Indianapolis (Oct. 10, 2022) – The leadership of Indianapolis-based Schmidt Associates, a regional architecture, engineering, and interior design firm, is pleased to announce that the firm has won three Monumental Awards from the Indy Chamber.

Annually, the Monumental Awards recognize the most significant achievements by individuals and businesses contributing to excellence in architecture, engineering, interior design, landscape architecture, construction, real estate development, neighborhood revitalization, innovative reuse, and public art throughout central Indiana.

Winning projects include:

City of Indianapolis’ Indianapolis-Marion County Consolidated Civil and Criminal Courthouse – Award of Honor, Engineering
Indianapolis Public Library West Perry Branch – Award of Achievement, Engineering
Shelbyville Central Schools’ Golden Bear Preschool – Award of Achievement, Innovative Reuse

“It’s a tremendous honor to be recognized for completing award-winning design work,” said CEO and Principal Sarah Hempstead, AIA, LEED AP. “We thank our employees for their dedication, our Owners for their trust in us, and our design partners who helped us bring these projects to life. Through ongoing collaboration, innovation, and goals of improving central Indiana’s built environment, we succeeded in positively impacting central Indiana communities. I could not be prouder.”


About Schmidt Associates
Schmidt Associates is a full-service architecture and engineering firm with offices in Indianapolis and Louisville, Ky. Schmidt Associates creates functional, enjoyable, meaningful spaces that meet the complex needs of our communities and improve lives. This work has been woven into the fiber of the Midwest in the sectors of K-12 education, higher education, workplace, community, lifestyle, and healthcare. Services include architecture, engineering, interior design, energy, and more. To learn more, visit and follow us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn.