Original design related to this year’s theme of “inclusiveness”
(Design for Everyone)
Qualification Any Korean designer currently aged 34 and under
Any Korean designer currently aged 34 and under who is studying or working in Korea
Design Type All types of design excluding food and music
KSYDA hopes that young designers
express their creative and innovative ideas across different fields
How to Apply Official Website
Application only via official website, document submission required
Submission Form Design & Design Introduction
Up to three illustrations of design or design concept
(JPG files less than 2MB)
*Please submit video through URL link.
Design Introduction and Personal Statement in both Korean and English
* Selected participants will be required to submit a mock-up prototype of the design accompanied by a presentation
* Selected participants will be contacted in April
- The copyright of the work submitted belongs to the submitter in accordance with copyright law.
- The submitter shall be responsible for all copyright issues regarding the work submitted.
Participants are not allowed to request for withdrawal and return of entries until pre-competition schedule is completed.
Winners shall allow Organizer to use the work to the extent necessary to achieve the purpose and objective of the contest.
Design Introduction file can be modified in [Application Status/ Edit] until the end of application.
Submitted works can be modified in [Application Status/ Edit] until application period is closed.
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It is recommended that the applicant completes the registration process in advance, as the system may not be highly functional on the last day of application due to high traffic.
Evaluate design and personal statement
* Selected participants may be required to submit a prototype accompanied by a presentation
(*Selected participants will be contacted in April )
Final Winner Announcement
Evaluation Criteria All submitted works will be reviewed according to the following criteria, regardless of category:
Does the project offe r a new solution
to a problem in a creative and simple approach?
Does the project consider and incorporate beauty
that is relevant and/or functional?
How is this year’s theme “Inclusiveness” reflected
and expressed through the project?
Is the project commercially viable and/or capable of
bringing a positive impact to the society?
The three final winners will receive the prize.