NEW YORK — The Copper Development Association (CDA), in collaboration with the Canadian Copper & Brass Development Association (CCBDA), is seeking nominations for the 2012 North American Copper in Architecture (NACIA) awards. An entry form and guidelines can be found on the Call for Entries Page. The submission deadline is Jan. 31, 2012.

Projects are being honored under the categories of Restoration and New Construction.

The goal of the awards program is to recognize and promote the innovative use of copper and copper alloys in the design of residential and commercial building projects throughout the United States and Canada.

Some of the projects that were recognized in the 2011 awards program included:

• Arizona State University College of Nursing and Health Innovation Phase 2

• The Church of St. Andrew & St. Paul

• H.S. 615 Chelsea Vocational High School

For a complete list of the 2011 architectural award projects, visit