Submissions are now closed for all competitions. Winners to be announced soon.

Offering over $60,000 in funding and prizes, the three following CTBUH programs give researchers and students the opportunity to have their work widely recognized on a global platform.

International Student Design Competition

Participants in the student design competition are asked to design an innovative tall building and place it in a unique existing urban setting. Prizes for winning submissions include a total of $21,000 in cash and travel stipends. Submissions are due by 22 July, 2019.

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International Research Seed Funding

This initiative assists researchers in developing innovative projects to a level that would secure additional funding – in the form of collaborations and joint proposals, in conjunction with CTBUH – with an award of $20,000. The 2019 submission period has closed.

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Student Research Competition

This competition challenges talented students, working in groups under the guidance of a professor, to focus on a relevant research question and create an engaging output as a response, with the winning team receiving $20,000 in funding. The 2019 submission period has closed.

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