The second edition of the Berlin Prize is now online. The Prize offers two emerging architects the chance to spend 6 months in Berlin to professionally explore themes of urban reuse and renewal and participate in cultural events linked to these topics.
The Prize is promoted by the DGAAP with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation – Directorate-General for the Promotion of the Italian Economic System.
In addition to return airfare, the two winners will also receive a monthly stipend for food and lodging and reimbursement for their time working in an architectural practice investigating themes of urban renewal and practices for recovering urban peripheries.
Applicants interested in the Berlin Prize must:
a) be Italian citizens and reside in Italy;
b) be born after December 31, 1987;
c) be licenced architects;
d) demonstrate proven experience in design and research related to the themes of urban reuse and renewal;
e) be proficient in the English language; knowledge of German is a preferential requisite.
The Commission will positively judge any applicants that have completed or are completing at least one pertinent project.
The deadline for the submission of applications for the “Berlin Prize” is 28 June 2018.
For more information, applicants are asked to contact the Italian Cultural Institute in Berlin (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org) or the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation – Directorate-General for the Promotion of the Italian Economic System (e-mail: email@example.com).