Garden Design Competition

September 1st, 2015

Calling all student design and garden enthusiasts! The Allen Centennial Garden is hosting a garden design competition for UW-Madison students. The winning design team will demonstrate (build/plant) its design this coming spring; each member will also receive a $500 scholarship award.

Plan to attend the kick-off meeting on September 9 (6:00-7:30 PM) or contact Allen Centennial Garden Director, Ben Futa, for more information.

In a nutshell, the basic rules for this design competition are the following:

  • Students should form teams of 2-4 members.
  • Design should fit the annual, Allen Garden theme (to be announced).
  • Garden should be imagined within given budget.

What: Kick-off Meeting
When: September 9 (6:00-7:00 PM)
Where: Plant Sciences Building, Room 473

To enter your team, complete the Web form, here.

Visit the Allen Centennial Garden at the corner of Babcock and Observatory, across the street from Steenbock Library.

Photo credit: Allen Centennial Garden