Student Competition

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Contacts: Sarah Weber
(202) 266-8654
sweber@nahb.org

Zach Riley
(202) 266-8941
zriley@nahb.org

The annual NAHB Student Competition is one of the highlights of the International Builders' Show (IBS). The competition gives students the opportunity to apply skills learned in the classroom to a real construction company by completing a management project/proposal. Proposals are submitted to a group of construction company executives who act as judges. At IBS, students defend their proposals to the judges in front of an audience.

The 2020 competition will be held Jan. 20-22 at IBS 2020 in Las Vegas.

Participants can sign up to tour the New American Home.

Register for the Student Competition Residential Educators Workshop at IBS.

For information on the 2020 competition, please see the categories below.

2020 Student Competitions

Students from Michigan State accept the award for the 2019 Four Year programs student competition
Michigan State University is the reigning 2019 champion of the competition for four-year college programs.

Four-Year Programs

Four-Year Programs

Michigan State University is the reigning 2019 champion of the competition for four-year college programs.
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Students from the Pennsylvania College of Technology accept the award for winning the Associates Program 2019 student competition
Pennsylvania College of Technology won the 2019 student competition for Associate, or two-year, degree programs.

Associate Programs

Associate Programs

Pennsylvania College of Technology won the 2019 student competition for Associate, or two-year, degree programs.
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Students from Shadow Ridge High School (Ariz.) accept the award for winning the Architecture category in the Secondary programs competition in 2019
Shadow Ridge High School (Ariz.) took home the top prize in the 2019 student competition for Secondary programs in the Architecture category.

Secondary Programs - Architecture

Secondary Programs - Architecture

Shadow Ridge High School (Ariz.) took home the top prize in the 2019 student competition for Secondary programs in the Architecture category.
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Students from Shelby County High School (Ky.) receive the first place award in the 2019 student competition for secondary programs, construction management category
Shelby County High School (Ky.) is the reigning 2019 champion of the Construction Management category in the student competition for Secondary programs.

Secondary Programs – Construction Management

Secondary Programs – Construction Management

Shelby County High School (Ky.) is the reigning 2019 champion of the Construction Management category in the student competition for Secondary programs.
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