Competition :: Affordable Housing; Introduction Meetings This Week

(Architectural rendering of housing proposed for Boston, Massachusetts, by the 2009 first-place Chinatown Crossing team.)

The 10th Annual Affordable Housing Development Competition

Two Introduction Meetings:
February 2, 6-8pm
Harvard Graduate School of Design, Gund Hall, Room 508
48 Quincy Street, Cambridge

February 4, 6-8pm
MIT, Building 9, Room 450A
77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge

The competition pairs teams of talented graduate students with affordable housing organizations to develop innovative and comprehensive development proposals addressing the needs of these organizations. Create proposals for affordable housing. Gain real-world experience, make contacts, and help critical housing projects get off the ground.

Cash awards for first place ($10,000), second place ($6,000), third place ($2,500) are awarded to teams and split with developer clients.

For more information, please visit Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston and contact the student organizers:
James Madden:
Aditi Mehta:
Sole Mendez:

We welcome graduate students from all over Boston, and each team requires students from at least two universities.