USGBC Natural Talent Design Competition

The Salvation Army joins the U.S. Green Building Council this year in hosting ‘s 2010 Natural Talent Design Competition. Entrants will design an affordable, 800 square foot green home for an elderly client in the Broadmoor, New Orleans neighborhood. Winners will be announced after the top four entries have been constructed, inhabited and evaluated.

Through its EnviRenew initiative, The is kicking off a large-scale residential green building campaign in five neighborhoods in New Orleans, facilitating the construction of 125 new homes and the renovation of 125 existing homes over the next three years through the provision of grant financing to homebuyers and homeowners.

For complete schedule, requirements and submission go to the competition’s official website.

Cite: Jordana, Sebastian. "USGBC Natural Talent Design Competition" 10 Jan 2010. ArchDaily. Accessed 01 Mar 2015. <>
  • Nicholas Patten

    USGBC Natural Talent Design Competition.