American Institute of Steel Construction is organizing a contest for students that is to be held on Steel Day that is September 24, 2021. All students of all ages are eligible to participate in the contest. To participate, you are required to submit a product based on the reused and recycled wastes. You have to recreate an iconic steel structure using the contents of your recycling bin. You are required to submit a photograph of your product by the end of the steel day.
Climate change is real and it is important to adopt sustainable ideas for a better future. With this contest, you can present your innovation and creativity to the world. This is the opportunity for students, architecture, engineering, and construction professionals to gain a deeper understanding of what goes into building the nation’s future. Also, you can get a chance to win exciting prizes for your products. All the best.
American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) is a non-partisan, non-profit technical institute and trade association established in 1921 with an aim to serve the structural steel design community and construction industry in the United States. The Institute is headquartered in Chicago. The mission is to make structural steel the material of choice by being the leader in structural-steel-related technical and market-building activities.
Refer to the table below for further details:
|Organization||American Institute of Steel Construction|
|Number of Awards||2|
|Application Deadline||September 24, 2021|
|Requirements||A recycled piece of art|
Who is Eligible?
You are eligible to participate under any one of the two mentioned categories:
- Design Team: Group of four people can work together on a structure and submit one entry.
- Individual Contribution: You can work solo and submit your work.
How to Apply?
For participating in the contest, you have to enter the photos of your recycled innovative word. A panel of judges will evaluate your work on the basis of resourceful use of materials, the likeness of the original structure, and overall quality.
This is the chance for you to gain a deeper understanding of what goes into building the nation’s future. By recycling, reusing, and presenting your creative ideas, you can win exciting prizes. The contest is the opportunity for you to let your innovative side run wild and turn your imagination into reality.
All the entries should be submitted by the end of Steel Day that is on September 24, 2021. Kindly complete the formalities before the deadline or your work will be considered invalid.