1- Open to full or part time registered students (Ph.D or Masters or undergraduate)
2- Chosen before conference, winners exempt from paying registration
3- Student applies for award if the abstract is selected for a paper presentation and is awarded on the basis of the CV provided.
4- Chosen on merit of abstract, contribution and relevance to CAADRIA and demonstrated depth of research interest
5- Can win the award more than once, chosen on merit of work
* Clarity of concept
* Understanding of context
* Quality of writing
* Strength of research in CV
* Applicability to the wider architectural research
* Typically only one student per university per year (in order to spread awards around).
2010 : Benay Gursoy | Paulina Neisch | Anbukarasi P. | FENG Chen | Jennifer R. Chellappa | Maryam M. Maleki | Danilo Di Mascio | Hao Hua | Bianca Toth | Liao, Hsiu-Ting