2016 Guangzhou Award: Call for Submissions

Call for Submissions!

Addressing global challenges and partnerships, enhancing local capacities towards Sustainable Development Goals Agenda 2030

Metropolis is proud to partner up with the city of Guangzhou, China, and endorse the Guangzhou International Award for Urban Innovation. For its 3rd edition, whose ceremony will be celebrated from 6 to 8 December, 2016 we are delighted to call for submissions.



Registrations: before 30 June 2016
Submissions: before 31 August 2016

Fill in the registration and application forms and send them to
info@guangzhouaward.org or visit www.guangzhouaward.org to have direct access to the rules.

If you only have two minutes click on the video!


We encourage further entries from cities all over the world.
The initiatives should represent an original undertaking in a city or region such as: The number of submissions per city is unlimited!


Download the brochure

The 5 winning initiatives will receive a USD 20,000 cash prize.


The Guangzhou Award in a nutshell

The Guangzhou Award is co-sponsored by Metropolis, World Association of the Major Metropolises, United Cities and Local Governments (UCLG), and the City of Guangzhou.

For more information on the Guangzhou International Award for Urban Innovation please contact

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