Design Concrete 2023/2024

Design Concrete 2024 is a national student competition which encourages architecture students to explore the benefits of designing sustainably with concrete.

The project is to submit innovative concrete designs for a nature and art centre and/or associated artist’s studios within the bio-diverse setting of the Ouse Fen Nature Reserve.

Competition Details

Registration for the academic year 2023 / 2024 competition is now closed and submissions are required by the 16th April 2024. Please find all relavent infomation below.

If you are taking part in the current Design Concrete 2024 competition and require assistance with making your submission, please email

For details on The Concrete Centre's upcoming 2024/2025 competition and to register your interest, click here.

Key Dates 2023/24

Please note that the key dates listed below are pertinent to the Design Concrete 23/24 competition and not applicable to the Design and Sustainability Competition 2024/25.