Europan 16 – Living Cities
Europan 16 session proposes 40 sites in 9 European countries.
There is no limit to the number of participants per team.
Multidisciplinary teams are strongly recommended with regards to the sites’ issues.
One team can submit a project on different sites in different countries with participation limited to one site in the same country.
Registration to the competition is done through the European website (www.europan-europe.eu) and implies the payment of a €100- fee.
Additional registration for another sites by the same team costs €50- per site.
Digital submission is compulsory. It includes 3 A1 panels (visual elements), a 4 pages illustrated text (max) explaining the link between the project and the theme of the ongoing session as well as the implementation and building processes of the project, also documents proving the eligibility of the team members and finally documents for the communication of the project.Projects are evaluated by an international jury in each of the 9 participating European country (www.europan-europe.eu/en/session/europan-16/jury/).
Events, exhibitions, publications of the results are made by the 9 European countries and at the European level.A European event called “Inter-Sessions Forum” is the link between a finishing session and the beginning of the new one. This forum gathers all the winning teams and site representatives of the finishing session (E16) and the site representatives of the new one (E17) around the results and first implementation steps of the projects awarded during the last session (E16).
Europan is a competition of ideas followed by implementation processes open to professionals of the architectural, urban and landscape design under 40 years of age.9 European countries proposing 40 sites are participating to the Europan 16 edition on a common theme: Living Cities – Metabolic Vitalities / Inclusive Vitalities
Link to Competition
Link to Registration form
Winner (first prize) = €12 0000
Runner-up (2nd prize) = €6 000
Type of Competition
Open to the public/Minimum requirements (Open to anyone that complies with the requirements), Single stage (Winners selected immediately)
Who can Participate
Europan 16 is open to any team consisting of at least one graduated architect, who may be in association with one or more professionals of the same or related disciplines within the architectural, urban and landscape field (such as architects, urban planners, landscape architects, engineers, artists) or from other relevant fields (such as sociology, geography, biology) and may further be associated with one or more students with a bachelor degree or equivalent (3 years of study) in architecture or related disciplines. The team may also have one or more contributors, who are not considered authors of the project. Every team member must be under the age of 40 years old on the closing date for submission of projects.
Dates and Time Frame
Registration Closes September 17, 2021
Deadline to Submit Project September 17, 2021
Winners announcement Date December 20, 2021
Location of Competition
40 sites in 9 European countries