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UPDATE: We have a winner! Check out our recap of the competition.

Join the Movement!

Are you passionate about making Hartford cleaner, greener and healthier? This competition is for you! Hartford is in the middle of a green revolution, and the 2018 DREAM GREEN: Design Solutions for Hartford Competition encourages “pop-up” projects that beautifully transform underused spaces. One lucky winner will win $1,000!

Who Can Participate?

Anyone can apply! Feel free to apply as an individual or form a team to tackle this challenge. The application is in the “Helpful Resources” section on this page. 

Check out this grand prize!

Enter to win $1,000 for your green idea! The City may also consider turning your idea into reality by building out your design using the information you provide. So, apply for a chance to win, and make your green dream for Hartford come true!

Helpful Resources

Application
Sample Application
Competition Process
Official Contest Rules
Q&A Presentation

Interested in helping out?

We’re looking for ambassadors and community champions to help spread the word or mentor. Let us know if you’re interested, and contact us below.


The 2018 Dream Green, Hartford EcoDesign Competition is funded with the generous support of the Connecticut Institute for Resilience and Climate Adaptation and hosted by the City of Hartford Mayor’s Office of Sustainability.

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