[ LafargeHolcim Awards for Sustainable Construction | Research funding ]


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Date and time 25.02.2020  
Category Call for proposal

The LafargeHolcim Foundation for Sustainable Construction was established in Zurich in 2003. Its flagship initiative is the LafargeHolcim Awards for Sustainable Construction, a global competition for sustainable design.
 It rewards projects and visionary concepts that go beyond balancing environmental performance, social responsibility, and economic growth, thereby exemplifying architectural excellence and a high degree of transferability. Projects and visionary concepts in the fields of architecture, engineering, urban planning, material and construction technology and related fields are eligible for entry.
Who can apply:

  • The Main Awards category is open to architects, engineers, planners, project owners, builders and construction firms for projects at an advanced stage of design with high probability of execution.
  • The Next Generation category for young professionals and students up to 30 years of age seeks visions and bold ideas.
  • In both categories, execution of the project may not have started before the opening of the competition.
Funding and duration: USD 2 million for 36 months.
Deadline: 25 February 2020
For further information, please have a look at the call webpage, supported projects and at the Jury composition.

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  • General public
  • Free



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