The Buckminster Fuller Institue (BFI) has issued the Call for Proposals for the 2016 Fuller Challenge. Known as “socially-responsible design’s highest award,” the Fuller Challenge invites designers, architects, planners, entrepreneurs, scientists, artists, activists, and students worldwide to submit original solutions to some of humanity’s most pressing problems.
A $100,000 prize is awarded to support the development and implementation of the winning project. In addition to the grand prize, BFI will provide further resources for finalists, semi-finalists and select entrants through its Catalyst Program.
The general application deadline is Tuesday, 1 March, 2016 17:00 ET. The student category deadline is Friday, 1 April, 2016 17:00 ET. For more information, visit: http://bfi.org/challenge/about/selection-process
Download the information related to this competition here.
TitleCall for Proposals: The 2016 Fuller Challenge
TypeCompetition Announcement (Ideas)
Submission Deadline01/03/2016 17:00
PriceVarying Application Fees