Applications are invited from designers, companies and students of appropriate design colleges. Projects and work must be submitted in a representative and communicative form to the database on www.designpreis.ch. Use of a password guarantees anonymity. Applicants must demonstrate that they have a connection with Switzerland – at least one of the individuals significantly involved in the work submitted must be of Swiss nationality or work in Switzerland.
All forms of expression with relevance to design are permitted: Communication Design, Product Design, Furniture Design, Fashion Design, Textile Design, Interior Design und Design Research.
Procedure of evaluation and decision
The procedure is laid down by the jury. The jury will give no justification for its declining to award a prize to a given entry. The decision of the nominators and the jury is final. Legal action is excluded. Registration implies that participants acknowledge the rules of the competition.