Riba Norman Forster ScholarshipThe Riba Scholarship is awarded every year since 2007. It is a worldwide competition that offers £7,000 to "a student of architecture who demonstrates the potential for outstanding achievement and original thinking on issues that relate to the sustainable survival of cities and towns."
Their applications are open for the 2021 competition.
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ACSA Steel CompetitionThe 2021 ACSA competition is open for registration. The registration deadline is April 07, 2021.
This award "is intended to challenge undergraduate and graduate students, working individually or in teams, to explore a variety of design issues related to the use of steel in design and construction. Steel must be used as the primary structural material and contain at least one space that requires long-span steel structure, with special emphasis placed on innovation in steel design."
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Home 2021 CompetitionThis competition will be open for registration on March 1st, 2021.
"HOME: Our Place is an international design event that explores the universal idea of home. Conceived by Building Beauty Faculty Member Duo Dickinson, FAIA, the premise of HOME is for students to design their ideal home, exploring what is meaningful to them in how they want to live, and then creating a design of a home that manifests those values and visions on a real site somewhere in the world."
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Ethiopian Satellite Preschools"Archstorming is launching a new competition that will look for designs for the future preschools of the NGO Abay Ethiopia, an organization founded in Spain in 2009 that operates in Walmara, Ethiopia, with the aim of fighting against poverty and promoting equal opportunities, mainly through the development of Education, Health and Community support projects in general."
Registrations will be open from February 17 to March 16, 2021.
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2021 Lunawood Urban Challenge"Lunawood Urban Challenge 2021 calls on all students to re-imagine and redesign urban environments by using Lunawood Thermowood. This competition’s purpose is to highlight the vast possibilities of wood as a modern building material that helps create a healthier and more sustainable environment. Thus, we can reconnect nature with urban people. This is the second time that Lunawood is looking for innovative and sustainable ideas with Lunawood Urban Challenge. In 2019, nearly 90 participants took up the challenge and we witnessed the most amazing implementations from all around the world. Once again, the participants have an opportunity to show their vision and skills in rebuilding the urban environment. The emphasis of Lunawood Urban Challenge is on original thinking, creativity, and visual expression."
Deadline for submission is April 20, 2021
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RAMSA Travel FellowshipThe ninth annual RAMSA Travel Fellowship is a $10,000 prize awarded by Robert A.M. Stern Architects for travel and research. The fellowship seeks to promote investigations into the perpetuation of tradition through invention. Each year, the fellowship is given to an individual who has proven insight and interest in the profession and its future, as well as the ability to carry forth in-depth research.
All NAAB-accredited schools in the United States can participate. Students in the penultimate year of a graduate-level professional or post-professional degree program in architecture are eligible for the prize, and there is no limit to the number of students who may apply from each school.
Past recipients have traveled to Austria, Hungary, India, Indonesia, Italy, Japan, Kenya, Poland, Romania, Scotland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Ukraine, and various cities in the United States where they have studied a wide range of topics.
Submission information and all forms are available on their website. Complete submissions include a research proposal, a portfolio, and the application forms, which must be signed by a school dean or department chair to verify enrollment. Submissions are due on March 31, 2021 and the jury will announce the winner by April 21, 2021.
Nomas Foundation Fellowship
- Up to 20 fellowships available
- 8-week Virtual or In-person Part-time Internship (June 14-August 6) – A limited number of full-time internships may be available
- $2,560 stipend
- $1,000 Licensure Stipend if fellows become a licensed architect within 5 years of completing the fellowship
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