Launch of the Young Landscape Architects competition 2019!

IFLA Europe proudly announces the launch of its Young Professionals Competition on the theme „Landscape as a collective memoryon 6 April 2019.  The deadline for submitting contributions is 17 June 2019. The winner of each category will be invited to our General Assembly which will take place 8-10 November in Antalya, Turkey together with the winners of the edition 2018 ! Don’t miss this extraordinary opportunity to be part of the annual meeting of landscape architects from all over Europe, following the Conference held on this topic logically given to the competition too.

Poster IFLAEU YLAC_2019_


The enties will be in the following categories for Young Professionals (i,e those who are graduated but also students of post graduate diploma or masters programmes as per above i.e a student/alumnus of a landscape architecture course or a practitioner in the field of landscape architecture.) about the topic of the year, which corresponds to the GA topic. You are free to present any entry corresponding to this thematic as there is no further criterias.

A Conceptual projects/Ideas

B Realised projects

IFLA EU Youth competition is now a yearly event, please click here to know more about the previous editions since 2013 (and note it was biennial up to 2015).

Dates and deadlines

The competition is open to entries from 6th April 2019. The deadline for submitting contributions is 17th June 2019 12 pm. The results will be announced in summer 2019.

6th of April: launch of the competition
Deadline for FAQ: 15th of May
Answers to FAQ: 1th of June
17th of June: deadline
31th of July : deadline for the People’s Choice Awards (vote on Facebook)
Summer 2019: announcement of the winners
To be confirmed – most likely on the 8th of November 2019: price ceremony during the GA opening

Each candidate (or group of persons) has to fulfill the following IFLA-EU-Youth-competition-application-form 2019 and only send it to the following mail adresse :
Please fill it on a digital way in order for us to avoid any mistake regarding your contact information.


Prizes will be awarded to the entries in each of the two categories. The People’s Choice Award will be determined via voting on the IFLA EU Facebook fansite (regardless of category – a “page” with most “likes” at 12 midnight CET 31.07.2019). The entries will be posted after the end of the competition in order to give the same time for the public to judge.

Winner of each category: travel and accommodation to IFLA EUROPE’s General Assembly Event in Antalya this year 2019. For all the winners of 2 categories the costs of registration fee, flights (from Europe) and hotel expenses (one night) will be covered (one person will be covered for each winner individual or group).

People’s Choice Award: A separate section in the post-competition publication will be dedicated to the ‘People’s Choice Award’ winning project.

All works receiving awards will get significant publicity and European visibility though IFLA Europe related media.

The communication group would also like to encourage you to participate in the following survey, it would be a great help in order to be better aware of your concerns : Scapeworld Survey