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Deadline Extended – Open Call: Human City Design Award 2019

13 August 2019

Human City Design Award, an international award organized by Seoul Design Foundation is calling for applicants.

This Award is inspired by the European project Human Cities_Challenging the City Scale, led by Cité du design Saint-Etienne with 11 European partners from 2014 to 2018. It is the continuity of the cooperation on this topic initiated in 2018 by Seoul, Saint-Etienne and Nagoya, UNESCO Cities of Design, for the creation of a Human City Design network in Asia.

In this 2019 edition, entries should fit in the theme "Design for Sustainable City" for a harmonious relationship between human and the environment. 

Individuals or organizations who have five or more years of experience in design-related field and providing a recommendation letter from nations, local city governments, design-related universities or design-related associations are qualified to apply the award.

1  Grand Prize for 1 laureate  [Human City Grand Prize]
10  Benefit Awards for applicants who qualified at the 1st review

Grand Prize Money: 100 000 000 wons (KRW)
*  worth 85 000 US$ or 76 000 € (variable according to the rate of exchange)

Participation as a speaker at 2019 Seoul Design Week International Conference
Support for exhibition at 2019 Seoul Design Week "Human City Design Award"
Support for a visit to 2019 Seoul Design Week (airfare and lodging expenses)

Application deadline: 18 August 2019

To apply and for more details, please visit the website.


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