9/11 Memorial Competition with $10,000 Award
For Website Design
THE CITY UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK, which
lost students, faculty, staff, and an entire building in the
attack on the World Trade Center, is offering a $10,000 award
for a website design that memorializes the losses the CUNY
community sustained on September 11th and recognizes its efforts
in responding to the tragedy. The competition is open to CUNY
faculty, students and staff.
panel of judges made up of prominent artists, web designers/developers,
civic leaders, members of the CUNY community, and students,
faculty and staff who suffered losses in the tragedy will
choose five finalists by September 11, 2002 from entries submitted
by July 15, 2002. A first-place winner will be selected from
the finalists and announced before December 31, 2002. The
award will be provided through non-tax levy funds. The winning
site will become part of www.cuny.edu,
the University website.
The principal component of the 9/11 site must be an original
graphic image or logo that expresses the contest theme and
is adaptable for other media, including print and physical
memorials. The site must include links to CUNY and non-CUNY
websites devoted to 9/11. It must also be able to accept additional
photographs, writings and other materials from the CUNY community.
The site will accept contributions for one year from members
of the CUNY community.
Deadline for submissions is July 15, 2002.
Further information and contest guidelines are available at