How to enter

  • Read the entry criteria below.
  • Register your details online After doing this, you will receive an email. Then click on the link to validate your account or add the validation code. You will need to do this before you can complete your entries.
  • To submit your entry, agree to the terms and conditions then click the COMPLETE button at the bottom of the page.
  • Login at any time to finish your entry. If you forget your password, please use the reset password link on the login page.


Q. Can I enter if I am a student or working for a practice?

A. The project must be entered by the school, i.e. the tutor, head of school. Students are not allowed to submit their individual projects.

Q. Is it possible to have an extension to the entry deadline?

A. We understand that some schools may require an extension and we will aim to be as flexible as possible. However, we do need to ensure that all material is submitted in time to be included in the September student issue. If you are concerned about the entry deadline, please email

Q. What kind of project can I enter?

A. We accept any architectural projects as long as they are designed by an undergraduate or postgraduate student.

Q. How much does it cost to enter?

A. Submissions are completely free.

Q. Do you accept group submissions/collaborative projects?

A. Yes, but please make sure you list the names of all students involved.

Q. Can I submit one document that includes multiple images, or do I need to submit all images individually?

A. Images will need to be submitted individually for editorial purposes.

Q. Should the projects come with a primary image and should this be indicated?

A. Images should be attached in order of preference, so please upload your primary image first.

Q. How are the projects going to be judged?

A. The judging panel will consider the overall quality and originality of the idea and approach, its skill in execution, and its possibilities and application to practice. Judges will also look at how the project considers both environmental and sustainable contexts.

Q. How can you enter the Sustainable Prize?

A. The sustainable prize can only be entered once the school has uploaded an entry for the undergraduate and/or postgraduate categories. Please select the relevant category to enter.

Q. When will we know the results?

A. The winners will be announced at the AJ Student Prize event at the end of September, along with other content lead activities. The exact location and date will be confirmed closer to the date.

Please note: once entries are submitted, they are final. If there are any problems or questions about your entry, we will contact you. Requests to change submitted entries will be considered on an individual basis. All queries in this regard should be directed to

How much does it cost to enter

Entry Cost - Free! 

Entry Deadline - 24 June 2022