Harbor School Project Wins 2014 Waterfront Center Award!

oyster dock at harbor school


M.A.S.T. Center Wins Best Overall New Project in International Competition

“The Excellence on the Waterfront Awards Program was initiated in 1987 with grants from the National Endowment for the Arts Design Arts Program and the National Marine Manufacturers Association. The honor awards were developed to recognize top quality design and development work. Entries are accepted from around the world for comprehensive plans, built projects and student work.”

– The Waterfront Center

Services provided by Outside New York to help develop this project:

– Project Management to bridge the needs of the school with requirements for a NYC Department of Education space;
– Fundraising and grant-writing yielding over $4M;
-Long Range planning to secure the Lease of the space and potential future phases of growth;
– Facilitate input of school staff and project designers to ensure the building can function as a center for the Harbor School’s Aquaculture, SCUBA, Vessel Operations and Boat Maintenance programs;
– Organize and oversee initial phase of on-water student programs at Governors Island.

Visit the Waterfront Center here to see the Awards slide show


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