27 Aug '14, 2pm
The BFI Announces the 2014 Semi-Finalists for the Buckminster Fuller Challenge
The Buckminster Fuller Institute just announced its 20 semi-finalists for the 2014 Buckminster Fuller Challenge , and we're pleased to see some of our favorite sustainable design projects on the list! Open to all disciplines from the sciences to the arts, the annual international competition seeks innovative solutions to some of the world's most urgent social and environmental issues. Popularly dubbed "Socially-Responsible Design's Highest Award," the Challenge will award a $100,000 prize to support the development and implementation to one exemplary proposal. The twenty semi-finalists currently under consideration were selected after a rigorous three-round vetting process--click through our gallery to see them all!