Department of Housing and Urban Development September 30, 2014 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Announcement of Requirements and Registration for “Innovation in Affordable Housing Student Design and Planning Competition”
Document Number: 2014-23279
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-09-30
Agency: Department of Housing and Urban Development
This notice announces the second year of the Innovation in Affordable Housing Student Design and Planning Competition. The competition requires teams of graduate students from multiple disciplines to submit plans in response to a real life affordable housing design issue. The goals of this new competition are: To encourage research and innovation in quality affordable housing design that strengthens the social and physical fabric of low and moderate- income communities and neighborhoods, to raise practitioner and future practitioner capacity to produce more livable and sustainable housing for low and moderate-income people through disseminating best practices, and to foster cross-cutting team-work within the design and community development process.