We are proud to announce that our Part II student, Elena Liskova has been awarded the 2019 / 2020 Santander Scholarship from the University of Plymouth for further architectural research that would enhance her academic and professional development.
She recently completed her Master’s Degree final dissertation in “Earth: A solution for the refurbishment in the climate crisis age”, received First Class Honours for it and has being selected to be published in the University of Plymouth academic journal.
As a result, Elena demonstrated exceptional potential in alternative building techniques as a way to address climate changes urgencies and the judges were impressed. The scholarship will enable her to attend 3 days practical workshop in Brighton on construction of dwellings with earth. The workshop is a natural progression into her career and affiliates with our practice ethos of sustainable design.