“Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is a delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.” 

– Denis Waitley

Beyond Horizons: Lunar Habitats (Announced Feb 2024)

Participants are embarking on a groundbreaking journey to craft cutting-edge lunar habitats, seamlessly blending advanced technology and innovative systems.

Winning Team (3768) Representative: Mei Lin Wong (Hong Kong)

🥇 WINNER ($1000)  | Team 3768
🥈 RUNNERS UP ($250) | Team 3764, 3770, 3787, 3793

Designing Hope: Refugee to Residents (Announced Feb 2024)

Participants were called to design transformative shelter solutions addressing the unique needs of communities affected by conflict, environmental disasters, or other crises.

Winning Team (3790) Representative: Tariq Abdel-Hakim (Egypt)

🥇 WINNER ($1000)  | Team 3790
🥈 RUNNERS UP ($250) | Team 3799, 3742, 3759, 3761

Chernobyl Rewilding (Announced Nov 2023)

Participants are tasked with designing a biodiverse city that encompasses residential, commercial, and cultural spaces, all carefully integrated into the natural landscape. The competition site is the Chornobyl Exclusion Zone in Ukraine, a historically significant and ecologically sensitive region.

Winning Team (3705) Mateo Rodriguez (Argentina)

Winning Team (3705) Mateo Rodriguez (Argentina)

🥇 WINNER ($1000)  | Team 3705
🥈 RUNNERS UP ($250) | Team 3714, 3702, 3706, 3724

Sustainable Shores (Announced Nov 2023)

Participants were tasked with designing a multifunctional waterfront building that serves as a vibrant hub for various uses, including residential, commercial, and cultural spaces.

Winning Team (3718) Representative: Isabella Mitchell (Australia)

🥇 WINNER ($1000)  | Team 3718
🥈 RUNNERS UP ($250) | Team 3708, 3703, 3701, 3710

Classroom of the Future (Announced Sept 2023)

This competition challenged participants to design innovative and adaptable learning spaces that prioritize technology, flexibility, collaboration, and sustainability.

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Winning Team (3644) Representative: Emily Johnson (Canada)

🥇 WINNER ($1000)  | Team 3644
🥈 RUNNERS UP ($250) | Team 3657, 3638, 3652, 3663

Resilient Communities
(Announced July 2023)

Design a community centre which should serve as a hub for social, cultural, and educational activities. It should be a place where people can come together to learn, create, and connect with each other. The centre should also be designed to be flexible and adaptable to changing needs and conditions.

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Winning Team (3625) Representative: Ayesha Ahmed (United Kingdom)

🥇 WINNER ($1000)  | Team 3625
🥈 RUNNERS UP ($250) | Team 3627, 3622, 3634, 3616

NFT House
(Announced July 2022)

Take complete control of your piece of art in this challenge, as NFTs allow us to rethink how we see art. Create a fantasy home for a minimum of 4 people and a maximum of 8 people in an imaginative setting (for the metaverse).

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Winning Team (3562) Representative: Mollie Andreasson (Sweden)

🥇 WINNER ($1000)  | Team 3562
🥈 RUNNERS UP ($250) | Team 3512, 3576, 3553, 3581

Resurrect: Syrian Migration
(Announced Jan 2022)

The challenge was to design or modulate a ‘refugee shelter system‘, which can either adapt to the provided site of 0.36 sq. km in Rukban camp (Syria – Jordan border) or can be adapted anywhere (modular) else in the world – with no compromise in the quality of lifestyle.

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Winning Team (3410) Representative: Behbod Tajik (Tunisia)

🥇 WINNER ($1000)  | Team 3410
🥈 RUNNERS UP ($250) | Team 3406, 3412, 3427, 3431

Revive: Sahara
(Announced Nov 2021)

Design an independent and self-sustainable infrastructure for the community, which also supports the intent to enhance tourism around the region – within a site size of between 500 square metres to 10,000 square metres.

Winning Team (3313) Representative: Quimey Ruvalcaba Lugo (Brazil)

🥇 WINNER ($1000)  | Team 3313
🥈 RUNNERS UP ($250) | Team 3307, 3328, 3356, 3371

Arctic Confluence: Tromso, Norway
(Announced May 2021)

The challenge was to design a hybrid museum and/or a cultural and historical centre within Tromsø – which attracts enthusiasts of the Arctic experience from around the world.

Winning Team (3234) Representative: Quynh Thị Chất (Vietnam)

🥇 WINNER ($1000)  | Team 3234
🥈 RUNNERS UP ($250) | Teams 3105316832273253

Uplift: Tiananmen
(Announced Feb 2021)

The challenge was to design a temporary memorial for the Massacre of June 4th in Tiananmen Square.

Winning Team (2834) Representative: Celso Barese (Italy)

🥇 WINNER ($1000)  | Team 2834
🥈 RUNNERS UP ($250) | Teams 2811304230733162

Rejuvenate: Chernobyl
(Announced Jan 2021)

The challenge was to design a rejuvenation centre that resurrects a youthful appearance to the Vladimir Ilyich Lenin Nuclear Power Plant instalment in Chernobyl (currently within Ukraine).

Winning Team (2463) Representative: Ljuba Šimić (Croatia)

🥇 WINNER ($1000)  | Team 2463
🥈 RUNNERS UP ($250) | Teams 1877096519320286

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