Congratulations to Prof. Ayman Ismail and Eng. Aya Mostafa from the School of Engineering for their achievement at the prestigious Tamayouz Excellence Award for its Dewan Award for Architecture 2021. The award aimed to design a sanctuary for homeless underage girls, as well as older female teens (4-18 yrs old), seeking proposals that were mindful of the existing urban fabric, as well as providing a safe and comfortable space for the girls that support their health, educational and psychosocial needs and helps them to achieve their potential. The competition was to submit proposals for a girls’ sanctuary in Iraq. And the team won 3rd Place as they were shortlisted among the top 20 selected out of 162 submissions from 40 countries received this year. The Award involves a cash prize and a trip to Jordan to receive the award.