The RSA Student Design Awards is a competition for emerging designers that’s been running since 1924.
We challenge students and recent graduates to tackle pressing social, environmental and economic issues through design thinking.
Key dates 2020-21
Aug 2020: Briefs launch, registration opens
25 Jan 2021: Submissions open
10 Feb, 4pm GMT: Early bird submissions deadline (£25 entry fee)
10 Mar, 4pm GMT: Final submissions deadline (£35 entry fee)
Mar – May: Judging (2 stages: shortlisting and interviews with finalists)
29 Jun: Awards ceremony
See all the 2020-21 design briefs
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