SWT Blythe Student Prize 2021

The SWT Blythe Student Prize is awarded annually to a student for a piece of work produced in the preceding academic year from the University of Tasmania’s Architecture & Design courses.

Eligibility: The Prize is open to students who have been enrolled at any level of the Architecture / Environmental Design course at the University of Tasmanian during 2020.

Prize value: There is a cash prize of $400, payable to the Prize recipient. The Tasmanian Chapter will also assist the recipient with arrangements to spend a period of time (a minimum of two weeks) in an architectural office or allied organisation of the student’s choice. The offer to assist is valid for twelve months from the presentation of the Prize. The recipient must meet any travel or related costs associated with the work experience.

Closing date: Entries close Wednesday, 21 April 2021, at 5 pm.

Cost: Free to Institute SONA members & Graduate members. A $40 entry fee applies for non-members. See how to join up here.

Presentation: The Prize will be announced and presented at the annual Tasmanian Architecture Awards presentation event to be held on Saturday 5 June in Launceston.

Submission requirements

  1. Submission material should be in its original format as submitted to the University of Tasmania for assessment, in digital format, and be fully explanatory.
  2. Submissions shall include the original project brief.
  3. Up to 10 individual images are required to accompany the submission (which should be drawn from the original project), which can include plans, elevations, photos of models, renders etc, suitable for publication on the Institute website, social media, and awards bulletin.

By submitting an entry for this Prize, you agree to abide by the rules and conditions. Late entries will not be accepted and the decision of the jury is final. You declare that you are the student who carried out the work submitted (or are an authorised member of the group who carried out the work). Should your submission to the Prize be related to your income generating work, you may be liable for tax on the value of the Prize, if you are its recipient. Please obtain your own tax advice.


Please contact Fiona.McMullen@architecture.com.au for more information.

Entry details

Please attach your submission material (pdf, jpg and png files only). Total max 10MB. If files are too large, email dropbox or similar file share link to fiona.mcmullen@architecture.com.au.