Registration for this competition is open until April 1, 2019 at 5:00pm PST. The registration fee is $100 for AIA members, $125 for non-AIA members, and $60 for Students, and there is no limit to the number of entries per person, or the number of teams an individual may participate with. To join this competition, click on the registration link at the bottom of the page. Once registration has closed, an upload link will be sent to the email address provided for each registrant, along with a competition ID number to be used to identify all material submitted. No entry fees will be refunded for entries that are disqualified, late, or not completed.
This is an open competition to all Architects and Students of Architecture, with the following exclusions: the employees, students or partners of jurors and any employee of AIA. The competition coordinators will invalidate any entries that are submitted after 5:00pm PST on May 1, 2019.
All entries must be submitted without identifying marks, logos, text, insignia, or images that could be used to identify the submission’s author. Any submission that contains written or graphic material on the display surface that in any way identifies the author of the submission will be disqualified.
There is no requirement for how ideas should be presented - be creative! The submission narrative and images must be submitted in a single PDF file not to exceed 10MB. Additionally, a separate 30” x 42” PDF file of the project exhibit board should be provided, with a file size not to exceed 5MB.
Competition Announcement/Registration Opens: February 25 2019
Registration Deadline: April 17 2019
Entries Due: May 1 2019
Winners Announced May 15 2019
Exhibition Winners Displayed June 5-8 2019
The following prizes will be awarded to the winners, for a grand total of $8,000.00.
1st Prize: $5,000
2nd Prize: $2,000
3rd Prize: $1,000
Up to 10 Honorable Mentions
Exhibition and Publication
The winning entries will be displayed in Las Vegas at the 2019 AIA Conference on Architecture, and at the Henderson City Hall.