LafargeHolcim Foundation Rewarding Excellence in Sustainable Construction


Next (6th) Awards Cycle: 2020-2021

LafargeHolcim Awards for Sustainable Construction
LafargeHolcim Awards for Sustainable Construction

The “flagship” of the Foundation is the LafargeHolcim Awards for Sustainable Construction. It is the world’s most significant competition for sustainable design. Each competition cycle spans three years, from announcement to completion and a total of USD 2 million in prize money is awarded.

The next competition will be open for entries from June 4, 2019 until February 25, 2020.

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Last Updated: January 19, 2019
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