Harvard GSD Wheelwright Prize for Early Career Architects

Entries for the Harvard GSD Wheelwright Prize Competition is now accepted. This program is open to those in Early Career Architects. Applicants from all countries are eligible.

Scholarship Description
Cambridge, MA — The Harvard Graduate School of Design (GSD) is pleased to announce the 2019 cycle of the Wheelwright Prize, an open international competition that awards 100,000 USD to a talented early-career architect to support travel-based research. The 2019 Wheelwright Prize is now accepting applications; the deadline for submissions is Sunday, January 27, 2019. This annual prize is dedicated to fostering new forms of architectural research informed by cross-cultural engagement.

Award Value
Best applicants will receive benefits of $100,000 traveling fellowship, invitation to lecture at Harvard GSD and possibility to publish research in a Harvard GSD publication.

Level and Area of Studies
Non-degree program in architecture.

Place of Study
The study will be taken in the United States.

Eligibility and Criteria
The Wheelwright Prize is open to emerging architects practicing anywhere in the world. The primary eligibility requirement is that applicants must have received a degree from a professionally accredited architecture program in the past 15 years. An affiliation to the GSD is not required. Applicants are asked to submit a portfolio, a research proposal, and a travel itinerary that takes them outside their country of residence. Finalists will be asked to travel to the GSD for finalist presentations on March 14, 2019.

Applicants’ Nationality
There is no nationality restriction.

Submission Deadline
27 January 2019.

Website and Application Link

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