2019 Better Philadelphia Challenge | Re-Imagining The Heart of Kensington

How can the design of public space in philadelphia's kensington neighborhood help address the effects of the opioid epidemic and improve quality of life for those in the neighborhood?First prize: $5,000 usd register by: september 27, 2018 competition: september 28 - october 26, 2018 submit entry by: october 26, 2018 @ 11:59pm the full competition packet (with rules and regulations) will be emailed to all registrants on friday, september 28, 2018. about the better phil

2019 Better Philadelphia Challenge | Re-Imagining The Heart of Kensington
Category : Architecture, Building and Urban Design
Starts : Sep. 28, 2018 Deadline : Oct. 26, 2018
Cost : € 21.00 Awards : € 4.250.00
2019 Better Philadelphia Challenge | Re-Imagining The Heart of Kensington

MAIN DETAILS

The main category for 2019 Better Philadelphia Challenge-Re-Imagining The Heart of Kensington is "Architecture, Building and Urban Design" and there are not any sub-categories indicated. . The focus of 2019 Better Philadelphia Challenge-Re-Imagining The Heart of Kensington is "Master Plan" and some keywords are: " urban planning, urban design, architecture, Philadelphia, public health, design, ". 2019 Better Philadelphia Challenge-Re-Imagining The Heart of Kensington is a Concept Design Competition (or Product Ideas, Sketches) competition. Design Oriented . 2019 Better Philadelphia Challenge-Re-Imagining The Heart of Kensington targets University Students (undergraduate, graduate, doctoral). While designing, Designs must be focused on a specific thema.

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CONTACT DETAILS

The postal address to send physical entries to the competition or contact for regular mail is not indicated. The city where the organizing institution is physically based is not given. Phone number: 215-569-3186.

 

Contacts for 2019 Better Philadelphia Challenge-Re-Imagining The Heart of Kensington
Website : https://www.philadelphiacfa.org/events/2019-better-philadelphia-challenge
Contact-Us Page : There is not a contact page for this competition.
Contact Email : david@philadelphiacfa.org

 

SECONDARY DETAILS

The native language of this competition is unknown or unstated. The competition has an English website. This competition orginates from United States of America. The competition was first organized in 2006. This competition was organized 13 times. This competition is annual, it repeats every year. ( Repeats Annually ).

 

ORGANIZER & SPONSORS

2019 Better Philadelphia Challenge-Re-Imagining The Heart of Kensington is organized by Center for Architecture and Design ( Non-Profit Associations, Organizations or Clubs ). There are 0 sponsors total.This competition does not have any sponsors.

 

ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS & JOINING

Age limits and restrictions (minimum / maximum age) is not given. Most probably, there are no age restrictions for this design competition. The maximum number of submissions allowed per each participation is not given. It is possible that there are no limits in number of entriesThere are not any restrictions for the number of submissions allowed per each participatnt; you can submit as many designs (infinite / unlimited) as you wish (Multiple submissions requires multiple registrations). Both individual and team submissions are allowed. The maximum team size is not clearly stated, the best-practice is 5 (five) people, but you should re-confirm it. This is an international competition, participants from all over the world can join. There are not any exlusive regional or territorial areas for this competition or this information is not stated. This competition is open only to University Students. This competition is Open To All.

 

Eligibility Conditions
URL : Webpage address link (URL) of the complete eligibility conditions of the competition is not given.

 

PUBLISHING AND AWARD CEREMONY

The competition results are not published as a book. Competition results will be published online, but only the selected submissions and winners will be published online. There will be a Gala Night and Award Ceremony of the competition. The gala-night venue for this competition is at GALANIGHTVENUE. There will be a temporary physical exhibition of winners. ( The exhibition of this competition will take place in: EXHIBITIONVENUE. ). Pictures of participants will be published. Private information of participants are not published. We do not believe that the competition results books are distributed free to all, this information is not given. No, there is not a pr-campaign for winners.

