UIA International Student Design Competition

How can architectural design actively and passively positively influence HEALTH-PROMOTION; CARE-giving & SEEKING behaviour; and DISEASE-PREVENTION for a real site at Warwick Junction, in Durban in South Africa. The site provides an interesting setting to consider how – through architectural intervention – health-promoting, disease-preventing and care-seeking can be fostered through the three UIA 2014 Congress sub-themes of RESILIENCE, ECOLOGY, and VALUES.

Important dates:

  • 16th February 2014: competition announced, registration opens
  • 31st March 2014: registrations close
  • 14th June 2014: projects submitted, competition closes
  • 18th June 2014 adjudication starts
  • July 2014: winner(s) acknowledged
  • Aug 2014: UIA 2014 Congress Durban

The registration fee is R 500 (South African Rands) per competition project entry.
Presentation products: 1 x A1 Poster, A4 Text
Download UIA 2014 DURBAN UIA PHG COMPETITION BRIEF

The PRIZE, for one person, comprises:

  • return economy flights from country of origin to Johannesburg, and transfer to Durban
  • UIA conference fees
  • UIA-PHG gala dinner entrance
  • site visit to KRITH

The winner will be acknowledged at the UIA 2014 Congress and at the UIA-PHG gala dinner.
Subject to number of registrations and/or additional sponsorship, additional awards may be added. This will be posted on www.uia2014durban.org

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