Great Places Awards 2014

This awards are unique among programs that recognize professional and scholarly excellence in environmental design.

Category Award / Open to Students
Type International, Award, Open, Single-Stage, Anonymous
Genre Architecture, Environment, Essay, Landscape
Country United States
Registration Deadline 3 February 2014 GoogleCal iCal
Submission Deadline 3 February 2014 (Must be Received or via Online)
Eligibility All
Target Field Design: any design project completed within the last five years, Planning: proposals for the future use, management, or design of a place can be entered, Research: research about the design and use of places, Book: any book published in the last two years advancing the critical understanding of place or design

Description
We seek entries of exemplary work, inviting participation from a range of design and research disciplines, recognizing projects whose significance extends beyond any one profession or field. Projects should emphasize a link between research and practice, demonstrating how an understanding of human interaction with place can inspire design.

Jury
TBA

Prize
Publishment

Entry Fee
EDRA Members: $150
Non-Members: $175

Entries
PDF document of no more than 20 pages, a written statement of no more than 500 words

Submission Address
EDRA Headquarters
Attn: Great Places Awards
1760 Old Meadow Road, Suite 500
McLean, VA 22102

Timetable
The award ceremony: May 28-31, 2014, at the Astor Crowne Plaza, 739 Canal Street, New Orleans, Louisiana

Organizer
Places: Forum of Design for the Public Realm, EDRA, the Environmental Design Research Association, Metropolis magazine

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