Clark-Lindsey, a local nonprofit Life Plan Community, has the mission to engage the mind, body and spirit in wellness and community so that older adults may thrive. Universal design is imperative to aging successfully. Clark-Lindsey understands the importance of providing living environments that allow for one to live as independently and fully as possible.
Clark-Lindsey is hosting an inaugural student competition to inspire the design of living spaces that support independence and well-being regardless of age or ability. Teams shall consist of two to four UIUC students. Students from any standing and major are eligible to compete. Interested students can download the competition parameters HERE. Teams will compete to produce the most innovative, age-friendly, cost effective, aesthetic and sustainable design for the space.
Friday, February 8th 4:00-5:00PM: Clark-Lindsey hosts a kickoff event and distributes the case and design parameters to competing teams
Friday, March 15th 5:00PM: Due date for submission of proposals
16th-25th Spring Break
Monday, March 25th: Finalists announced
Friday, March 29th 4:00-5:00PM: Finalists Presentation to Judges & Award Ceremony
Questions regarding the competition:
Laura Edwards, firstname.lastname@example.org