Both professionals and students alike are encouraged to submit their concepts online.
Finalists will compete in a live event in New York City, where they will present their ideas. Audience members determine the grand-prize winner, who takes home a $10,000 prize. The runner-up receives a $5,000 prize.
The student winner, who is determined prior to the event by the jury, will earn a $1,500 prize and be offered a graduate assistantship in the Masters of Architecture program at the University of Nevada Las Vegas. The total two-year value is estimated at over $50,000. The awarding of funds will be based on certain prerequisites that must be carried out by the potential recipient.