Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat
CTBUH Competitions
International Research Seed Funding
Submission Deadline: 31 May, 2018

This program, kindly sponsored by Sun Hung Kai Properties, culminates with an award of $20,000 intended to assist successful applicants in developing research projects to a level that would secure additional, more significant, funding – in conjunction with the CTBUH.

Student Research Competition
2018: Façade Performance Against Climate or Risks
Submission Deadline: 31 May, 2018

This competition, kindly sponsored by Underwriters Laboratories, culminates in a $20,000 prize. The goal of the competition is to assist talented students, working in groups under the guidance of a professor, to focus on a research question on tall building façade performance.

Student Design Competition
Registration Deadline: 16 July, 2018

This competition, kindly sponsored by New World Development, seeks solutions to the challenges of modern tall buildings including mass urbanization; climate change; etc. in order to connect the multiple layers of the city. Prizes for winning submissions include a total of $21,000 in cash and travel stipends.

CTBUH Photo Contest
Submission Deadline: 31 March, 2018

For the first ever CTBUH Photo Contest, participants were asked to submit photos through Instagram with the hashtagh #CTBUHPhotoContest between February 28 and April 1. Malcolm Maguire of Melbourne, Australia, was chosen as the winner, and awarded prizes totalling more than $100 in value .