New York’s future is low carbon
Let’s build it together

The Buildings of Excellence Competition for low carbon design and development.

The Buildings of Excellence competition is a $30 million competition with $10 million being offered in each of three rounds. This competition will recognize and reward the design, construction, and operation of very low or zero carbon emitting multifamily buildings. These buildings are good for the environment, highly profitable, and will give businesses a competitive edge in the marketplace.

That’s why the Buildings of Excellence competition matters. Designing and developing buildings that are both good for business and residents, while being environmentally responsible, is at the core of this competition.

Buildings of Excellence recognizes visionary architects and developers who take the lead in achieving beautiful, low carbon buildings that improve our quality of life; and, most importantly, inspire the industry to follow their example to a low carbon future.

Enter to win up to $1 million.

Round 1 of Buildings of Excellence is now closed. Sign up with this form to be notified when Round 1 winners are selected and to learn more about the next round when details are available.