Last Submission Date: 25th January 2021
Last Registration Date: 20th January 2021
Prizes: 1,05,000 INR
Type: Open CompetitionMore Specs
The Council of Architecture, India, (Promoter), has instituted an annual international essay writing competition for teachers in schools of architecture. This annual essay competition is organized through the Training and Research Centre of Council of Architecture (COA-TRC) in an effort to engage the energy, creativity and vision of the educators in architecture in promoting a culture of nation building. It also aims to inspire the architecture fraternity to appreciate and learn from the educators, ways to harness the benefits of the available facilities and train young architects to make society a better place to live in. Teachers in schools of architecture are invited to submit their entries for this competition as per the prescribed format available on www.coa.gov.in.
“Rethinking the Urban” thoughts and ideas on making cities liveable, resilient, inclusive and sustainable are invited in the form of an essay.
Guidelines for Submission:
Prospective participants shall register for the competition by filling up the online registration form. Entries on the topic for the COA Teachers’ Essay Competition 2020 shall be submitted online, to firstname.lastname@example.org subsequent to registration.
Essays must be in English, in 2000-2500 words.
Essays must be original and unpublished. Plagiarized entries will not be accepted.
Essays must be authored by only one or two persons. Essays co-authored by more than two persons will not be accepted.
The competition will be run in accordance with the following time table, also declared on the website www.coa.gov.in
First Prize: 1 No., Certificate + Cash prize of Rs. 50,000/- + Interview/video clip on COA Social
Second Prize: 1 No., Certificate + Cash prize of Rs. 35,000/- + Interview/video clip on COA Social
Third Prize: 1 No., Certificate + Cash prize of Rs. 20,000/- + Interview/video clip on COA Social
Special mention: 2 Nos., Certificate + Interview/video clip on COA Social
For detail information visit: www.coa.gov.in
All teachers in schools of architecture (full time, contract, visiting) teaching subjects at B. Arch or M. Arch are eligible to submit their entries for this competition.
Submission of a valid proof of identity as teacher is mandatory
Deadline for Registration: 20th January 2021
Deadline for Submission: 25th January 2021
Declaration of winners and prize distribution: March 2021