The Award will be given in the following categories:
3.1 CATEGORY A : RESIDENTIAL PROJECTS
3.1.1 Category A-1
SINGLE FAMILY RESIDENTIAL PROJECTS
Single, Individual Units
3.1.2 Category A-2
MULTIPLE FAMILY RESIDENTIAL COMPLEXES
Multi-stories Units, Apartments, Flats, Mass Housing, Low Income
3.2 CATEGORY B : PUBLIC AMENITY BUILDINGS
3.2.1 Category B-1
PUBLIC AMENITY: COMMERCIAL BUILDINGS
Office Buildings and Shopping Centers
3.2.2 Category B-2
PUBLIC AMENITY: RESORT BUILDINGS
Resorts, Leisure Buildings, Hotels, etc.
3.2.3 Category B-3
PUBLIC AMENITY: SOCIAL / INSTITUTIONAL BUILDINGS
Institutional and Religious Buildings, Schools, Hospitals, Health Care, Facilities, Community Centers, etc.
3.2.4 Category B-4
Sports Complexes, Stadium, Airports, etc.
3.3 CATEGORY C : INDUSTRIAL BUILDINGS
Facilities and Warehouses.
3.4 CATEGORY D : CONSERVATION PROJECTS
Restoration, Adaptive Re-use, Projects which conserve or restore the Architectural Heritage of Asian countries.
3.5 CATEGORY E: SOCIAL RESPONSIBLE ARCHITECTURE
Responsible Architecture relating to:
- Accessibility and Universal Design
- Climatic and Environmental Change
- Disaster Risk Reduction and Disaster Post-construction
- Planning with the local community to re-regenerate and to revitalizing the community
- through cultural heritage
- Sustainable Low Cost Regeneration of existing Social Housing and Community
3.6 CATEGORY F: SUSTAINABILITY
Sustainable Architecture relating to preserving biodiversity and ecosystems; increasing productivity by using less resources; beautifying the context; enhancing air and water quality; promoting better health and wellness; reducing stress on the infrastructure; conserving natural resources; maximizing economic potential; saving costs; reducing waste; contributing to green industry and provide better lives for all.