 

AWARDS AND PRIZES

There are 3 types of awards in this competition. There is a fixed number of awards, number of participants do not change the number of awards. The total award prizes sum to: 4250 Euros (€). The organizer will not realize winning designs under any condition. Prizes/Money given only to awarded designs. Award details are as follows: First Prize, Second Prize, Third Prize, N/A, N/A, N/A, N/A. The webpage address link (URL) of the complete list of remaining awards is not given.

 

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS & DETAILS

Minimum number of required pages or files is 2, and Maximum number of possible pages or files to submit is 2. Exact maximum file size permitted to be submitted is 15 KB. Technical Drawings or Source Files do not need to be submitted. Physical entries are not required to be submitted. Only PDF Pages are accepted Only digital submission using online form. There is no need to submit how-to-produce / realization information for the project. The competition call does not state that you need to submit a description of your concept, however it is best practice to submit if it is otherwise stated. Pixel sizes are not clearly stated. Resolution requirements for the digital images are not clearly stated. Paper sizes are not clearly stated. Resolution requirements for the printed images are not clearly stated.

 

Submission Requirements
URL : The webpage address link (URL) of the complete list of submission requirements is not given.

 

EVALUATION, JUDGING AND SCORING

It is not clearly stated if the jury will meet physically to perform judging or if it is an online judging process. The selection of winners is made by majority voting. There is no public voting, winners will be voted by the jury. The participants will not recieve a printed score sheet or see their scores online. The participants will not recieve printed jury notes or see them online. Submissions are not given numeric score. The participants will not recieve printed competition statisticss nor access them online. Judging criteria are not stated.

 

Evaluation Methodology
URL : The webpage address (URL) of the document that explains how the designs are evalauated is not given.

 

JURY DETAILS

The size of the jury is indicated as zero. Jury details are not given, it is possible that there is no jury and the judging is based on public voting. Detailed list of jury members are not indicated for this competition.

 

Jury Members
URL : The webpage address link (URL) of the page that lists other jury members is not given.

 

DESIGNERS' RIGHTS

Designer keeps all the rights to the designs. Participants have to participate in all Publishings. No information is available for the return of physical submissions.

 

WINNERS OBLIGATIONS

Total due fees and other required payments for this competition is 22 Euros (€). The obligations of the winners, for example if they do need to pay any more expenses etc, including advertsing, pr-making etc, is not indicated. Designers have to participate in a gala night. The participants are not required to make advertisements for the competition. It is not clearly indicated if the winner designers need or given chance to work for the organizers or sponsors. Winners are not obliged to sell their designs to the organizer.

 

Winners' Obligations
URL : The webpage address (URL) of the complete general terms of the competition is not given.

 

CERTIFICATES AND TROPHIES

The competition does not send a hardcopy participation certificates for joining. The competition sends a hardcopy (printed) certificate to winners. The competition will send a physical trophy or an award winners. There is not a winners-logo for this competition.

 

PRESS RELEASE

A press-release to distribute to press members, bloggers, magazine editors etc was unfortunetely not provided.

 

DESIGN BRIEF

The design brief is as follows: Which institution wants us to design: Center for Architecture and Design. What kind of institution wants us to design: Non-profit educational corporation. The ultimate aim of the competition: To generate valuable ideas for the future of Philadelphia's urban spaces. Where to look for inspiration: https://www.philadelphiacfa.org/past-competitions-winners..

 

Brief Text
URL : https://www.philadelphiacfa.org/sites/default/files/bpc_2019_competitionbri

 

RESULTS

Expect this section to be filled only after the competition is finalized and results anounced to the public. Results have either not been announced yet or not available in this page. Please check the competition website in case they might have already been posted there.

