The VDID Newcomers‘ Award offers prospective designers a platform for their work and support for a successful start in their careers. In 2017 for the first time the VDID (Association of German Industrial Designers) together with Koelnmesse opens the competition for newcomers in product/industrial design from all over the European Union. The award ceremony will be held at interzum trade fair 2017.
The VDID Newcomers‘ Award rewards outstanding student performance of young talents in product and industrial design. Submitted can be term or graduation work from the years 2015 to 2017 out of product/industrial design courses at colleges in the European Union. The design subject is free. Submitted can be projects from all branches. The closing date is 18 March 2017.
The three main prizes of equal value involve press and public relations work, a week-long workshop at Domaine de Boisbuchet in France and the presentation at interzum 2017. The award-winning objects will be shown from 16 to 19 May at the international trade fair. The award ceremony will be the final highlight of the conference VDID Industrial Design Day.