Call for submissions: 2021 Research Prize and 2021 Robert L. Wesley Award

– 2021 Research Prize – Due November 8
The SOM Research Prize (two $40,000 grants) is awarded to faculty-led interdisciplinary teams that address a topic identified on an annual basis by the Foundation Board. The topic this year is “Envisioning Responsible Relationships with Materiality.” The SOM Foundation Research Prize is open to applicants currently teaching at US schools with accredited Bachelor, Master, or PhD degree programs in Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Design, or Urban Design. Info + application requirements:
– 2021 Robert L. Wesley Award – Due November 1
Created in 2020, the Robert L. Wesley Award supports BIPOC undergraduate students enrolled in architecture, landscape architecture, urban design, or structural engineering programs across the US. The award aims to support the academic development of the student. In 2021, the Robert L. Wesley Award will provide three $10,000 unrestricted awards. Info + application requirements:
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