Eligibility and Rules

the complete guide to entering the contest

Eligibility

Below are the key requirements which participants and their entries should meet in order to be considered for the competition.

Entrant Requirements

The Eurasian Prize Awards Program is a globally targeted initiative which welcomes participants from all countries.

Architects, designers, technologists, building contractors, architectural bureaus, design studios and boutiques, manufacturers, and real estate companies are invited to enter the professional competition program.

As a student of an industry-specific school or experienced design enthusiast, you are offered a unique opportunity to get an independent expert evaluation of your skill, knowledge and talent.

Entry Requirements

Entries must be projects designed or completed in the past four (4) years, between 2014 and 2018, and which have never been awarded with the Eurasian Prize in the Professional competition.

Timeline

  • The Eurasian Prize Launch – December, 2017
  • Entry Deadline – March 30, 2018
  • Jury Voting – April 1, 2018 – April 30, 2018
  • Public Voting – May 1, 2018 – May 15, 2018
  • Gala – Late May/Early June 2018

Entry Instruction

Entering is easy. Below is a step-by-step instruction:

  1. Register your account on the Eurasian Prize website, filling all the required personal information fields.
  2. In your cabinet, submit your first entry, adding images and description.
  3. Provide fee payment.

Awards Program

Categories

The Eurasian Prize is awarded for achievements in the following categories and subcategories:

Architecture and Urbanism Awards

  • Urban Development
  • Public Architecture
  • Industrial Architecture
  • Urban Housing
  • Renovation
  • Private Housing
  • Innovation in Construction

Interior Design Awards

  • Private Interior
  • Public Interior
  • Commercial Interior
  • Business Interior

Industrial Design Awards

  • Furniture and Home Accessories
  • Transport Vehicles
  • Urban Objects
  • Healthcare & Sports
  • Tools / Devices

Entrant Levels

While registering your account, you will be required to select between two levels:

  • Professional
    The statuette is only awarded for winner works submitted in the Professional cabinet.
  • Student
    Entries submitted in the Student cabinet have a chance to win the Eurasian Prize Award Certificate.

NOTE: Each level has its own competition covering the full list of categories. This means that Professionals compete against Professionals, while Students compete against Students.

Project Types

The Eurasian Prize Awards honor both projects that have already been completed and well-presented ideas and concepts. Below are the most important notes on project types accepted to enter the competition:

  • Project type is specified while submitting your entry.
  • Project types are neither featured on winner certificates, nor engraved on the statuette.
  • Project types are equal for evaluation, and entries of one type have no advantage over another type entries.
  • All completed projects in the subcategories Public Architecture, Industrial Architecture and Urban Housing of the Architecture and Urbanism category are also nominated for the Master Hand, a special award.

Fees

Fee amounts vary depending on entrant level. Professional entry fees differ based on competition category.

Professional

Architecture and Urbanism – $99 USD
Interior Design – $79 USD
Industrial Design – $49 USD

The fee decreases by 10% with every next entry.

Student

To make their cabinet visible for judges, Student level entrants are required to:

  • provide a single payment of $9 USD
  • subscribe to the Eurasian Prize pages on social
  • share the announcement on their profile (privacy of the shared publication should be set to Public).
  • send a link to your social profile with shared publication OR a screenshot to konkurs@eurasian-prize.ru

The Prize

The Eurasian Prize Statuette
The Eurasian Prize Statuette is only awarded to the entrants of Professional type who take the Grand Prix in any of the award categories and the first place in any subcategory.

Award Certificates

All winners and finalists of the Eurasian Prize, regardless of entrant level, are awarded the Eurasian Prize Certificate. The Certificates vary based on the place taken and specify the entrant level (Professional/Student):

  • The Grand Prix Certificate is only awarded to Professional level entrants, alongside with the Eurasian Prize Statuette
  • The Eurasian Prize Gold is awarded to Professional level entrants, alongside with the Eurasian Prize Statuette, and to Student level entrants for the first place in any of the subcategories
  • The Eurasian Prize Silver is awarded to Professional and Student level entrants for the second place in any of the subcategories
  • The Eurasian Prize Bronze is awarded to Professional and Student level entrants for the 3rd place in any of the subcategories

The Master Hand Trophy
The Master Hand (rus. “Рука Мастера”) is a highly-authoritative awards initiative that has been undertaken yearly by the regional branch of the professional Union of Architects for the last eleven years. In 2018, the Master Hand joins the Eurasian Prize Awards program as its special nomination targeting specifically completed projects in the subcategories Public Architecture, Industrial Architecture and Urban Housing of the Architecture and Urbanism category.

The Master Hand trophy is awarded for entries that:

  • are submitted by the Professional level entrants
  • are completed projects
  • have won the first place in the Public Architecture, Industrial Architecture or Urban Housing subcategory of the Architecture and Urbanism category

Exposure
The Eurasian Prize winners and finalists get exposure in multiple ways, which includes featuring your work:

  • on social pages of the Eurasian Prize;
  • on partner platforms online and offline;
  • in the final E-Mail campaign sent out to about 100,000 recipients including media, architects, designers and industry-specific businesses worldwide;
  • in the Special Edition of the Le Tabouret magazine, where the Grand Prix and the first place winner entries are given four pages publication per work and finalist works are given a column publication per work;
  • as part of the final exhibition which will take place during the Ural Week of Architecture and Design;
  • at further exhibitions and events which are held by the Eurasian Prize throughout the year.

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