Other Opportunities


  • Mies Van Der Rohe. The Architecture of the City

    The conference will be October 18-19, 2019.

    On the 50th anniversary of the death of Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, the Politecnico di Milano, the AUIC School of Architecture and the ABC Department would like to commemorate the Master through an Exhibition and an international Conference.
  • EAAE Annual Conference + General Assembly 2019

    Dates: August 28 - 31, 2019
    Location: Zagreb, Croatia

    Registration is now open and you can register: Here

    Entitled ‘The Hidden School’, it aims to discuss an architecture school’s true character, the substance and the quality of architectural education in the broadest sense, and that which is beyond the stated curricula, yet – whether concretely manifested or subliminally perceived – embodies the culture of the school.
  • 108th Annual CAA conference

    Conference Dates: February 12-15, 2020
    Location: Chicago
    Submit Abstracts by July 23, 2019

    The CAA Annual Conference is the largest gathering of visual arts professionals that celebrates and advances the accomplishments of members and provides opportunities to share research and creative work. Each year we offer a full breadth of sessions representing the vast range of scholarship and practice of our members, as well as professional development and art-making workshops, meetings, receptions, and more. 
  • 2020 National Conference on the Beginning Design Student

    Abstracts Deadline: October 1, 2019
    Location: Texas
    Conference Dates: April 2-4, 2020

    The 2020 National Conference on the Beginning Design Student will be dedicated to a critical inquiry of the idea of form.


Call for Papers


  • Design that Educates Awards 2019

    The 2019 Design that Educates Award winners have been announced. 

    Please see the website for the winners: https://designeducates.com
  • International VELUX Award 2020

    Registration: opens in September 2019
    Submission: April 1, 2020 - June 15, 2020
    The Awards are open to students of architecture.

    The biennial award challenges students to explore how daylight influences architecture by thinking outside of the box. 
    The regional winners will then be invited to present their projects in front of a jury at the World Architecture Festival 2020. Following the presentations, two global winners will be selected.
  • The Daylight Award 2020

    Nominations deadline: November 1, 2019

    This year, the International Union of Architects is proud to endorse the Daylight Award, a biennial prize that honours and supports daylight research and daylight in architecture, for the benefit of human health, well-being and the environment. Now in its third edition, the Daylight Award is bestowed in two categories: Daylight Research and Daylight in Architecture, each of which carries a financial compensation of €100,000.

Grants and Scholarships

  • 2019 AIA Upjohn Research Initiative Grants

    Deadline to Submit Proposals: August 29, 2019

    The Upjohn program funds up to six research grants of $15,000-$30,000 per recipient annually for projects completed in a 6- to 18-month period. Research should be relevant and applicable to practicing architects.Upjohn Research grant funding will be allocated to projects related to AIA's priorities for 2019. These include a drive toward design that helps reduce energy use, supports the investment in sustainable buildings, and encourages equitable communities.

    Questions? upjohnresearch@aia.org



  • 2020 DOE Solar Decathlon Design Challenge

    Application Deadline: November 5, 2019
  • 2020 Skyscraper Competition

    Early registration deadline: November 19, 2019
    Late registration deadline: January 28, 2020
    Project submission deadline: February 11, 2020

    eVolo Magazine is pleased to invite architects, students, engineers, designers, and artists from around the globe to take part in the 2020 Skyscraper Competition. Established in 2006, the annual Skyscraper Competition is one of the world’s most prestigious awards for high-rise architecture.
  • Redefining Learning Spaces

    Registration Deadline: September 15, 2019
    Stage One Entries Due: October 1, 2019

    The purpose of this competition is to design innovative learning spaces for the Learning Lab that reflect a vision to create and sustain a culture of curiosity and creativity, while encouraging the use of knowledge to design a better world. Stage One is an open competition (designing three Learning Lab Spaces). Anyone can enter Stage One as long as they have a licensed architect on their team.

  • Jacques Rougerie Foundation International Competition

    Deadline: November 8, 2019

To list a conference or competition open for participation by architectural educators and students, please email Amanda Gann at agann@acsa-arch.org