The Department for Spatial and Sustainable Design,
Vienna University of
Technology organizes the BLUE AWARD.
The Blue Award is a biennial, international student competition
awards projects addressing the topic of sustainability in the
fields of architecture, regional planning and urbanism. The
cultural and social dimensions of sustainable development should
in significance to the classical problems of technique and
competition is an open invitation to future-oriented and
The Blue Award 2012 is making its second appearance as an
international, single-phase competition, and is intended for
architecture, regional planning and urbanism. 163 projects from 86
faculties and architecture schools spread across 49 countries were
submitted for the first edition, Blue Award 09.
The Blue Award 2012 will be handed out in three categories.
Category 1 - Urban Development and Transformation, Landscape
DevelopmentCategory 2 - Ecological Building
Category 3 - Building in Existing Structures
The prize sum of 20,000.- Euros will be divided by the jury among
three categories of the competition. The jury may decide upon a
Kick Off and Start of Registration: May 31, 2011
Submission Deadline: February 2nd