Michael G. Meyers Design Competition


For more information about MGMC please contact
Farid Dehghan at faridd@kirksey.com.

Houston, TX




An annual ideas competition with an emphasis on creative problem solving and graphic presentation, the Michael G. Meyers Design & Scholarship Competition is sponsored by the Architecture Center Houston Foundation, the Houston Chapter of AIA and local architectural firms and affiliates. The Competition Committee hosts a series of events to help the students learn basic architectural design skills and understand the competition requirements. Projects are due in May and the winners will be announced at an awards ceremony at Emancipation Park Community Center. All Houston area high school students are eligible to participate regardless of class affiliation or age. Students are requested to enter only once per year as either a member of a team or as an individual. Teachers and Counselors are encouraged to promote this scholarship competition.


Upcoming Events:

Student Workshop & Competition Kick-Off
January 26
8:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
at Kirksey Architecture
6909 Portwest Dr, Houston, TX 77024

2019 Competition Project Site Tour
February 9
10:00 a.m.
at Emancipation Park
3018 Emancipation Ave, Houston, TX 77004

Interim Project Review
March 23
10:00 a.m. – Noon
at Kirksey Architecture
6909 Portwest Dr, Houston, TX 77024

Projects Due
May 3
5 p.m.
at Kirksey Architecture
6909 Portwest Dr, Houston, TX 77024

Awards Ceremony
May 6
6:00 p.m.
at Emancipation Park Community Center 3018 Emancipation Ave, Houston, TX 77004

University of Houston Wonderworks Summer Architecture Program
This summer program is an excellent opportunity to expand your interest and education in architecture.

For more information about the MGMC Design Competition contact Farid Dehghan at faridd@kirksey.com


MGMC 2019 Site Plan [PDF 42.28 KB]
MGMC 2019 Project Labels [PDF 19.05 KB]