Friday, March 15, 2013
2013 SOM Prize
Deadline for Intent: 22 April 2013
The SOM Prize in architecture, design and urban design is a $50,000 research and travel fellowship that enables one outstanding student to do in-depth research, collaborate with other designers, and pursue independent study outside the realm of established patterns. In addition to the grand SOM Prize, the Foundation also awards a $20,000 travel fellowship to the second strongest candidate.
Eligibility: Graduating undergraduate and graduate students of accredited U.S. schools of Architecture, Design and Urban Design are eligible. A multi-disciplinary, independent jury of prominent professionals, together with one SOM Foundation director, selects the winners based on portfolios, research plans and travel itineraries. U.S. citizenship is not required.
For the 2013 awards, the applicant's degree must be received between July 1, 2012 and June 30, 2013.
Intent to Apply Postmarked by Monday, April 22, 2013
Submissions Due At the Foundation no later than 5:00 p.m. CDT Monday, July 22, 2013
Winners Announced By Friday, August 2, 2013