The Main motive of this competition was to design for this generation of entrepreneurs and their aspirations, a small scale collaborative startup business office for young entrepreneurs in Information & Technology - Sector.

We are proud to announce the winners and honourable mentions, along with a list of top 50 submissions shortlisted by the jury for ‘THE LUNCHBOX - rethinking office spaces in Indian’. 

We received an overwhelming response of around 1107+ registrations from all over the world. All the participants have shown a magnificent level of creativity and extraordinary approaches in designing. All the top 50 submissions are up for viewing on the website and published on various media platforms.

Winners Download Brief Download Certificate

Awards & Certifications

We invited everyone, irrespective of their professions or qualifications, to join the competition and present their ideas. Participants were free to submit multiple entries but each entry needed to be registered with a seperate email ID.

Alongside individual entries, team entries were also allowed. A team could have a maximum of three participants. Interdisciplinary teams were also welcomed to join. There was no age limit, however, entrants under 18 years of age had be lead or entered by someone over the age of 18.

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    1st Prize

    INR 125000 + Publication

    + Certification

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    2nd Prize

    INR 50000 + Publication

    + Certification

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    3rd Prize

    INR 25000 + Publication

    + Certification

15 Honorable mentions

Winners and honourable mentions & Top 50 are published on our website.

Queries and Questions:

In case you still have questions related to the briefs and the competition, please send them to All queries regarding registration process, fees, or payment should be sent on the same email address with ‘ENQUIRY’ as the subject.

Important Dates & Fees

Early Bird Registration

15th Jul - 01st Sep 2019

Indian National: INR 1500
Foreign National: USD 45

Standard Registration

31st Aug - 11th Oct 2019

Indian National: INR 1800
Foreign National: USD 60

Late Registration

10th Oct - 26th Oct 2019

Indian National: INR 2400
Foreign National: USD 75

Submissions Close

01st Nov 2019

Announcement of Winners

10th Jan 2020

Registration for the competition are closed. Results of the competition are announced.

How it Works?




Download the brief



Create an amazing design accordingly



Share your submission via mail on



Our jury panel will evaluate all the submissions



Winners will be awarded prize money & certificates


Ar. Karan Grover

Ar. Karan Grover

Principal Architect , KGA

Ar. Ishan Grover

Ar. Ishan Grover

Design Director , KGA

Ar. Bismaya Puhan

Ar. Bismaya Puhan

Project Architect , KGA

Patrik Schumacher

Patrik Schumacher

Principal Architect, Zaha Hadid Architects

Nils Fischer

Nils Fischer

Associate Director, Zaha Hadid Architects

Lei Zheng

Lei Zheng

Lead Designer, Zaha Hadid Architects

Shajay Bhooshan

Shajay Bhooshan

Sr. Associate, Zaha Hadid Architects

Media Partners

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