Design Team Recognition

CHP Design Studio continually works to optimize building performance while creating a livable and functional space within the available budget. As a result, CHP and the Studio have earned a national reputation for excellence in the creation of affordable and sustainable housing as shown in the awards listed below:

2015 Virginia Housing Award for Best Affordable Housing Energy Conservation Effort - Grissom Lane Apartments project in Blacksburg, Virginia

2015 EarthCraft Virginia's Multifamily Renovation Project of the Year Award - Greenstone on 5th Apartments project in Charlottesville, Virginia

2015 EarthCraft Virginia's Special Recognition Award - Grissom Lane Apartments project in Blacksburg, Virginia

Preservation Action and the National Trust Community Investment Corporation "Preservation's Best of 2014" Award - The Warwick project in Newport News, Virginia

2014 National Housing & Rehabilitation Association (NH&RA) J. Timothy Anderson Award for Excellence in Historic Rehabilitation, Best Historic Rehab Utilizing LIHTCs, Small category - The Warwick project in Newport News, Virginia

2013 Hampton Roads Housing Consortium Special Project Award - Heron's Landing project

2012 NeighborWorks Green Organization Designation 

2011 Virginia Sustainable Building Network's 2011 Best Green Organization in Virginia 

2011 ENERGY STAR Award for Sustained Excellence

2010 EARTHCRAFT Virginia Best Architect/Design Firm Award

2010 AIA Blue Ridge Merit Award - Lincoln Mews project in Richmond, Virginia

2010 ENERGY STAR Award for Excellence in Energy-Efficient Affordable Housing

2010 Silver ENERGY VALUE HOUSING AWARD (EVHA), Affordable Home/Cold Climate category - Wilson Avenue Duplex project in Blacksburg, Virginia

2008 Silver ENERGY VALUE HOUSING AWARD (EVHA), Affordable Home/Cold Climate Category - Roanoke-Lee Street Duplex project in Blacksburg, Virginia

2007 Gold Award recipient, Best in American Living (BALA)/HUD Secretary's Award for Excellence - Roanoke-Lee Street Duplex project in Blacksburg, Virginia

2007 Home Depot Award for Excellence in Affordable Housing Built Responsibly - Roanoke-Lee Street Duplex project in Blacksburg, Virginia

2007 The Virginia Housing Coalition Housing Leadership Award - Colin Arnold, Principal Architect, CHP Design Studio

2007 James RiverChapter, US Green Building Council 2nd Virginia Go Green Competition Merit Award - Roanoke-Lee Street Duplex project in Blacksburg, Virginia

2007 Virginia Conservation Network Conservation Award for Non-Profit Leadership in Green Building and Sustainability

2007 ENERGY STAR 200 Partner of the Year Award, Excellence in Energy-Efficient Affordable Housing - the Roanoke-Lee Street Duplex project in Blacksburg, Virginia

2006 VSBN Virginia Green Innovation Award for Best Green Designer

2005 VSBN Virginia Green Innovation Award for Best Institutional Project

2004 Governor's Housing Conference Virginia Housing Award, Best Housing Development - Tekoa Youth Residential Campus in Blacksburg, Virginia

Frederick P. Rose Architectural Fellows
- Colin M. Arnold ( '01-'03)
- Joshua Galloway ('05-'08)