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2019 Rudy Bruner Award: Call for Entries

Call for Entries for the 2019 Rudy Bruner Award for Urban Excellence (RBA) is open! Conferred for more than 30 years, the RBA is a national, biennial design award that recognizes transformative urban places distinguished by their economic and social contributions to America’s cities.

Five RBA medalists will receive cash prizes to enhance their projects: Gold Medalist: $50,000, four Silver Medalists: $10,000 each. Winning project case studies will be published in full in print and digital book formats.

Visit our website today to learn more and apply for the RBA. Submissions are due December 12, 2018 by midnight EST. And help spread the word by sharing the 2019 Call for Entries with your colleagues and friends and join our conversation on Twitter (@RudyBrunerAward) using the hashtags #urbanexcellence and #RudyBrunerAward.

Not ready to enter this year but know a place that might be a good RBA candidate? We invite you to Propose a Project with one click here, too!

Meanwhile, learn more about our most recent medalists in our new book, Investing in Urban Infrastructure: The 2017 Rudy Bruner Award for Urban Excellence, available on our website. In the weeks ahead, we’ll post stories highlighting some of our past winners and share what we’ve learned about designing urban excellence over the past three decades.