Industrial Design and Innovation

Dyson Awards 2014

The James Dyson Award is an international design award that celebrates, encourages and inspires the next generation of design engineers. The Award is open to current and recent design engineering students. It’s run by the James Dyson Foundation, James Dyson’s charitable trust, as part of its mission to inspire young people about design engineering.

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As you may be aware, the James Dyson Award recently opened for entries in New Zealand. It’s the fourteenth year this student design competition has run, and it’s now in 18 countries with a total prize pool of almost NZD$200K.

The brief is simple: “Design something that solves a problem”.

International winner:

£30,000 and £10,000 to their university department

National winner:

£2,000 to the best project in each country

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