Design Competitions

  1. Design Against War

    Design Against War

    EMERGENCY, in partnership with SOSDesign, has launched a call for ideas for design projects that will contribute to the organization's main aim of providing high-quality medical and surgical care to victims of war, landmines and poverty.

    deadline (2 days left)
  2. Young Guns 17

    Young Guns 17

    The One Club for Creativity is calling for entries for Young Guns 17, the industry's only global, cross-disciplinary, portfolio-based awards competition that identifies and celebrates today's vanguard of creatives age 30 and under.

    deadline (3 days left)
  3. D&AD New Blood Shift London 2019

    D&AD New Blood Shift London 2019

    D&AD's life-changing program, New Blood Shift London, is now open for applications. The free 12-weeknight school is designed to provide young people without higher education with a foothold into the creative industries.

    deadline (6 days left)
  4. iF Design Talent Award 2019

    iF Design Talent Award 2019

    Submissions are now open for the second phase of the 2019 iF Design Talent Award. Students and graduates of all courses in the field of Design and Architecture are invited to submit their visionary solutions, ideas and concepts.

    deadline (8 days left)
  5. IFI GAP 2019

    IFI GAP 2019

    The International Federation of Interior Architects/Designers has announced its inaugural Global Awards Program (IFI GAP). The Awards will recognize design excellence at the global level.

    deadline (8 days left)
  6. Blooom Award by Warsteiner 2019

    Blooom Award by Warsteiner 2019

    Blooom Award by Warsteiner 2019, Germany's largest open international young artist award, is open for submissions. The competition is open to any discipline of artistic expression and to submissions from all around the world.

    deadline (8 days left)
  7. Samsung Mobile Design Competition 2019

    Samsung Mobile Design Competition 2019

    Samsung and Dezeen have launched a design competition to challenge professional and student designers to imagine how we will use mobile devices in the future and present fresh perspectives on how Galaxy smartphones, tablets, and wearables could evolve.

    deadline (12 days left)
  8. Next Creative Leaders 2019

    Next Creative Leaders 2019

    Next Creative Leaders identifies, celebrates and gives a global platform to talented creative women who are making their mark on the world with both game changing work and a unique point of view on creative leadership that is changing the industry for the better.

    deadline (17 days left)
  9. Play_Street Ideas Competition 2019

    Play_Street Ideas Competition 2019

    PLAY_STREET is an open international ideas competition to re-imagine the urban street as a play space. The challenge of the competition is to design or plot a set of playful and performative activities that claims the street as a public space, a PLAY space.

    deadline (17 days left)
  10. AIA Film Challenge 2019

    AIA Film Challenge 2019

    Enter the fifth annual AIA Film Challenge and highlight the ways architects have collaborated with civic leaders to build resilient and sustainable communities.

    deadline (20 days left)
  11. Designer for Making Policy Public

    Designer for Making Policy Public

    The Center for Urban Pedagogy (CUP) is seeking collaborators for the next four issues of Making Policy Public.

    deadline (20 days left)
  12. AERIAL FUTURES - Call for Papers

    AERIAL FUTURES: Call for Papers

    The AERIAL FUTURES: Living Laboratories Symposium examines the confluence of urban elements within the airport landscape-transportation, commerce, public space and technological interfaces-and how Asian airports introduce alternatives for life in transit.

    deadline (23 days left)
  13. Pure Talents Contest 2020

    Pure Talents Contest 2020

    The seventeenth Pure Talents Contest, an internationally renowned design competition for young designers, is now open for submissions.

    deadline (1 month left)
  14. UniBap Pocket Park

    UniBap Pocket Park

    University Baptist Church, Charlottesville, VA, has launched a design competition to envision a welcoming park between the church parking lot and West Main St., Charlottesville.

    deadline (2 months left)
  15. Frame Awards 2020

    Frame Awards 2020

    The third Frame Awards is now open for submissions. Interior designers, makers, and clients from all over the world are invited to submit their best interiors and spatial work.

    deadline (2 months left)
  16. PAVE Student Design Competition 2019

    PAVE Student Design Competition 2019

    The PAVE Student Design Competition promotes 'real-world' design experience for college-level students interested in pursuing careers in the retail design industry.

    deadline (3 months left)
  17. Andreu World International Design Contest 2019

    Andreu World International Design Contest 2019

    Submissions are now open for the 19th Andreu World International Design Contest. The competition is open both to design students and to professionals, without age limit.

    deadline (4 months left)
  18. CLUE Edition 05

    CLUE Edition 05

    CLUE has launched its annual competition under the theme of Light & Disruption, exploring the role of light in emergencies.

    deadline (4 months left)
  19. Green Product Award 2020

    Green Product Award 2020

    The seventh Green Product Award is now open for submissions. The Award offers a platform for established companies, start-ups & students who are distinguished by their products and services in terms of design, innovation, and sustainability and who want to present themselves on the German market.

    deadline (5 months left)
  20. Design that Educates Awards 2020

    Design that Educates Awards 2020

    The 2020 Design that Educates Awards (DtEA) is now open for submissions. The Award recognizes, showcases, and promotes globally the best ideas and implementations of architecture and design that can educate.

    deadline (6 months left)
  21. A' Design Awards 2020

    A' Design Awards 2020

    The 2020 A' Design Award is now open for submissions. The competition aims to create a global appreciation and awareness for good design by promoting the very best design work from all design disciplines and all countries.

    deadline (7 months left)