About the Programme
The ISOCARP Student Award, established in 2016, is dedicated to the future generation of planners, those who will be in charge of taking care of our urban environment. The award is bestowed to a student or a group of students at both levels (undergraduate-bachelor and graduate-master) with outstanding results in urban and regional planning or related field.
The Award is bestowed in two categories: Winner and Special Mention. The Award winners are announced during the official ceremony at the 57th ISOCARP World Planning Congress in Doha, Qatar in November 2021.
Any currently enrolled or recently graduated (in 2020) student can apply.
The submissions may include the following:
- Design projects
- Studio projects
- Bachelor theses
- Master theses
Each candidature (individual or group) should submit 3 files including:
- Portfolio with graphical representations necessary to illustrate the work (max. 4 A3 pages)
- Description of the submitted project (no more than 5,000 characters with spaces)
- Curriculum Vitae
Please, send your application(s) by email to Ana Peric, ISOCARP Director for Awards (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Jonas Le Thierry d’Ennequin, ISOCARP Secretariat (email@example.com).
Email subject line: SA 2021 Candidature
Naming attached files: NAME_Portfolio / NAME_Description / NAME_CV
Selection and rewards
The Jury, composed of members from the Board, Scientific Committee, and young planners, will evaluate applications according to the following criteria:
- Methodological approach
- Creativity and innovation
- Alignment between the project idea and results
The reward for the ‘Winner’ is one year of free individual membership to the Society; free entrance to the 57th World Planning Congress in Doha; an official certification of the Student Award; appearance in the Society’s website, social media, and newsletter.
The reward for the ‘Special Mention‘ is free entrance to the 57th World Planning Congress in Doha; an official certification of the Student Award; appearance in the Society’s website, social media and newsletter.
Deadline for submission
Send us your application before June 30, 2021.
The International Society of City and Regional Planners (ISOCARP) is a global association of experienced professional planners. It was founded in 1965 in a bid to bring together recognised and highly-qualified planners in an international network.