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More than 600 student teams have submitted their daylight project to the International VELUX Award, and the jury has elected nine regional winners. See all winning projects here. The International VELUX Award is a biennial competition for students of architecture. We challenge students from all over the world to work with daylight as an ever relevant source of light, life and joy.

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Regional winners found among 633 daylight projects! A jury of renowned architects have elected nine regional winners of the International VELUX Award 2018 after two days of deliberations. The winners were elected from over 600 daylight projects submitted by students from 250 different schools of architecture in 58 countries. Find out who the regional winners are! By Mariann Eliassen 02 July 2018
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Strong emphasis on responsibility demonstrated in projects for the International VELUX Award 2018 After two days of hard work and thorough deliberations and discussions the 2018 International VELUX Award jury have selected ten regional winners from among the 633 submitted daylight projects from all over the world. According to jury members, in this year’s project the students have taken on the big issues. By Mariann Eliassen 27 June 2018
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More than 600 student architect teams prioritize daylight in their studies We are happy to announce that The International VELUX Award 2018 has received almost 650 projects by architecture students from around the globe. In the end of June, a jury of renowned architects will select the five regional winners in each of the two categories; ‘Daylight in Building’s and ‘Daylight Investigations’. By Mariann Eliassen 18 June 2018
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No Architecture Without Light - Rick Joy interview As the submission deadline and jury meeting draw ever closer, architect and jury member Rick Joy has some last-minute advice for students taking part in the International VELUX Award; Go to the library! By Mariann Eliassen 12 June 2018
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Five things to remember before submitting your project More than 4,500 students are registered to compete in the International VELUX Award 2018, and we are excited to receive the all the great daylight projects by the submission deadline of the 15th of June. Before you submit your project, make sure your entry is as strong as possible with these five tips. By Mariann Eliassen 24 May 2018
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Over 4500 students register for the International VELUX Award 2018! A record number of 3318 teams have signed up to take part in the biggest competition for students of architecture of its kind and compete for a prize sum of up to €30,000 and the chance to pitch their daylight projects to a jury at the World Architecture Festival. By Mariann Eliassen 24 May 2018