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Young Designers Award 2019

Published: 14 January, 2019

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Young Designers Award 2019

The 2019 INSCAPE YOUNG DESIGNERS AWARD BRIEF will include younger age groups, Young Designer Awards workshops for teachers and extended prize offerings. The project for 2019 requires the creation of a monument celebrating the future of your country. The competition will require each entry to complete three challenges as part of the design process. The competition will be extended globally in 2019. Registration to participate will open 1st March 2019. On registration, further instructions will be revealed. To see 2018 YDA winners, click here

Get in touch with us for whole school registrations and teacher workshops. 

2019 Brief: Create a monument celebrating the future of your country.

What is a monument? A statue, building, or other structure erected to commemorate a notable person or event.

Can you INtuitively think outside the box?

Can your INtense focus translate into an INteresting design?

Can your design INspire INfluential, INformative, and INtoxicating change?

Are you the INventor of your future?

Process

Register for the Inscape Young Designers Award

    1. Go to www.inscape.ac/youngdesignersaward 
    2. We will send you additional information, tips and tricks and workshop dates for you to attend to assist you with your submission.

Research cultures and sub cultures associated with your country

    1. Consider how you and your family and friends perceive your country
    2. Think about the possible future of your country – what could it be?
    3. Ask people in your community what they think

Conceptualise a number of visual solutions to represent your thinking.

    1. This should be rough work.
    2. Draw, build, create, stick, carve. (use your hands – not a computer).
    3. Present these solutions to your teachers, parents and friends to get their feedback

Review the feedback you have received

    1. Refine your final solution for submission.
    2. Use any medium or format to represent your monument.
    3. Prepare a digital version of your solution. Take good quality photo’s.

Submit your final solution via our platform

The competition accepts registrations in South Africa and the United Arab Emirates

Entries close 30th April 2019

Winners will be announced on 18th May 2019.

The Award is open to 8 -18 year olds. Entrants should be 8-18 years old on the 30th April 2019.

Winners will be announced for:

    • 2019 Inscape Young Designer Award
    • Most innovative solution
    • Most creative solution
    • Most culturally sensitive solution

 

Prizes

SOUTH AFRICA:

  • Grand prize of R50 000 cash (R25 000 for the winner and R25 000 for their respective school). In addition, an Inscape online OFFSITE courses for the winner, five friends and their teacher is on offer.
  • Spot prizes for category winners and top ten finalists will be awarded.
  • All finalists will receive certificates of recognition

UNITED ARAB EMIRATES:

  • Full Scholarship to enrol at Inscape including Tuition Fee and Study Pack to the value of AED48 000 for the 2019 Inscape Young Designer and a Full Scholarship to enrol at Inscape including Tuition Fee and Study Pack to the value of AED48 000 for the respective school to award.
  • Spot prizes for category winners and top ten finalists will be awarded.
  • All finalists will receive certificates of recognition