AECOM is seeking submissions to its fifth student competition. The theme this year is Urban SOS: Towards a New Industry. The firm is seeking integrated design, planning, environmental and engineering proposals in any urban context that relates to and improves the relationship between industry and urban development worldwide. For complete details, terms and conditions, please download the brief. If you are familiar with the brief and are ready to enter the competition, please pre-register and upload your submission.
An internal jury of AECOM practitioners will select three semi-finalist teams, who will then be flown to New York City in the first week of September to present their schemes to a prestigious jury at the Center for Architecture. They will compete for $15,000 in cash prize money. One winning team will be selected. The partner group of the winning design will receive an AECOM donation of up to $25,000 of cash and in-kind staff time to further develop and implement the project.