The 1938 Circle, named after the year AIA Austin was founded, is a recognition program for AIA Austin members who invest a cumulative amount of $10,000 or more in AIA Austin sponsorships, advertising, and Austin Foundation for Architecture support on an annual basis.


  • Recognition at all AIA Austin major events (Design Awards, Design Excellence Conference, Homes Tour, Annual Meeting and Holiday Party) 
  • 1938 Circle Lounge at Design Awards 
  • Company logo and link to your website on the 1938 Circle page on the AIA Austin website
  • Company name on the vinyl wrap in the AIA Austin conference room
  • A spotlight feature on designated AIA Austin social media channels
  • Permission to use the 1938 Circle logo
  • Presented with a 1938 Circle partner plaque at the thank you event

Circle Members