Competitions

If your folio has cobwebs, your bank balance is a little low, or your CV is looking p-r-e-t-t-y empty, it’s time to enter some design competitions. Some have cash prizes, some have fame, all can go on your resume. We’ve collated the best from around the world for you to enter, enjoy!

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Museum Of Typography 5th Poster Contest

Following the great success of the 4th International Poster Contest about Typography, with 570 entries from 51 countries, the Museum of Typography in Chania (Greece) expands its field of interest and invites..

Sep 30, via typography-museum.gr


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Typography Day 2020 Logo Design Competition

The Industrial Design Centre (IDC) of the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay is currently accepting entries for the Typography Day 2020 Logo Design Competition. You are invited to design a logo for Typography Day 2020 so that it expresses the theme of the event – “Typographic Dialogues: Local-Global“.  As the conference is being held in Beirut, Lebanon it is encouraged to include the context of Beirut, Lebanon in the design of logo. The winning logo will be used as the official visual identity of the Typography Day 2020 event — scheduled for 28th February—1st March, 2020 in Beirut, Lebanon. In addition to the winning design, a total of six (6) Runner Up designs will be selected.

Sep 30, via typoday.in


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Graphic Design Festival Scotland 2019 – International Poster Competition

The 2019 International Poster competition of the Graphic Design Festival Scotland is open for entry to both students and professionals. This competition aims to showcase and celebrate contemporary poster design from around the world. The best 3 posters will be awarded with monetary prizes. The 1st Place prize is £500.

Oct 10, via graphicdesignfestivalscotland.com


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10th International Creative Media Award

The ICMA (International Creative Media Award) provides an overview of four areas of contemporary graphic design: corporate media, corporate design, book and magazine design. The aim of the competition..

Oct 10, via icma-award.com


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CommArts 2020 Interactive Competition

Enter the most prestigious design competition for interactive media, the Communication Arts Interactive Competition. Any interactive project created for digital distribution on desktop, interactive installation, handheld device, online service or the World Wide Web is eligible.

Oct 11, via commarts.com


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iF Design Award 2020

The iF Design Award is one of the most important design prizes in the world. For 66 years, designers and manufacturers have strived to win the internationally renowned iF label for design. Winning an iF..

Oct 18, via ifworlddesignguide.com


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Typography Day 2020 Poster Design Competition

The Industrial Design Centre (IDC) of the Indian Institute of Technology Bombay is currently accepting entries for the Typography Day 2020 Poster Design Competition. The Competition is themed: Typographic Dialogues: Local-Global, thus open for poster designs that represent the theme. Winning entries will be published as a book and displayed in an exhibition during the Typography Day 2020 event – scheduled for 28th February—1st March, 2020 in Beirut, Lebanon. The winners are entitled to free participation (workshop expenses and food) during the “Typography Seminar and Workshop” on 28th, 29th of February and 1st of March 2020.

Oct 31, via typoday.in


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International Compost Awareness Week 2020 Poster Contest

International Compost Awareness Week’s Committee invites you to get involved in ICAW 2020 and participate in the 18th Annual Poster Contest. The ICAW 2019 Poster Contest theme is: Soil Loves Compost. The successful poster winner will receive a $500 prize and the winning poster will be used to promote International Compost Awareness Week, 3—9 May, 2020.

Nov 01, via compostfoundation.org


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Andreu World International Design Contest 2019

Since 2000, Andreu World has been holding a juried competition to showcase unique and innovative seating and table design solutions. This event has established itself on the international scene by becoming..

Nov 29, via andreuworld.com


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4th International Contest of the Theatrical Poster

Odessa Breeze is hosting its 4th International Contest of the Theatrical Poster and calling for works worldwide. The aim of the contest is the further development of theatrical poster as an art form, the strengthening of the international cultural ties, providing opportunities for participation for artists. The Jury will select about 70 posters for further exposition. The place and time of this exhibition are yet to be announced.

Jan 15, via postercontest.org


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Indigo Design Award 2020

Marly Group Limited is calling for submissions for the Indigo Design Award 2020 competition — open worldwide. Most design competitions will tell you that by joining them, you will become the best. The hosts of the Indigo Award competition say that when you join them, they become the best. They are the prism through which your vision, innovation, and prodigy shine through. They exist to encourage and promote your creativity. Whether you are a student, agency, freelancer or design enthusiast with a flair for the original and a desire to step outside the box, you are invited to submit your best works to the competition.

Feb 29, via indigoaward.com


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Ecuador Poster Bienal 2020 Competition

The Ecuador Poster Bienal (EPB) is calling for posters, for its 2020 competition and accepts designs from all parts of the world. Design students, graphic designers, architecture, artists, photographers and visual communicators in general can participate, regardless of age or nationality, with posters printed between January 2018 and June 2020. Gold, Silver, Bronze and commendations be awarded in each category.

May 01, via ecuadorposterbienal.com


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