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BUILDING: Adaptive Re-Use; Building Amenity; Build-to-Suit; Capital Improvement; Community Enrichment; Data Center; Hospitality; Interior Tenant Space; Master Plan; Mixed-Use Project; Multi-Family Residential; Office, R&D/Industrial/Flex; and Retail.




MEMBERSHIP REQUIREMENT – Only NAIOP Northern Virginia members can submit an entry and receive the winning trophy at the Awards Gala. Non-members may be part of the team.

LOCATION – To qualify, the project must be located in the Northern Virginia MSA. This includes the counties of Arlington, Clarke, Culpeper, Fairfax, Fauquier, Frederick, Loudoun, Prince William, Rappahannock, Spotsylvania, Stafford and Warren; the independent cities of Alexandria, Fairfax, Falls Church, Fredericksburg, Manassas, Manassas Park and Winchester.

COMPLETION DATE – Projects must have been completed between April 1, 2021 and August 31, 2022.  To be considered complete, the building must be at or past shell occupancy permit level.

RESUBMISSION – If the project was submitted in 2021 and did not win, it may be resubmitted in the same or other appropriate category for 2022.

If the project won in 2021, it may be submitted in a different category for 2022. All resubmissions must fall within the project completion time frame.

OWNER/DEVELOPER PERMISSION LETTER – A corporate email or letter from the developer, owner, or tenant granting permission to enter their project for an award is required as part of the entry package. 

JUDGING – NAIOP Northern Virginia reserves the right to re-assign submissions, and add, amend, or drop categories based on submissions received.

DEADLINES – Complete entry application by August 1.  All project information, photos, and payment must be submitted electronically by 11:59p.m. on Friday, September 30, 2022. No exceptions.

FEE – Each entry is $400, due at submission.