Nominations for the Lee Kuan Yew World City Prize 2014 will be closing soon.
Cities can be nominated through a 2-stage process.
STAGE A NOMINATIONS
Cities can be nominated by independent third parties who are leading academics, government officials and heads of international organisations in the fields of urban planning, housing, transport management, urban design and architecture, energy conservation, urban policy and management and any other relevant fields. Nominations are also accepted from non-government organisations and academic institutions. More
Closing date: 29 March 2013 (Friday, 6pm Singapore time)
STAGE B NOMINATIONS
Nominated cities will have to submit a report that fully demonstrates the sustained and durable transformation at city-wide level and the success of the overall master plan or strategy for the city through key demonstration projects (up to a maximum of three projects). More
Closing date: 31 May 2013 (Friday, 6pm Singapore time)
The Lee Kuan Yew World City Prize is a biennial international award that honours outstanding achievements and contributions to the creation of liveable, vibrant and sustainable urban communities around the world. The Prize seeks to recognise cities and their key leaders and organisations for displaying foresight, good governance and innovation in tackling the many urban challenges faced, to bring about social, economic and environmental benefits in a holistic way to their communities.
The Prize Laureate will be presented with an award certificate, a gold medallion and a cash prize of S$300,000, sponsored by Keppel Corporation. The Prize will be presented at Lee Kuan Yew Prize Award Ceremony & Banquet held during the World Cities Summit in Singapore from 1 – 4 June 2014.