C r i t e r i a f o r a w a r d i n g:
This is an international award, all building types may be submitted.
With this architecture award it is intended to distinguish especially
well-designed Passive Houses and also their designers.
The architect/designer should submit her/his entry herself/himself.
All buildings which have been realised as Passive
Houses may be entered. Certification of the building and registration
of the project in the database for Passive House projects on the
www.passivhausprojekte.de website are prerequisites.
Documents to be submitted:
- Poster (1 max. 2) on CD
- Project data sheet
- Author's declaration
- Publication rights (1 form per photograph/illustration)
- Copy of the certification document (or scanned PDF file)*
- all photos / illustrations / plans on CD
(Further information see guidlines in the download
* A copy of the "Quality Approved Passive House" Certificate issued by the Passive
House Institute Darmstadt (PHI) or by an institution authorised by the Passive
House Institute Darmstadt (www.passiv.de), or
official confirmation by SAENA regarding the the approval of the project in
accordance with all PHPP criteria for funding of Passive Houses by the Free State
In every case, the project must be included in the Passive House Projects
database at www.passivhausprojekte.de.