The Kaplicky Internship is a program providing future and recent architecture graduates from Czech universities an opportunity to spend three months on a paid internship in a prestigious London studio. They have the chance to work on projects under the auspices of renowned architects and gain valuable work experience.
Applications for the year 2021 will be opened in May 2021.
How to participate
The participant will be chosen through an architectural competition on a theme of their choosing during the last years of their university studies (third year of bachelor studies or later) or during the first year after graduation. The winner of the 2020 competition will be awarded an internship at David Chipperfield Architects in London and provided with airfare and pocket money for the stay. The past years winners spent their internships at the following studios: Eva Jiricna Architects (2015), Zaha Hadid Architects (2016), Allies and Morrison (2017), Adjaye Associates (2018), Heatherwick Studio (2019) and David Chipperfield Architects (2020).
The dates of the internship are arranged individually depending on the schedules of the applicant and the studio.