The Buckminster Fuller Challenge


Submission Deadline

Concept March 31, 2017

Please note that this competition has expired and is for reference only. See our active listings for competitions.

The Buckminster Fuller Institute invites innovators who are addressing the many crises facing humanity and the fundamental systems that support life on Earth to enter to win the 2017 Fuller Challenge Prize. For the past decade, The Buckminster Fuller Challenge has been widely regarded as socially-responsible design’s highest award, contributing to advancing whole-systems approaches to solving humanity’s most pressing problems while highlighting and nurturing countless such initiatives.

People from all over the world working in many fields — including science, design, architecture, engineering, education, contemporary art, urban planning, healthcare, socially responsible business, communications, economics, finance, information technology, agriculture, and food systems — are all welcome to enter the Challenge.

Visit the Competition website for more information.