 

Results & Pages
Winners :
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DESCRIPTION

First prize: $5,000 usd register by: september 27, 2018 competition: september 28 - october 26, 2018 submit entry by: october 26, 2018 @ 11:59pm the full competition packet (with rules and regulations) will be emailed to all registrants on friday, september 28, 2018. about the better philadelphia challenge founded in 2006 in memory of philadelphia’s iconic 20th century city planner, ed bacon [1910-2005], this annual competition challenges university-level students (undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral) from around the world to address real-world urban design issues in philadelphia that have application not only to our city, but to urban centers around the globe. this challenge is organized by the ed bacon memorial committee of the center for architecture and design. the 2019 challenge | re-imagining the heart of kensington the better philadelphia challenge is back! this year we're seeking creative concepts for the kensington neighborhood in north philadelphia. how can the design of public space in the neighborhood around mcpherson square, from sidewalks and streets to landscaping and street furniture, help address the effects of the opioid epidemic, make the community safer, and improve quality of life for those in the neighborhood? we’re specifically looking for design solutions that address the needs of longtime stakeholders in this neighborhood (homeowners and renters, local businesses, schools, libraries, and other community organizations) by helping to build resiliency in the community through stronger connections, social cohesion, and an improved public realm. we don’t expect that design will solve the opioid epidemic - nor do we expect you to become public health experts. we do believe that high quality urban design can help improve on-the-ground conditions for this community, especially when coupled with the public health initiatives and other social services that are already working in the neighborhood.

 

REVIEW

We do not have an editorial review of this design competition.

 

WEBSITE

We do not have a website excerpt for this competition.

 

IMAGES, POSTERS AND BANNERS

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SCORE SHEET

2019 Better Philadelphia Challenge-Re-Imagining The Heart of Kensington, focuses on Architecture, Building and Urban Design, and last date of submissions is: 26 / 10 / 2018. Click on a scoring criteria to learn more.

 

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TOTAL QUALITY SCORE
· EVALUATION 16.61
· DATES & TIMELINE 90.00
· SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS & DETAILS 50.00
· SECONDARY DETAILS 39.58
· PUBLISHING AND AWARD CEREMONY 51.95
· WINNERS OBLIGATIONS 45.56
· ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS 59.33
· AWARDS AND PRIZES 80.83
· PRESS RELEASE 0.00
· MAIN DETAILS 88.00
· FEES & COSTS 17.19
· JURY DETAILS 0.00
· ORGANIZER & SPONSORS 57.39
· CONTACT DETAILS 66.67
· CERTIFICATES AND TROPHIES 44.17
· RESULTS 0.00
· DESIGNERS' RIGHTS 75.00
· DESIGN BRIEF 50.00
· DESCRIPTION N/A
· REVIEW N/A
· WEBSITE N/A
· IMAGES, POSTER AND BANNERS N/A

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DATES & TIMELINE

This is a Straight, Single Step competition, , further timeline details for 2019 Better Philadelphia Challenge-Re-Imagining The Heart of Kensington is given below. Webpage address link (URL) of the detailed timeline for the competition is not given.

 

Detailed Timeline
Registrations Start : Tuesday 24th of July 2018
Registrations End : Thursday 27th of September 2018
Submissions Start : Friday 28th of September 2018
Submissions End : Friday 26th of October 2018
Jury Meeting : N/A
Results Announced : N/A
Results Publicized : Monday 31st of December 2018
Early-Bird Entry* : N/A
Standard Entry* : Thursday 27th of September 2018
Late Entry* : N/A

* End-of-period dates for paid competitions only.

 

FEES & COSTS

This is a paid competition. The early-bird enterence and processing fees for this competition is not given.The standard enterence and processing fees for this competition is: 21 Euros (€).The late-entry period enterence and processing fees for this competition is not given.The competition organizers does not send an invoice. Webpage address link (URL) of the complete list of any other fees or payments is not given.

 

Fees and Costs
Gala Night Fee : N / A
Exhibition Fee : N / A
PR Campaign Fee : N / A
Transportation Fee : N / A
Publishing Fee : N / A
Yearbook Fee : N / A

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