Tag Archives: tiny homes

Submission: March 17, 2022
Registration: January 28, 2022
Language: English
Location: Canada
Prizes: $200
Type: Open


We want to work with you to explore and think about shifting your current lifestyles and ways of thinking toward a future in which humans are a part, a giving not distracting part, of nature. We would like to find better ideas and mechanisms to take sustainable living steps further through designing ultra-small living spaces, minimalist lifestyle, self sustained off grid communities. These communities are to be seeds injected into our urban design for a better future. We sincerely look forward to your participation in this mind-set changing design, so we can pass on with you a better city to future generations.

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tint house community

Submission: December 18, 2020
Registration: December 10, 2020
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open


Home is a space that is intimate to all of us. A home goes beyond its everyday function of being a physical shelter for people and their activities; a home connects with its users at a personal and emotional level.

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Submission: January 30, 2016
Registration: January 30, 2016
Language: English
Location: Chicago, USA
Prizes: 1st Prize: $5,000 & demonstration unit construction
Type: Open


AIA Chicago announces a nationwide Tiny Homes Competition, encouraging students, architects, designers and the public to plan and design a community of tiny homes for unsheltered homeless young adults, ages 18 to 24. Continue reading

Submission: May 31, 2015
Registration: May  22, 2015
Language: English
LocationRaleigh, NC, USA
Prizes$1,500 top prize. $250 merit prizes
TypeOpen, Concept


Members of the AIA North Carolina Activate14 committee and the Raleigh/Wake Partnership to End and Prevent Homelessness invite you to share your ideas on a new typology for urban housing:  a twelve unit community of tiny homes to help address the problem of homelessness in urban centers. Continue reading