Why Join?


The benefits of membership include:

  1. Connecting  to the wider architectural community across Canada
    • Being a part of the RAIC and RAIC EP will keep you up to date with what is happening in the architectural profession across the country as well as connect with key individuals who are active in the architectural community
    • Connect with other emerging practitioners
  2. Access to resources
    • Survey and workshop findings, regulator and university information regarding support of interns and EP, list of intern architect representatives in provincial/territorial associations, firm interviews with emerging practices, con-ed presentations, links to scholarships and grants and studies regarding EP
  3. Reduced fee on all RAIC EP/IRAC RP events (such as webinars)
  4. Keep up to date on RAIC EP/IRAC RP events and initiatives
  5. Keep up to date with & share other events relevant to EP across the country
    • The RAIC EP/IRAC RP is looking to develop an online forum and live calendar to allow emerging practitioners across the country to  share events relevant to EP
  6. The opportunity to participate in addressing issues which concern you!
  7. Access to all RAIC member benefits (visit the RAIC website for full list – https://www.raic.org/)



The RAIC EP/IRAC RP is a young group, having formed in May of 2016. By getting involved now you will work with other energetic and motivated emerging practitioners to help shape what this group will become and make it the best it can be for all of its members. We believe all of our members’ input is valuable so please share your insights and get in contact with us!


There are many ways to get involved:

  1. Join the Steering Committee
    • composed of the chair, vice chair, director of external communications officer, director of resources/knowledge, director of media, director of events/competitions (for more info, please review our Terms of Reference document.
  2. Join a sub-committee
  3. Become a member
  4. Get in contact with us and share your thoughts


Please contact us if you are interested in one of the positions listed above or if you have ideas for initiatives!