Design Council launched a national call for entries for Design Council's Ones to Watch - a search for 70 talented designers of the future to showcase as part of its 70th anniversary celebrations.
Design Council is inviting emerging designers from any discipline and any background to apply for the accolade - from students to practitioners, product designers to up-and-coming architects.
The criteria emphasises innovation, ambition and vision. Entrants must also display the potential to contribute to the creative economy and build the UK's reputation as a leading design nation.
The deadline for submissions is October 1, 2014.