Sustainable Urbanism Scholarship
2024
We are pleased to offer a scholarship opportunity to join the 3rd edition of the "Sustainable Healthy Cities: building for the future" course. The scholarship will cover full tuition fee.

This opportunity is tailored for aspiring architects and seasoned professionals seeking innovation and sustainability. Experience Venice, design for the present day realities of the city, add a professional project of work to your portfolio.
We offer one full scholarship. Outstanding runners-up may also receive a partial scholarship.
SCHOLARSHIP: Full scholarship for the 2-week course in Venice

COMPETITION DATES: February 12 - March 21, 2024

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: March 12, 2024

WHO CAN APPLY: Students, researchers, architects, urban studies professionals, artists and creatives from all fields and backgrounds are welcome

FORMAT: Open format. Stand-alone text descriptions limited to 2000 words but feel free to upload your portfolio in any common format that help you to best present your project.

ENTRY FEE: FREE

CALL OR WHATSAPP US: +39 328 858 6087
EMAIL US: study@eca.art
About the course
"Sustainable Healthy Cities. Building for the Future", in collaboration with Kellogg College, University of Oxford and The King's Foundation offers our participants ideas and tools to design healthier cities for the future; to rethink urban spaces in response to the emerging environmental, social and economic challenges, using Venice as a unique case-study.
Application Requirements
Project description. Please submit us either a previous project (from university, professional life etc) or a new proposal for the future where sustainability will be integral to its success. Projects can range from a small-scale domestic or local proposals, to rethinking an entire regional strategy. The scholarship will be awarded for innovation, originality, creativity and depth, and not for the scale of the proposal.

Format: Open format. Stand-alone text descriptions limited to 2000 words but feel free to upload your portfolio in any common format that help you to best present your project.

Current CV: CV, a pdf portfolio (if you have one) and a description of your interest in sustainability (Max 1 page A4)

Tiimeline
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February 12
Applications open
2
March 12
Applications deadline
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March 21
Results announced
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June 17- 26
Programme dates
Judges
  • Dr Matthew Hardy
    Senior Lecturer in Architecture & Urbanism at The King's Foundation

    Matthew works at the intersection of urbanism, urban morphology, architectural history, and climate change. He teaches at Oxford on the Sustainable Urban Development programme. Matthew has lectured and published widely, editing the book The Venice Charter Revisited (2011).
  • Dr David Howard
    Associate Professor in Sustainable Urban Development at the University of Oxford, and a Fellow of Kellogg College, Oxford.
    Dr David Howard is also a Director for the DPhil in Sustainable Urban Development and Director of Studies for the Sustainable Urban Development Programme at the University of Oxford. His current research interests focus on access to basic services and shelter in low-income, urban neighbourhoods in Jamaica and the Dominican Republic.
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**Participants are responsible for their own flights and accommodations in Venice. The European Cultural Academy provides a comprehensive list of affordable accommodations and other student resources on their website.
CONTACT US:
Phone: +39 328 858 6087
Email: study@eca.art
Castello 6668, 30122 Venice (VE)