27 Jun '15, 1am

Design healthy urban neighborhoods for the 2016 Better Philadelphia Challenge—Win $5K!

is now open for submissions, and in celebration of its decennial, will award two $5,000 cash prizes this year! Although the competition traditionally caters to students only, this year’s contest is opened up to professionals for the first time. Participants are asked to design interventions that would improve public health and encourage active lifestyles amongst residents in the city’s strategically located Mantua/Belmont section, an area chosen as one of President Obama’s first “Promised Zones” for economic development. Registration is free, however, there is a per-entry fee charged at the time of submission. The registration deadline is October 1, 2015 and the submission deadline is October 23, 2015.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/designcompetitions/design-healthy-ur...

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