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Entry Requirements


Closing date 15 November 2016 

Entry Information

  • Submission of entries for the RIAI Silver Medal for Housing 2011 -2012 can be made online only
  • Closing date for entries online is 15 November 2016
  • Only projects designed by Registered RIAI Architects shall be considered for the Silver Medal
  • Entrants must be RIAI Members
  • Once you have submitted your entry online you are unable to make any changes


  • The RIAI asks that all images submitted be in the JPG format.
  • JPG is the most common image format used by digital cameras and other photographic image capture devices.
  • Each image should be 2MB
  • Each image should be saved as project name_ practice_description _.jpg
  • 5 images in total should be uploaded at 2MB each
  • There should be at least one main image that is a “publicity image” (an image that can be used for press and media purpose and incorporates the project at its very best)  it should be saved as publicity_image_project_name_practice.jpg
  • 5 images should be uploaded as a Zip file as Project Name_ Practice

Plans/ Elevations - PDF Drawings

  • The RIAI asks that descriptive plans and elevations be submitted in the PDF format as it produces a more accessible document in a smaller file size.
  • Drawings should be as PDF, A4 size, editing disabled and web optimised if available.
  • Drawings should be saved - project name_description_practice.pdf
  • Max Drawings 4 in total should be a zipped file project and size should be no more than 5 MB as Project Name_ Practice
  • All uploads should be saved in Zip format and named

 Each entry must be submitted using the official online entry form.

 The information on the form will be used in all publicity.