January 14th, 2014
Fourth Annual International Design Competition for Senior High School Students - IDCHSS 2014
Epoka University, Department of Architecture is proud to launch the 4th edition of the Annual International Design Competition for Final Year High School Students – IDCHSS-2014. The competition is open to individual high school students enrolled in the final year of their studies. Some of the goals of this attempt can be listed as the following;
The competition is open to students enrolled in their last year of studies in a public or private high school recognized by Albanian Ministry of Education or the respective institution in other states of the region. Due to the growing interest of applicants from Kosovo, a parallel session of the competition will be organized in one of Pristine high schools as well. Referring to the following calendar dates we welcome any interested student from public or private high schools of Kosovo.
The students are expected to be profoundly interested in the field of graphical arts and especially Architecture. After being selected for the final phase the competitor should submit along with his/ her identity docs the official document from the High school that verifies the above mentioned state.
|18. 01. 2014||Announcement of the Comp.||18. 12. 2013|
|05. 03. 2014||Deadline for Questions||22. 01. 2014|
|08. 03. 2014||Answers online publication||25. 01. 2014|
|22. 03. 2014||Registration due date||01. 02. 2014|
|22. 03. 2014||1st phase Submission||01. 02. 2014|
|26. 03. 2014||Finalists Announcement||05. 02. 2014|
|25. 04. 2014||WORKSHOP||14. 02. 2014|
|27. 04. 2014||Judging of the Jurors||16. 02. 2014|
|03. 05. 2014||Awarding Ceremony||22. 02. 2014|
In the first phase students are expected to send an e-mail – not later than the abome mentioned deadlines- to (email@example.com) in the form of letter of interest including the following documents being attached.
The final phase of the competition will be a two day workshop where the finalists will be explained an architectural problem and will be asked to analyze, concept and present their ideas. The topic will be announced during the first day of the event. The basic materials will be provided to the concurrent by the organizing team. The student can bring his/ her own materials for special techniques. The basic requirements will be as follows;
Please feel free to ask your questions to the following addresses.
Creativity and Imagination are the major consideration you should give this project. Evaluation of the final projects will be based on the following:
Judging and Jurors
Judging will be held on as it is stated in the calendar above. Winners will be notified by telephone and e-mail. Awards will be presented at a reception/ ceremony to be held after the judging according to the competition calendar as well as being published on the Architecture Department official website. Jurors are a team of architects, including the staff of Department of Architecture of Epoka University.
1st prize: 75% Scholarship
2nd prize : 50% Scholarship
3rd prize : 25% Scholarship
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