The Meaning Centred Design Awards

The annual Meaning Centred Design Awards celebrate the best student and graduate projects that respond to shifts in meaning around a central theme.

Entries will be judged by a panel of industry experts. The winner(s) will be announced in September 2021, with prizes awarded for the top entries.


We welcome submissions from students and graduates of all design disciplines. Download the brief and upload your submission by 30th July 2021.

The Prize

The overall winner will receive a Braun Audio LE03 speaker. Runners up will be offered coaching and mentoring sessions with the Recipe Design team.

The brief

This year, the brief centres on how people’s idea of ‘home’ and what it means to them is changing, especially in light of the COVID-19 pandemic and enforced lockdown life.

Download the brief to read the full context and submission criteria.

Upload your submission by midnight on 30th July 2021.

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