This year we are running a series of free in-person and online workshops with the purpose of delving deeper into some of the competition topics. Update: New workshop available - Don't miss your chance to apply!
SDA News & Events
On 24 September we officially launched the 2019/20 RSA Student Design Awards at the RSA House in London. Watch videos from the day to find out more about the briefs.
Educators are invited to join us at the RSA to hear from us and our industry partners about the 2019/20 RSA design briefs, new developments to the programme, and the support we offer tutors and students.
Calling all creative problem solvers: our 2019/20 design briefs have launched! Nine real-world challenges rooted in big societal problems, open to higher education students and recent graduates around the world.
This week finalists, judges, industry partners and friends filled the RSA for Designing our Futures: the 2019 RSA Student Design Awards Ceremony.
This is the 95th year the RSA has run the Student Design Awards and it did not disappoint!
Aug 2019 – Briefs launch online + registration opens
Mon 20 Jan 2020 – Competition opens for submissions via sda.thersa.org
4 pm GMT, Wed 12 Feb 2020 – Deadline for Early Bird submission at reduced entry fee of £25
4 pm GMT, Wed 11 Mar 2020 – Final deadline for online registration and submission (£35 entry fee)
Mar - May 2020 – Judging (2 stages: shortlisting and interviews with finalists)
June 2020 – Awards Ceremony