The Onassis Foundation is organizing and funding a European Architectural Competition for the creation of a new city centre, a project centered around Panepistimiou Street. The competition is organized under the auspices and in collaboration with the Ministries of Environment, Energy and Climate Change and of Infrastructure, Transport and Networks, the Attiko Metro S.A., the Region of Attica and the Municipality of Athens. The Competition started on Monday, May 21st 2012. Those who wish to participate in the Competition should submit their registration forms in order to be able to download the technical data files of the Competition.
The Competition is open to participants coming from countries that are members of the EU and the European Economic Area (EEA), as well as countries that have joined the Plurilateral Agreement on Government Procurement (GPA) within the framework of activities of the World Trade Organization.
The Competition will be realized in two stages. The official language of the Competition is English. The winners of the Competition will share cash prizes of a total amount of Euros One Hundred and Sixty Thousand (€160,000).
The deadline for the submission of the first stage proposals is Friday, September 7th, 2012.
For more information go to www.rethinkathenscompetition.org