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Brief 3: Bridging the divide

How might we harness social media to bridge societal divides by supporting social connection, collective action and reducing polarisation? 

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

Design briefs

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