The RIBA special award shortlists are chosen from Regional and RIBA Award winners. They are judged by panels that include specialist judges drawn from various fields who visit the shortlisted buildings.
These awards reflect the diversity of architecture and reward the wide variety of specialist skills involved in delivering good buildings.
The RIBA Client of the Year, the Stephen Lawrence Prize and the RIBA Manser Medal are presented annually at the Stirling Dinner.
The special awards are: