The Net-Zero First Design Studio & Competition

Scholarships & Prizes

All students who complete all the learning modules of the course in good standing will receive a scholarship to attend any graduate program or graduate certificate in the College of Architecture and the Built Environment at Thomas Jefferson University. In order to receive the scholarship, students must apply for admittance into the college, be accepted into a graduate program and enroll in a program.

Cash Awards

At the end of the course, all completed student projects will be judged and prizes will be awarded. The criteria for each cash award will be published at the beginning of the course

  • Grand prize ($1,000)
  • High Performance Building award ($500)
  • Systems Integration Award ($500)
  • Social equity and cultural relevance award ($500)
  • Beauty award ($500)
  • Sponsored by Trimble: Best use of SketchUp and Sefaira software ($500)