Taiwan International Student Design Competition 2018
Total awards: 180000 $
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Contest info

Description

Organised by Taiwan Ministry of Education, the Taiwan International Student Design Competition aims to encourage international creative design exchange, to develop creative design talents and to express the international image of Taiwan attaching great importance to creative design.

This year's theme is: Breakthrough and Innovation.

There are four categories:

Product Design
Visual Design
Digital Animation
Service Design

Entrants can participate in the competition as individuals or in teams. The submissions must be original and created by the participants themselves.

The evaluation will be based on the digital files provided by the participants. The evaluation committee will select finalists for the final selection. Finalists will be asked to submit printouts and upload works for the Final Selection. Related information and the deadline will be noticed in the finalist announcement.

Number of winners

50

Status

completed

Start date

15 May 2018  -  15 October 2018

Registration

15 May 2018  -  16 July 2018

Voting

16 July 2018  -  15 October 2018

Awards

Product Design, Visual Design, and Digital Animation Category
Grand Prix (1 winner): NT$400,000 (approx. US$13,000), an awarding cup and a certificate
Gold Prize (1 winner for each category): NT$250,000 (approx. US$8,000), an awarding cup and a certificate
Silver Prize (1 winner for each category): NT$150,000 (approx. US$5,000), an awarding cup and a certificate
Bronze Prize (3 winners for each category): NT$60,000 (approx. US$2,000), an awarding cup and a certificate

Honorable Mention Prize (several winners for each category):
NT$10,000 (approx. US$330) and a certificate

International Design Association Special Prize:
NT$100,000 (approx. US$3,300), an awarding cup and a certificate

 
Service Design Category (Sponsored by iSee Taiwan Foundation):

Gold Prize (1 winner for each category): NT$250,000 (approx. US$8,000), an awarding cup and a certificate
Silver Prize (2 winner for each category): NT$150,000 (approx. US$5,000), an awarding cup and a certificate
Bronze Prize (4 winners for each category): NT$60,000 (approx. US$2,000), an awarding cup and a certificate

Honorable Mention Prize (several winners for each category):
NT$10,000 (approx. US$330) and a certificate

General rules

All participants must be students who currently enroll at senior high schools or above ( the participant must be born after May 12, 1988, and be younger than 30 years of age. For females who have given birth before year of 30 may have 2 years extension per birth.).
*Fresh graduates (graduate in June 2018) and new students (enroll school in September, 2018) are also eligible.
Additional rules for entrants:

  1. All entrants shall accept the regulations of TISDC. Participating qualifications or prizes will be cancelled if the violation is proved and the organizer shall have the rights to take actions.
  2. The entrants shall respect the evaluation and decisions made by the committee.
  3. If the participating works has been published, awarded or is under evaluation process in other competitions, the entrant shall clearly indicate the fact in the Affidavit and inform the organizer.
  4. Requests, lobbies, threats, bribes or other actions interfering in the evaluation are not allowed.
  5. The entrants shall agree to provide the detail information of the entries for future media coverage and exhibitions.
  6. The top three prizewinners of each category shall be present at the Award Ceremony. All travel expenses related to the award ceremony will be borne by the participants.

Other rules: https://www.tisdc.org/en/registration/terms
Entry evaluation criteria: https://www.tisdc.org/en/registration/evaluationOperationAwards
 
 
 

Restrictions

Age restriction: 20 / 30

Available for citizens: Worldwide