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Prix de Rome in Architecture: Emerging Practitioners


Guidelines and Application

This prize is awarded to a recent graduate from a Canadian architectural school who has demonstrated exceptional potential in contemporary architectural design. With this prize, the recipient may visit architectural buildings and carry out an internship at an internationally renowned architectural firm anywhere in the world.

  • Value: $34,000 for the work program, travel and public presentation
  • How to qualify: Apply to the Canada Council for the Arts by mail. (Note: the Council’s online portal  is not yet open to prize competitions)
  • Deadline: 2 October 2017
  • For further information: please refer to the guidelines

Inspired by the Prix de Rome in architecture, which was created in the 18th century and helped young architects train in Italy, the Prix de Rome in Architecture for Emerging Practitioners was established in Canada in 1987 in pursuit of a more outward-looking vision towards the world.