4th Annual Healthier Design Innovation Contest

For the first year, we are extending the contest to students outside of the United States. To be eligible to enter, you must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree-seeking design program. We will choose winners who exemplify healthy material innovation and advocacy in design. Entries can include models, prototypes, artwork or visual media. We also require documentation of the design process through pictures, drawings/short videos, etc. Another important requirement is an annotated life-cycle diagram summarizing the carbon impact of your design in order to understand how your design responds to the current global climate emergency.

SOWED CONTEST- #designercall

Features the design of a clutch bag designed for the women ! 👛 The clutch bags will be taken by Sartoria Sanvittore, a project of the Alice non-profit social cooperative that involves women in custody, and will be available for a Sowed Christmas fundraising. What are you waiting for, Designer , gather together! HOW TO PARTICIPATE⬇️ 🔹 WHO CAN APPLY: The competition is aimed at #fashiondesigners of all ages and nationalities. 🔹WHAT WE ASK: We ask to realize the design of a beauty clutch bag designed for the bride and not only. That it is #ecosustainable, light, capacious and not bulky. In linen, hemp and cotton fabric, with a simple closure. Possibly involving the theme of the "Women Respect". 🔹 HOW TO APPLY: send the sketch with the description of your creative idea to info@sowed.org, indicating the size specifications and accessories, the application form filled out in its entirety and image of the clutch (specific formats are not chosen) Check out the complete rules at: http://bit.ly/2LLReGY 📥 ✅1. Present your creative idea ✅2. Complete the application form ✅3. Send the project and the form to info@sowed.com Enza Deadline Competition: 22 July 2019 Vincitore Winner proclamation: 25 July 2019 The # winner of the #contest will see its design as the protagonist of a video disseminated through the social and offline channels of #SOWED  and will have a supply of fabrics 100% Made in Italy to create its own collection by Manifatture Tessili Prete, a leading company in the production of linen, hemp, cotton and blends for various brands of clothing and linen for the home. The company will also supply textiles, 100% natural yarns, to produce the clutch bags, which will be made by Sartoria Sanvittore, a project of the Alice non-profit social cooperative, inside the laboratories at the Penitentiary Institutes of San Vittore and Bollate, dove women are detainees, who through their work try to reintegrate into society, persecute ethics and legality. The initiative has reached the partnership of Road to Green, which will make its opinion about the ethics and sustainability of the projects made. Founder and President Sowed Onlus: Veronica Bello Press Office: Barbara Molinario - DBG Management & Consulting srl

2019 World of WearableArt Awards: Enter Our World

World of WearableArt (WOW) is an internationally renowned design competition that attracts entries from over 40 countries each year. Anything that is wearable art can find a place on the stage, as long as it is original, innovative and well executed. 

Total Prize: $187,500

MA Scholarship at Istituto Marangoni

Istituto Marangoni partners with Poliform UK to offer a brand new scholarship that will cover 50% of the tuition fee, valid for the MA in Interior Design, Product Design, Fashion Design Womenswear, Luxury Accessories Design and Management starting in Feb 2019.

Total Prize: $ 10,000.00

2019 Susan Beech Mid-Career Grant

Art Jewelry Forum (AJF) is calling for applications for the 2019 Susan Beech Mid-Career Grant. Established by San Francisco-based jewelry collector Susan Beech, the objective of this $20,000 grant is to recognize a mid-career artist who has made a substantial contribution to the field...

Total Prize: $20,000


We dress in a culture-neutral way. Some of us have never tried on a national costume. Some of us have been around many places and have no idea what the national dress would even be.

Total Prize: 1000 €

TSLIQUID International Contest 2018

ITSLIQUID GROUP, a communication platform for contemporary art, architecture and design, is proud to present ITSLIQUID International Contest - 6th Edition 2018. The contest is a great opportunity to present your works in galleries and art spaces in the most influential cities in the world. Taking part in ITSLIQUID Contest, you can win the participation in contemporary art exhibitions in Venice during the 58th Art Biennale 2019, in New York City, Bogotá and Buenos Aires, interviews and featured articles on specialized magazines and platforms, one year contracts for the representation in influential art galleries.

Total Prize: 100.000€