Queries & Questions
In case you still have questions related to the brief and the competition, please check out our 'Ask Us a Question' section on the Archdais website. You can submit your queries there and track the responses from our team. We highly recommend our participants to also check the FAQ section on the website, as it provides additional vital information from time to time. All queries regarding registration process, fees, or payment should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org with 'ENQUIRY' as the subject.
1What is the minimum scale of the house for the Interior Design Awards to be considered?
Participants can submit a project from a micro house or multi-room house which will complete the house functionally for an individual or more.
2Are multiple entries allowed for submission? or can we submit multiple projects in one entry only?
Participants are free to submit multiple entries or projects, but each entry must be registered by a separate email ID. One sheet will have a One project only.
3Any speciﬁc typology of houses to be considered while participating?
Participants can submit any Project, which ﬁts into a deﬁnition of a house. ex. a condo, a studio apartment, a villa, Row House or a bungalow (from Micro to Macro Level)
4Do we need to submit only executed projects or we can submit the projects at conceptual stage too?
Participants can submit any Project, which are executed or at a conceptual stage or worked on them in college.
5It has to be a complete house project or a part of it will be considered?
Participants need to submit a complete house project and not a part of it (Ex: a living room , a kitchen or a bath, etc. they have designed are not allowed)
6Is there any speciﬁc theme to be considered?
We urge participants to come up with their most creative concepts (theme) they have in mind and not get restricted to one. It is open for all kinds of design ideas.
7What is the nature of the competition and is it open for all?
Archdais Interior Design Awards is an open ideas design competition for the residential category with no intentions to execute the proposals submitted in any form. Participants can submit their House interior designs in order to be a part of this competition. Archdais does not reserve any rights on the submitted design proposals. The competition is open to Students, Teachers, Designers, firms, and professionals.
8How does a team receive their unique Teamcode code?
All the participants will only receive the unique teamcode on completion of the registration process.
9Where all do the participants need to use their unique team code?
All the participants would be using their team code on the top right corner of their sheets, as the name of their submission and wherever requested by the organizer. This code will be their only identification for the process related with this competition.
10What is the limit or cap on the number of team members and can anyone participate individually?
A team can have up to 3 members and cannot exceed this number. The participants who desire to participate individually can do so by filling and submitting the details for the team leader.
11Can I change team members after I register?
Teams are welcome to add any new members as long as their total members do not exceed 3. However they are prohibited from swapping or removing any existing member of the team. To do this please send us your request on email@example.com with the details of the new team member along with the team Unique Teamcode.
12Are the teams allowed to share their work for the competition before the winners are announced by the organizer?
The participants are only permitted to share their proposal for the competition on social media or any other platform once the winners are revealed officially. Archdais will also publish each submission at this date and will be working with many design platforms to attract publication opportunities.
13What are the modes of submissions?
The participants are requested to submit their work through mail on firstname.lastname@example.org in A1 size sheet in 150 DPI resolution formats. All the submissions will be taken digitally only.
14What should be the submission file size?
The file size should not exceed more than 10MB.
15What file name should be given to submission material?
The participants are requested to submit the files with their unique team code as its name. Follow the submission guidelines given in the brief carefully.
16What unit system should any participant adhere in case if anyone wants to show dimensions?
The participants are free to use any one of imperial or metric unit systems.
17What would the size of the sheet be?
The participants are required to use an A1 sheet i.e. (841 x 594 mm), (33.1 x 23.4 inch). The sheets must be composed in Landscape orientation, with the Unique Team Code on the top right corner.
18What should the participants do in case the payments are not available in our country?
We request the participants to send us the queries on email@example.com to get an alternate payment method. We would send you all the possible payment methods.
19What does the participant do when they don’t get a unique identification code after the payment is made?
In case of such a problem we request you to send us screenshot of your payment receipt to firstname.lastname@example.org with the “unique identification code” as subject matter within two working days of the transaction.
20Are any changes allowed to be made in the given apartment block?
Participants can make internal changes ex. internal wall alterations, Internal Door placements etc. are allowed. No changes to be made to the structural members of the apartment block ex. Column, Beam, shear walls etc. & external facade of the apartment block.
21Will all the participants will receive certificates for being part of the competition?
All the participants will receive digital certificates irrespective of the winners.
22What is a promocode? & How to get one? Is it mandatory for registration?
Through Promocode participants can avail discount on the competition fee. You can get it from an archdais influencer, or by tagging 5 friends in any recent post of the competition shared on social media handles of @archdais & @archdais.competitions . It is not mandatory for registration.
23Minimum number of teams eligible for Group Discount? & How to avail?
Minimum 5 Teams or more are eligible for group discount. Write us on email@example.com with number of teams willing to participate in the Competition. Archdais Team will guide you with the procedure.