The award takes place every second year and is open to students worldwide. Its aim is to celebrate and promote excellence in completed study works and to acknowledge students as well as their tutors. The overall award theme is “Light of Tomorrow”, reflecting a wish to explore and discuss the role of daylight in architecture. The total prize sum is € 30,000, awarded to a number of prize winners and honourable mentions among the students and associated tutors. The prize winners and honourable mentions will be invited to the award ceremony, which will be held in Europe in October 2012.
Deadline for registration: 1st March 2012.
Deadline for submitting projects: 7th May 2012.
Application form and further information: http://iva.velux.com/about_the_award