Unless stated otherwise, competition details are available from riba Competitions Office, 8 Woodhouse Square, Leeds LS3 1AD, tel 0113 2341335.
'Living Sites' International ideas competition. Competitors are asked to submit imaginative ideas which will reassess the standard view of housing design and set an agenda for house building beyond 2000. The promoter is Wates Built Homes. Registration deadline 15.1.98; submission deadline 16.3.98.
British Steel Student Award Competition 1998 (aj 30.11.97). Designs for a children's hospital on a site near a lake close to the campus of the University of Nottingham. Registration deadline 17.4.98; submission deadline 17.7.98.
Public library of Turku, Finland (aj 14.8.97). Submission deadline 21.1.98.