The University of Cyprus, within the framework of the CSRC Research Program, announced Architectural Competition between all the Schools and Architecture Departments of Cyprus, for the Design of the Cyprus Research Center in its Campus in Nicosia.

The proposal concerns the creation of a Science Center that promotes the teaching, learning and communication of Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics (STEAM ) in the Cypriot society through an interactive environment and an environment of research and entrepreneurship.

Among thirty (30) proposals submitted in total, six (6) were from Department of Architecture of the University of Nicosia.

Two of these six proposals were distinguished:

•3rd was the proposal of Valentinos Charalambides
•4th was the proposal of Panayiotis Rovertos Kontonis

Please note that of the 30 proposals, only 15 were rated by the Jury, which consisted of representatives of each of the four Faculties / Departments Architecture of Cyprus, and from Italy and Denmark. Also according to the regulation of the Competition, the members of the Commission from each School were not entitled to vote proposals from their own School / Department.