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Mentor a teen with AFSF!

Sign up here to inspire the next generation of designers and informed community members. The Architectural Foundation of SF connects design + build professionals with high school students in our programs for personalized mentoring arranged to fit your schedule. Opportunities for 4-6 weeks of mentoring start this month. We are seeking mentors for programs running …

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2022 Design Ideas Collective!!

AFSF invites any interested high school student to participate in the 3rd Annual Design Ideas Collective. Create your vision for how to bring renewed life and vitality to our public spaces post-pandemic. Read the full design brief here, find more info here, and submit your concept on Dec. 9.

screenshot of an AFSF student during online mentoring

Mentor a teen with AFSF!

Sign up here to inspire the next generation of designers and informed community members. The Architectural Foundation of SF connects design + build professionals with high school students in our programs for personalized mentoring arranged to fit your schedule. Opportunities for 4-6 weeks of mentoring start this month. We are seeking mentors for programs running …

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Congratulations to the High School Design Competition participants and award winners!

The Architectural Foundation of SF congratulates all 142 students from 13 schools across 4 countries and 5 states for their innovative and high-quality submissions in our 53rd annual High School Design Competition. Thank you as well to our jurors for their thoughtful reflections on the award-winning entries. Click here to see a list of all …

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Sun., May 22, 4:00pm, AFSF High School Design Competition

The Architectural Foundation of SF invites you this Sunday, May 22nd at 4:00pm (PDT) to our 53rd Annual High School Design Competition Awards Ceremony, via Zoom.  Students were challenged to design an Equitable Transit-Oriented Development (ETOD) to support expanded transportation and housing options on the east side of the city. Here is a link to this year’s design brief. Students from …

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High School Design Competition 22

Announcing the 2022 AFSF High School Design Competition! Individuals and teams are invited to submit their designs for a transit-oriented development on the east side of SF, to address our housing shortage, equity needs, and the climate crisis at the same time. Details here. Inquiries and to schedule a meeting for your class, contact ryan@afsf.org.

Summer Design 2022

High school students! Sign up for AFSF Summer Design 22 – an exciting, dynamic, 3-week online intensive in digital design! Work with students from around the world! Learn multiple 3D design apps. Individual 1:1 mentoring with a professional architect, engineer or other design professional. Register here More info here.