The 2019 Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) Norman Foster Travelling Scholarship opens today and welcomes applications from architecture students enrolled in schools of architecture around the world. A £7,000 grant will be awarded to one winner by a panel of judges which will include Lord Foster and RIBA President Ben Derbyshire.
First established in 2006, the scholarship, supported by the Norman Foster Foundation and Foster + Partners, is now in its twelfth year and is intended to fund international research on a topic related to the survival of our towns and cities, in a location of the student’s choice. Past RIBA Norman Foster Scholars have travelled through the Americas, Europe, Africa, South East Asia, the Middle and the Far East, and Russia. Proposals for research might include: learning from the past to inform the future; the future of society; the density of settlements; sustainability; the use of resources; the quality of urban life; and transport.
Who can enter?
The 2019 Norman Foster Travelling Scholarship Call for Applications program is open to students enrolled in schools of architecture around the world.
Proposals for research might include:
• learning from the past to inform the future;
• the future of society;
• the density of settlements;
• the use of resources;
• the quality of urban life;
A panel of judges, including Lord Foster and RIBA President Ben Derbyshire, will award a £7,000 grant to one winner.
enter fee :
It’s free to enter!
Deadline : April 26, 2019
The winner will be awarded a £7,000 grant.