Welcome! Please find below many useful links and contacts. If you have questions, please contact us.

Requirement Guidelines and Resources
Qualifying Paper guidelines
Qualifying Project guidelines
Thesis Cover Page
Qualifying Paper/Project Cover Page
Guidelines for Submission of Thesis to Loeb Library
PDF Creation examples for Loeb Library
MDes Final Year Option Contract (PDF)
MDes Declaration of Advisor & Proposal Form for Qualifying Paper/Qualifying Project 2018-19 (PDF)
MDes Declaration of Advisor Form THESIS 18-19 Fall (PDF)
MDes degree paths for second year students 2018-19 (PDF of John May's PPT presentation)

Program-Related Links
MDes-Area-Head-Office-Hours
MDes Room Use Policies and Procedures 2018-19

Fellowships & Prizes
Gerald M. McCue Medal for highest overall academic record at the GSD
Dimitris Pikionis Award for outstanding academic performance by MDes student
Daniel L. Schodek Award for Technology and Sustainability (MDes students only)
Project Prize – awarded to student with the best project in any MDes area of concentration as judged by faculty
Digital Design Prize (call for submissions from Student Services in early May each year)
Leadership in Real Estate Award
Ferdinand Colloredo-Mansfeld Prize
Plimpton-Poorvu Design Prize

Program Staff
Margaret Moore de Chicojay, Program Administrator
mmoore@gsd.harvard.edu

Liz Thorstenson, Program Coordinator
thorstenson@gsd.harvard.edu