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Center for Active Design: Excellence Awards 2017

April 26, 2017 - May 26, 2017

The Center for Active Design is seeking project submissions for its 2017 Excellence Awards. 

The Center for Active Design: Excellence awards is an annual international competition that celebrates the transformative role of design in creating healthy communities.

Be recognized as part of the growing Active Design movement using evidence-based design to foster global health. Join the vanguard of past winners shaping how our buildings, streets, and neighborhoods enhance quality of life for future generations around the world.

Evaluation Criteria

For 2017, the Center for Active Design is seeking projects that have used Active Design to demonstrate a measurable impact on the following areas:

  • Physical Health: physical activity levels, consumption of healthy food, traffic safety
  • Mental Health: stress levels, perceptions of safety, cognitive function, academic performance
  • Social/Civic Health: social interaction, stewardship of the public realm, informed and engaged citizens, civic trust


Submissions deadline: May 26, 2017

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