Design Exchange – Emerging Designer Competition

Design Exchange (DX), and RBC Foundation announce the third edition of the Emerging Designer Competition (EDC) – the ONLY competition of its kind in Canada, where innovative design and entrepreneurialism intersect.

This exciting national competition provides an unparalleled opportunity for emerging Canadian designers to gain exposure, while celebrating the immense and diverse design talent in Canada.

The winner of EDC will receive a cash prize of $10,000 and will be partnered with a curatorial mentor to develop an exhibition for DX opening in November 2017 that will run through to Toronto’s internationally celebrated design week in January 2018. The overall winner will be selected by a panel of expert jurors who will review every eligible submissions.

The final day for submissions is September 1st 2017.

Participation is open to all Canadians across all design disciplines, between the ages of 18 and 35. Designers are asked to submit a digital copy of their portfolio, a copy of their CV, and a short biography.

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