation: Honnold Mudd Library

National Intramural Recreation and Sports Association
Outstanding Sports Facility Award: CSU Northridge - Student Recreation Center

Orange County Engineering Council
Award of Achievement: Coastline Community College Newport Beach Campus

American Society of Civil Engineers
Sustainable Project of the Year Award: Coastline Community College Newport Beach Campus

California Parks & Recreation Society
Award of Excellence - Facility Design - Community Centers/Mixed-Use Facility, Class 2: Brentwood Community Center

2012

Coalition for Adequate School Housing / American Institute of Architects California Council
Award of Honor: San Marcos High School

American Institute of Architects
Orange County Chapter

AIAOC 25-Year Award - Design: The Marketplace, Tustin, CA
AIAOC Award of Honorable Mention - Design: Cal Poly Pomona Recreation Center
AIAOC Award of Honorable Mention - Savings by Design: Southland Industries
Honorable Mention - Design: Monarch Valley Student Center
Merit Award - Design: Southland Industries

American Institute of Architects
Inland Chapter

Honor Award: RCCD Center for Justice and Civil Liberties
Citation Award: Chino Hills Civic Center

American Institute of Architects
San Diego Chapter

SDG&E Energy Efficiency Integration Citation Award: Palomar Multi-Disciplinary Instructional Building
Citation Award: CSU Northridge - Student Recreation Center
COTE Award: CSU Northridge - Student Recreation Center

Athletic Business
Facility Design Awards

Facility of Merit: CSU Northridge - Student Recreation Center

Community College Facility Coalition
Design Awards

Award of Honor - Growth Category: Palomar Multi-Disciplinary Instructional Building

Design-Build Institute of America
Western Pacific Region Annual Design-Build Awards

Distinction Level Award Design Excellence: College of San Mateo College Center

Engineering News Record
Design Awards

California's Design Firm of the Year Award
Citation Award: Fullerton Public Library Renovation and Expansion

Pacific Coast Builders Conference
Gold Nugget Awards

Grand Award - Best Educational Project: Palomar Multi-Disciplinary Instructional Building
Grand Award - Green Sustainable Commercial Project: CSU Northridge - Student Recreation Center
Award of Merit - Best Interior Renovations: Southland Industries

Pre-Cast Concrete Institute
Honorable Mention - Best Office Building (Low Rise): Watson Land Company

U.S. Green Building Council
San Diego Chapter

Commercial Interior Project of the Year: LPA, Inc. San Diego Office

2011

Coalition for Adequate School Housing / American Institute of Architects California Council
Award of Excellence: Newport Harbor High School Robins Hall
Award of Excellence: South Tahoe High School 4 Special Programs

American Institute of Architects California Council
Savings by Design
 
Savings by Design Award: Santiago Canyon College Science Building

American Institute of Architects
Committee on the Environment

COTE Award: California State University East Bay Student Recreation & Wellness Center

American Institute of Architects
Orange County Chapter

Honor Award: Palomar College Multidisciplinary Building
Honor Award: South Tahoe High School
Honor Award: Chestnut Residence
Award of Merit: Santiago Canyon College Science Building
Citation Award: California State University Eastbay Student Recreation & Wellness Center

American Institute of Architects
Central Valley Chapter

Award of Merit: California State University Eastbay Student Recreation & Wellness Center

American Institute of Architects
Inland Chapter

Honorable Mention: California State University San Bernardino College of Education

American Institute of Architects
Long Beach / South Bay Chapter

Award of Merit: Lawndale High School Student Services
Citation Award: Chino Hills Government Center

American Society of Landscape Architects
Sierra Valley Chapter

Award of Merit: Gauche Aquatic Park
Award of Merit: Mountain View Planned Community Red Bluff

Structural Engineers Assoc of Southern California
Excellence in Structural Engineering

Merit Award: Palomar Multi-Disciplinary Instructional Building

American Institute of Architects
California Council Concrete Masonry Association California / Nevada Design Awards

Award of Honor Sustainable Category: South Tahoe High School
Award of Merit Education Category: Santiago Canyon College Science Building

Community College Facility Coalition
Design Awards

Award of Honor: Los Angeles Valley College Monarch Student Center
Award of Merit: Mt. San Jacinto Community College District-Wide Master Plan

2010

Coalition for Adequate School Housing / American Institute of Architects California Council
Award of Honor - New Built: Hawthorne Elementary School

American Institute of Architects
Orange County Chapter

Award of Merit: CSU Northridge - Student Recreation Center
Award of Merit: Orange Coast College Inter-Disciplinary Classroom Building

American Society of Landscape Architects
Southern California Chapter

Quality of Life Awards: Environmental Nature Center

California Higher Education Sustainability Best Practice Awards
Best Practice Awards

Overall Sustainable Design, Honorable Mention: CSUSB College of Education
Overall Sustainable Design, Honorable Mention: West Los Angeles Athletics & Allied Health Complex

Community College Facility Coalition
Design Award

Award of Excellence - Growth Category: Pasadena City College - College Center
Award of Honor: Cypress College Humanities Building Remodel
Best Schools: CSUSB College of Education

Associated General Contractor's Marvin M. Black Partnering Award
Marvin M. Black Award

Best Principles of Partnering: JPL Flight Projects Center

Pacific Coast Builders Conference
Gold Nugget Awards

Merit Award - Best Public / Private: Chino Hills Government Center