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Tri-State-Masonry Institute

OMA's Southwest Regional
Promotional Partner

 Congrats to all the
2017 TMI Award Winners

Horter Investment Office Building
2017 Excellence in Masonry Design and "People's Choice" Award Winner

Industry Education

Here's an infographic that
was shared with OMA.

Thanks Tom Finch of
RCP Block & Brick, Inc.

OMA/TMI Proud Sponsor

(rules subject to change without notice)

Entry Deadline: Friday, November 17, 2017
Click now for print registration.


Any practicing architect or engineer, contractor, masonry supplier, or masonry unit manufacturer may enter projects. 

The project must be primarily masonry materials either in backup, veneer, or single wythe construction.

Architectural projects must have been constructed and completed during the period January 2016 through August 2017.

All Winning Projects will be entered into the Ohio Masonry Association’s State Awards Call for Entries.

Projects must be located in the states of Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana, situated in the following counties,

  • Ohio: Butler, Warren, Clinton, Hamilton, Clermont, Highland, and Brown

  • Kentucky: Boone, Kenton, Campbell, Gallatin, Grant, Bracken, Mason, Owen, and Pendleton.

  • Indiana: Dearborn, Ripley, Ohio, and Switzerland. 


All entries will be reviewed by the TMI Marketing Committee for authenticity before submitting the award submittal to the jury.

Registration of Project 

The registration form must be completely filled out. An entry fee of $50.00 shall be submitted with each individual project. All registrations with pictures are due November 17, 2017. The jury will meet in December 2017 for final review and judging.

Each submittal should include a minimum of 4 inside and 12 outside pictures of the structure. All pictures submitted will be color digital format for PC. The judging will be on the pictures submitted and the description of the project on the registration form. Pictures submitted will be used for the presentation and print media, quality of photos must be very good. Call TMI’s office for picture quality details.

The registration form and other material submitted become the property of OMA/TMI and may be used for promotional activities, advertising and display of projects.

Presentation of Awards

TMI/OMA members and designers will be recognized.

TMI will host the 2017 Awards Banquet in the winter of 2018. The program will be an evening function to honor the winners.

Submit entry fees and pictures to:
P.O. Box 130
Bellefontaine, OH 43311

Questions or concerns, please call 1-800-287-9864.

Click now for print registration.