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Industry Membership

Annual Dues: $1980 USD

An Industry Member is a business organization, that does not qualify for Manufacturing Membership, that actively transacts business with the general public and provides architectural woodwork manufactured and or supplied by others and as defined and described in the latest version of the Standards. The Company may provide architectural woodwork installation services and maintains responsibility for the quality of the finished products and supports AWI’s mission.

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Please allow 3-5 business days for your application to be reviewed. You will receive a confirmation when your membership is approved. Your new membership materials will be shipped once approved. Additional shipping charges will be applied for any membership outside the United States.

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Member Benefits


  • AWI Logo: Market your company through the use of AWI's logo on your company's promotional material. Affiliation of your firm with AWI links you to an internationally recognized association representing the architectural woodwork industry.
  • AWI Website: Your company profile will appear on AWI's website
  • Design Solutions Magazine: Your company will be listed in Design Solutions Magazine, AWI's flagship quarterly magazine distributed to over 18,000 architects across North America.
  • Award of Excellence Program: Participation in the Award of Excellence program. If selected, your company's work will be published in Design Solutions Magazine. AOE honorees promote their company's capabilities through copies of the magazine for their existing and potential customers.
  • Speaker's Bureau: The opportunity to join AWI's Speaker Bureau and become the "local woodwork expert" to the design community by offering AWI's AIA-approved education programs.

Education and Professional Development

  • AWI National Education Events: Educational seminars, plant tours and workshops deliver woodwork industry education on Estimating, Financial Management, Marketing, Contracts and Project Management.
  • Workshops: Workshops at AWI Chapters, trade shows, and AWI's Professional Development and Leadership events provide insights on strategic planning, offer perspectives on important issues, enhance professional expertise and builds a network of other AWI Members just like you.
  • Webinars: AWI offers members complimentary webinars on industry topics.

Publications & Other Benefits

  • AWI Standards and Standards Education Portal - The new AWI Standards, which are available to everyone, trade in prescriptive requirements for performance-based measures that provide design professionals, manufacturers, suppliers, installers, and users with more flexibility, value, and room for innovation. The Education portal, available to members only, provides additional drawings and information.
  • Design Solutions Magazine: AWI's flagship quarterly magazine, a vehicle for educating architects and design professionals about quality architectural woodwork and the merits of incorporating it into their projects.
  • NewsBriefs and e-briefs: Ebriefs, our semi-monthly electronic update and NewsBriefs, our monthly print newsletter, provide current and breaking member and industry news.
  • Technical Assistance for Architectural Woodwork Questions

Discount Pricing

  • New AWI Industry Members receive $500 voucher to use  in the first year of membership towards Chapter Dues, National Event and Education Registration, Testing Fees, Best Practice Group Join Fee, and Publications.
  • AWI Event Registration
  • AWI Store Publications
  • AWI Quality Certification Program

Join the AWI family

When you become an AWI member, you join a supportive community of talented woodworking industry professionals. Together, we share, learn, and cooperate to create even greater opportunities for success.

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