International Competition for Architectural Research Papers

The first competition is organized to enhance knowledge and creativity in architecture and architectural education.

Category Idea Competition / Open to Students
Type International, Idea, Open, Two-Stage, Anonymous
Genre Essay
Country Korea
Registration Deadline 30 December 2010 GoogleCal iCal
Submission Deadline 30 March 2011 (via Online) GoogleCal
Eligibility An individual or a group of individuals holding a graduate degree from 5-or-more year program in architecture or urban design

Description
The thematic areas of the competition for architectural research papers include;
1.1. Teaching and learning methods in architecture
1.2. Heritage and sustainability
1.3. Architecture for all (including children), cultural diversity, spatial needs
1.4. Architecture and urbanism

Jury
The first selection will be made on a Regional basis. An international jury will make the final selection.

Prize
Grand prize (1): 1500 euros
Second prizes (2): 1000 euros each
Third prizes (3): 500 euros each
Honourable mentions (9)

Entry Fee
None

Entries
One original and unpublished research paper that is not longer than 30,000 characters (spaces included) with a maximum of 20 images (A-4 size paper)

Timetable
Submission of the result of the regional adjudication to the international jury on or before: May 30, 2011
Rating of the selected papers for selection of the winners and mentions by the international jury members, on or before: June 15, 2011
Verification of winner’s eligibility: June 28, 2011
Announcement of the final winners (on the Competition Website): June 30, 2011

Organizer
The Reflection Group of the UIA Education Commission by the Federation of Institutes of Korean Architects (FIKA), UIA Korean Section

Official Website
http://www.uia-researchcompetition1.org/