Design Competitions

  1. TIDA 2020

    TIDA 2020

    The Taipei International Design Award (TIDA) 2020 is now open for submissions.

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  2. James Dyson Award 2020

    James Dyson Award 2020

    The 2020 James Dyson Award, an international design award that celebrates, encourages and inspires the next generation of design engineers, is now open for submissions. The competition is open to current and recent design engineering students, and is run by the James Dyson Foundation.

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  3. Young Guns 18

    Young Guns 18

    The One Club for Creativity has opened the call for entries for Young Guns 18, celebrating international creative professionals age 30 or younger.

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  4. Polestar Design Contest

    Polestar Design Contest

    The Polestar Design Contest brief tasks entrants with designing a new type of vehicle that stretches the boundaries of imagination without entering the realms of fantasy. Looking ahead 20 years it could be a car or it could be something else.

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  5. Creative Communication Award 2020

    Creative Communication Award 2020

    The Creative Communication Award (C2A) is an international award program, and promotional platform for communication designers, agencies, graphic designers, freelancers, digital media designers, and for the world-wide creative community.

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  6. Next Creative Leaders 2020

    Next Creative Leaders 2020

    The Next Creative Leaders is a portfolio competition that identifies, celebrates and gives a global platform to talented womxn and non-binary creatives who are making their mark on the world with both their work and a unique point of view on creative leadership that's changing the industry for the better.

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  7. SBID Awards 2020

    SBID Awards 2020

    The 2020 SBID International Design Awards are open for submissions through June 12. Considered one of the most prestigious accolades in interior design, the SBID Awards bring together the world's finest interior design projects across a range of categories.

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  8. Peace Motion Graphics Competition 2020

    Peace Motion Graphics Competition 2020

    Entries are now open for the 2020 Peace Motion Graphics Competition. Organized by the Sunhak Peace Prize Foundation, the competition aims to raise awareness of the various themes of peace around the world and expand the culture of peace.

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  9. Brightness Illustration Award 2020

    Brightness Illustration Award 2020

    The second Brightness Illustration Award is now open for entries. The Brightness competition is a non-profit event open to both amateur and professional artists internationally.

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  10. Heimtextil New and Next University Competition 2021

    Heimtextil New & Next University Competition 2021

    Heimtextil, the international trade fair for home textiles, is calling for submissions for its 2021 New & Next University Competition. The contest is open to international universities specialized in textile design.

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  11. Hong Kong International Poster Triennial 2020

    Hong Kong International Poster Triennial 2020

    Now in its seventh edition, the Hong Kong International Poster Triennial (HKIPT) is a major event of the Hong Kong Heritage Museum and Hong Kong Designers Association.

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  12. Warming Huts 2021

    Warming Huts 2021

    Submissions are now open for the 2021 Warming Huts: Art + Architecture Competition. This call for entries is open to architects, students of architecture, landscape architects, interior designers, artists and industrial designers who have a proven portfolio of design work.

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  13. Spark Design Awards 2020

    Spark Design Awards 2020

    Submissions are open for the 2020 Spark Design Awards. The competition encourages fresh thinking and innovation across all design disciplines and levels of expertise.

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  14. Andreu World International Design Contest 2020

    Andreu World International Design Contest 2020

    The 2020 edition of the Andreu World International Design Competition is now open for submissions. Entrants are asked to design a chair and/or table under a single premise: sustainable design.

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  15. 2020 Europe 40 Under 40

    2020 Europe 40 Under 40

    The 2020 Europe 40 Under 40, an annual awards program that celebrates the next new talented generation of European architects and designers, is now open for entries.

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