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All entry components are due by
Friday, January 25, 2019 - 5:00 pm MST

This includes the Entry Commitment Form, Project Entry Kit, and Payment in Full.

If you submit the Project Entry Kit but not the Entry Commitment Form by January 25 your entry will be disqualified. All entry components are due at the deadline.


Once complete send your Entry Kit to:


Note to entrants: Typical Outlook email servers cannot send files of this size, please consider using one of many free services for sending your project entry kit. For example, Dropbox, Wesendit, Wetransfer, or Google Drive. If you are experiencing any difficulties with sending your submission please contact as soon as possible to work out an alternate solution.

The Project Entry Kit consists of four parts:

1) Instructions Manual
Read the instructions Manual carefully to ensure that your entry complies to the rules outlined by the 2019 BEST awards committee. Failure to comply with the instructions will result in entry disqualification.

2) Description Form
The description form provides the BEST awards judges with detailed information about your project. This is your chance to describe the thinking behind the design and why it is an example of a brilliantly executed space.

3) Presentation
The powerpoint showcases your project photography and floor plans. This is used for judging as well as people's choice voting and the night-of presentation.

4) Primary Project Photo
Include (1) separate high resolution image in JPEG format that best represents the project.  The image should be 300 dpi and 8-1/2x11 in size.  This image will be showcased the night of the event and will be published should this project receive an award. This should be the same image used on slide 4 of the presentation powerpoint.