Deadline:

1 June 2020

Location:

Online.  

The host city of the ceremony will be announced later in 2020.

(Award)

Description

The Middle Eastern Architectural Personality of the Year – The Mohamed Makiya Prize for Architecture

Every cycle, the prize is presented to the ‘Architectural Personality of the Year’, or the individual/organisation that has made the greatest contribution towards the advancement of architecture in a specific period. The winner will be celebrated during the annual Tamayouz Excellence Award Ceremony.

More Details

The Mohamed Makiya Prize is open to both individuals and organisations who promoted, encouraged, campaigned or influenced directly or indirectly the advancement of architecture in the Middle East and North Africa

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Architecture.

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

EGYPT, SYRIA, IRAQ, PALESTINE, JORDAN, LEBANON, TUNISIA, ALGERIA, MOROCCO, LIBYA, SAUDI ARABIA, EMIRATES, KUWAIT, QATAR, BAHRAIN, OMAN, YEMEN, TURKEY, IRAN, CYPRUS.

Program Period

9 months.

Registration Period: 15 January – 01 June, 2020
Judging period: August
​Winner Announcement: September

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Organisation of any type.
  • Individuals of any occupation that have direct or indirect influence, achievement or contribution to the advancement of architecture between January 2017 and May 2020.

Note: Achievements or contributions include (but are not limited to): the promotion of architectural excellence; research with impact; publication; built projects; winning design competitions; and activity in a certain field, such as conservation, planning, campaigning, building regulations, services to the built environment, education, services/contribution to the community, and institutional excellence for organisations.

Opportunity Cost

(Award)

  • The winner receives the Mohamed Makiya Medal, which was designed by Dr Makiya himself.
  • The winner’s flights and accommodation for attending the ceremony are covered by Tamayouz Award.

How to Apply

First Step: Enter your e-mail address and fill candidate’s information.

Second Step: provide the following:

  • List all candidate’s important achievements that took place between January 2017 and May 2020.
  • Description of the achievement (max. 250 words).
  • Reason why you think this achievement deserves to be celebrated.
  • CV (for individuals), Portfolio or annual publications (for organisations).
  • High Quality Images of the candidate (for individuals), Logo (for organisations).
  • Supporting evidence of this achievement. Examples of evidence might include:Independent reference from colleagues and peers.Video, photographic or audio evidence (Note: only one piece of video evidence may be submitted), such as press releases and articles.

Third Step: Submit your nomination.

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More Details

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This Scholarship Published by:
Farah Sameh/ Egypt

Reviewed by” Sama Saeed/ Egypt
MARJ3 Fellow
MARJ3 Scholarships Team