Design your dwelling contest.
Hosted by Dwell.com and Google SketchUp.
All the information in this link dwell contest
The theme is how your design makes your fell "at home in modern world". This contest about design an architecture building using several method example like overall design, carbon-footprint reduction, sustainability, cost-efficiency,material usage and authenticity. Special features to consider in the design which will be like climate, public access, waterfront, etc…
I just only know this news(to late) so the dateline is August 31. Just for information and if you faster designer you can enter this contest.