Taipei is a lively and advancing city. In order to convey to the world the quality image of "Design in Taipei", Taipei City Government organizes the Design Competition "Taipei International Design Award".

Taipei International Design Award serves as a creative design exchange platform to discover creative works with commercial potential. Participants are encourages to use universal design to improve the city's economic, social, environmental, and cultural development by providing its users with a safer, harmonious, and more convenient lifestyle.

There are three main categories in which you can participate:

Industrial Design - Industrial design refers to works that can be mass-produced, including transportation tools, equipments, daily utilities and household goods, IT and home appliances, fashionables, etc.

Visual Communication Design - Visual communication includes identity, posters, packaging and publications.

Public Space Design - Encompass spaces for public usage, governmental buildings and certain private establishments.

Entries must be original creations of the contestants completed after June 30, 2014.

There is no entry fee for this Design Competition.

It's free to enter!

Who can enter?

Creative designers, teachers and students of design schools, and people with design passion from around the globe are invited to submit they works in this competition individually or as a group (each group is limited to five members) with one member as main correspondent.


The Golden Award will receive prizes amounting to 500,000 NTD tnat's approximatly 15,320 USD. The Golden / Silver / Bronze winners will also receive a trophy and a certificate of recognition.

Official website

For all further informations about the Taipei International Design Award 2016 visit the following official website:


Call for Applications Info


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