Design Talent 2016

More than 10 000 € is waiting for the best designers from the world. The competition is for everyone who is under 30 years old.

Submit your work

We are your stepping stone
into the world of design

More about the competition

Submit your application to the biggest design contest in Central Europe and show your strenght against international competition. You can get an internship in a prestigious design company and win € 4 000. Become the Design Talent 2016 and open the door to countless possibilities.

What are we competing for?

Main prize

3 000 €


300 €


1 000 € + intership


100 €
All prizes

Your time is running out!

Time to register for the contest is running out. You better submit your application now.


Apply for competition if you are not older than 30 years; works completed prior to January 1, 2011 are not eligible for submission.


Choose one of the five categories: Industrial design, Product design, Fashion design, Art design a Communication design.


Send your work in no later than February 15, 2016 and wait for the decision of the jury ...


Receive the Grand Prize on April 29, 2016 at the gala event at the Congress Centre in Zlín

Complete rules

Are you ready to become the Design Talent?

Do not hesitate and send your application today!
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How was the last year?

We had recieved a record of 633 submissions, we gave away €14,000 and the gala was attended by 560 people. The Grand Prize was awarded to Cornelius Comanns for his design of interior stairs Expanded stairs. For the first time, the contest became a part of ZLIN DESIGN WEEK.

Competition history

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