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2013 DiscoverDesign National High School Architecture Competition | Discover Design: A student design experience

Sponsored by the Chicago Architecture Foundation (CAF), the aim of this competition is to promote architectural awareness and design problem solving skills in high school students across the United States. The competition utilizes DiscoverDesign.org, CAF’s new digital learning tool which connects teens, teachers and architects for 21st century project-based learning.

This competition is open to any student at least 13 years old and currently enrolled as a United States high school student (grades 9 – 12) within the 50 United States. You may only enter as an individual and may only submit one design project.

In order to be eligible for judging, your design project must include uploaded content (text and/or images) in all of the five steps of the design process on DiscoverDesign.org, including: Overview, Collect Info, Brainstorm Ideas, Develop Solutions, and Final Design.

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Siemens We Can Change The World Challenge

The Siemens We Can Change the World Challenge is the premier national environmental sustainability competition for grades K-12 students. Through project-based learning, students learn about science and conservation while creating solutions that impact their planet. Beginning September 13, 2012 through March 5, 2013, teams from across the country will be challenged to create sustainable, reproducible environmental improvements in their local communities.

The Siemens We Can Change the World Challenge gives teens the opportunity, tools and inspiration to become agents of change. Beginning September 13, 2012 through March 5, 2013, high school student teams from across the country are challenged to create sustainable environmental improvements that can be replicated around the globe.

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