The jury will evaluate the projects in accordance with the following criteria: 

  • How the project is researched and documented 

  • How the project addresses contemporary and future challenges in general 

  • How the project addresses challenges specific to the proposed building site 

  • How the project convinces in terms of enhancement of the health and comfort of future occupants 

  • How the project convinces in terms of estimated energy efficiency and climate resilience 

  • The overall level of experimentation, creativity and innovation 

  • The overall graphic presentation of the project, how the project presents itself 

  • Affordability and replicability, how accessible is the solution compared to available technology and products 

  • For the nominated projects the oral presentation is also included in the criteria.