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AIA, AIAS Urges Congress to Support National Design Services Act

AIA, AIAS Urges Congress to Support National Design Services Act
AIA, AIAS Urges Congress to Support National Design Services Act, Image via "5 Things to Keep in Mind After Graduation by Nicholas Kreitler" (Click image to read). Image © Caro Wallis
Image via "5 Things to Keep in Mind After Graduation by Nicholas Kreitler" (Click image to read). Image © Caro Wallis

The American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the American Institute of Architecture Students (AIAS) have committed themselves to pushing a bill that would provide U.S. architecture graduates student loan relief in exchange for community service, an offer already granted to lawyers and doctors. The bipartisan legislation, known as the National Design Services Act (NDSA), was introduced today in an effort to free young professionals from the crushing cost of education (architecture being one of the disciplines with the highest loan balances) and aspire them to contribute their design service to the betterment of their communities. Learn more, here, and sign the petition in support of NDSA.

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Cite: Karissa Rosenfield. "AIA, AIAS Urges Congress to Support National Design Services Act" 12 Mar 2014. ArchDaily. Accessed . <https://www.archdaily.com/485693/aia-urges-congress-to-support-national-design-services-act/> ISSN 0719-8884