About the program/Scholarship:
The iF Social Impact Prize invites companies, design studios, NGOs, foundations, public and other organizations to participate with their projects that contribute to our society in the competition for 2018. The prize aims to publish and support projects that have an impact on our society without charging any fees, and help make these projects reach the global design community.
About iF Design Award?
Each year, iF International Forum Design organizes one of the world’s most celebrated and valued design competitions: the iF Design Award. Recognized as a symbol of design excellence around the world, the iF Design Award welcomes over 5,000 submissions from70 countries every year.
 Application is free of charge
 Projects will be published in the iF World Design Guide forever
 Projects can be updated with new photos, videos and information
 Projects will be introduced to a global design community, media and the design interested public
 Winning a share of €50,000 in prize money
 Companies, design studios, NGOs, foundations, public and other organizations are welcome to participate
 Student concepts will not be accepted
 Projects should already be established and participants can apply with the same project a maximum of 2 times
 All projects that contribute to solving the most urgent challenges of our time and help to improve conditions are welcome to be submitted. When published, the project must already be implemented
 If you can answer one or more of the following questions with “Yes”, you can enter your project:
- Was it already implemented?
Does it reflect moral-ethical standards?
Does it strengthen group relations?
Does it create a positive experience?
Does it balance effort and use value?
Project Categories (The UN sustainable development goals):
 No poverty
 Zero hunger
 Good health and well-being
 Quality education
 Gender equality
 Clean water and sanitation
 Affordable and clean energy
 Decent work and economic growth
 Industry, innovation and infrastructure
 Reduced inequalities
 Sustainable cities and communities
 Responsible consumption and production
 Climate action
 Life below water
 Life on land
United Arab Emirates, Bahrain, Djibouti, Algeria, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Comoros, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Mauritania, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Somalia, Syria, Tunisia, Yemen
Age: Not specific
How to Apply:
Register on the website to participate with your project for free, as it should include:
 Project description (650 words maximum)
 PDF file (5 MB maximum)
 Project link
 Project video (optional)
 Images’ size must be 15 megapixel, with “Landscape” as a format and “RGB” as color mode