Unless stated otherwise, competition details are available from RIBA Competitions Office, 8 Woodhouse Square, Leeds LS3 1AD, tel 0113 2341335.
Housing/ environmental project, West Greenwich: architect-led team required for environmental improvements to a riverside housing estate. The project value is £3 million and the competition will include a community workshop with local tenants. An honorarium of £3000 will be paid to each competitor. Applications by 27.3.98.
British Steel Student Award Competition 1998 (AJ30.11.97). 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.
Van Alen Prize 1998 - design ideas for New York's East River (AJ 5.2.98). Details from the Van Alen Institute, 30 West 22nd Street, New York, NY 10010. Fax: +212 366 5836; e-mail: email@example.com.
Registration deadline 8.4.98.
100% Rubber (AJ12.2.98). A competition by Dalsouple to encourage the creative use of rubber as a design material. Deadline 31.3.98. Details from Julie Mellor, Dalsouple, 01984 667233.