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2009 Young Architects Award
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Camilo Parra, AIA, Houston, was one of eight recipients of the 2009 AIA Young Architects Award. This special honor is bestowed upon professionals licensed 10 years or fewer (regardless of their age) who have shown exceptional leadership and make significant contributions to the profession early in their careers. The Young Architects Award was presented to the recipients at the AIA 2009 National Convention and Design Exposition in San Francisco, April 30, 2009 – May 02, 2009.

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2009 40 Under 40 Houston Business Journal

This award identifies 40 young leaders who excel in their industries, are respected business leaders and show dynamic leadership in their community. 

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2008 Texas Society of Architects Award for Young Professional Achievement in Honor of William W. Caudill, FAIA

Awarded to recognize a TSA member for professional achievement in leadership development during the early years of AIA membership. Presented to Camilo Parra, AIA, president of Parra Design Group, Ltd. in Houston, for his strength in architectural design, practice, and community during the 69th Annual TSA Convention Oct. 23 – 25, 2009 in Fort Worth, TX.


2008 AIA Houston Ben Brewer Young Architect Award

Named in honor of Ben Brewer, FAIA, for distinguished service to the profession and his significant influence on young professionals. This award recognizes excellence in ability, exceptional work, and siginificant contributions in the practice of architecture by architects who are in their first 10 years of practice.