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iF SOCIAL IMPACT PRIZE (free of charge)

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Student Awards

Big opportunities for talented young designers! One award, four topics, two seasons. We've combined our student awards into a single platform for more networking opportunities. This means that our student award no longer has categories but rather four specific tasks per season.

The six-month rotation and the regular update of topics allow us to keep in touch with the latest impulses. That means young designers have more opportunities to react and respond to current events. Our goal is to link the new generation of designers with industry more closely, and offer young talent a platform where they can express their creativity.

The first round of the iF DESIGN TALENT AWARD 2019 is open until 31 January 2019 - We are looking for the best ideas from students and young professionals around the world.

Are you a student or recent graduate? Find out more about our current topics for iF DESIGN TALENT AWARD 2019_01 in the following.

Student Awards


For the first period of the award, we expect new thinking, breathtaking ideas and the combination of creating new options without ignoring the existing problems.

These are the next 4 topics:

  1. WONDERLAND DESIGN PRIZE 2019 by iF – What iF yesterday’s baby products were adapted to fit the lives of tomorrow’s parents?
  2. HAIER DESIGN PRIZE 2019 by iF – Housekeeping in the New World: new designs for helpful household appliances
  3. What iF sharing was the new buying?
  4. What iF Virtual Reality could help you prepare for dangerous situations?

Learn more and apply here.

Registration period: October 2018 to 31 January 2019