The award of the Professor Albert Speer - Foundation 2022 "Future City and Landscape - Strategies and Projects on Urban Resilience and Climate Change" continues the foundation's tradition of funding and rewards theses that have dealt with future issues of city and landscape.


The Professor Albert Speer – Foundation was established in 1994 by Prof. Albert Speer. The Foundation’s mission is to support and educate students and graduates in the fields of architecture and planning who have not yet turned 35. Fellowship holders are supported in realizing outstanding projects and the Foundation also advances architecture and planning at the international level.

Management Board and Board of Trustees

Gerda Schneider and Prof. em. Dr. Bernd Scholl are on the board of the Professor Albert Speer  Foundation. The Board of Trustees is composed of Dipl.-Ing. Friedbert Greif, managing partner of AS+P Albert Speer + Partner GmbH, and former city building councillor Hanskarl Protzmann.


The Foundation’s mission is to realize cultural and scientific events, projects in the applied arts, lectures, courses and other events of a cultural or scientific nature or in the applied arts or teaching – in the overall field of architecture and planning. Prizes are bestowed for outstanding achievements and scholarships awarded to promote young researchers in the fields of architecture and planning.