Jack Kemp Excellence in Affordable and Workforce Housing Awards

“These are the types of real estate projects that are often the hardest to pull together, but at the same time, the most inspiring to complete.”

J. Ronald Terwilliger, Terwilliger Center Founder and Chairman

The 2019 awards application window is now open.

See instructions on the right-hand side of the page. Eligibility and criteria for applicants can be found here.

About the Award

ULI’s Jack Kemp Excellence in Affordable and Workforce Housing Awards, established in 2008 and named in memory of Jack Kemp, former secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, recognize exemplary developments that demonstrate creativity in expanding housing opportunities for America’s working families.

The Jack Kemp Awards honor developments that meet affordable and workforce housing needs and help to create mixed-income communities of opportunity. The award focuses on developments that serve households earning up to 120 percent of area median income (AMI). Learn more about the previous winners and finalists.

2018 Award Winners

The 2018 Jack Kemp Excellence in Affordable Housing award winners were announced during ULI’s Fall Meeting. Congratulations to this year’s winners:

The Jury also recognized the Aspen Skiing Company Workforce Housing with a Chairman’s Award, a special recognition bestowed this year for a creative project designed specifically to address the critical shortage of affordable housing for resort workers in Aspen, Colorado.

 

INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLYING:

The Urban Land Institute invites the submission of projects to the 2019 Jack Kemp Excellence in Affordable and Workforce Housing Awards from January 8, 2019 to March 8, 2019. The final submission deadline is 9:00pm Eastern Standard Time (EST) on Friday, March 8, 2019.

To submit a project or program, go to OrgSync at: https://orgsync.com/login/urban-land-institute, and create a profile. Once you have a profile, go to the Jack Kemp Excellence in Affordable and Workforce Housing Awards portal here and click Join Now. Once you have joined the portal, select Forms > 2019 Jack Kemp Excellence in Affordable and Workforce Housing Awards Submission Form.

On this page you will select “Go to Form” to begin your application.  You can save and return to it.

You can also access a blank submission form in PDF to help you prepare your submission materials before you complete the form online. See “Download Blank PDF” on the right side of the page. You may not complete and submit the PDF.

For additional information, please contact: Terwilliger.Award@uli.org.