September 15th, 2019.





2019 China Hardware Products Design Competition

In order to improve innovative design ability of hardware and promote hardware product development in China, the 14th China Hardware Product Design Competition formally opens.

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China Hardware Product Design Competition has been held for 13 times since its foundation in 2006. As an international design competition, it attracts participation of designers from dozens of colleges and universities, design companies as well as independent designers from more than 20 countries and regions around the world.

Categories of Competition:

1. Feijian Vacuum Cup Competition

Product categories: Coffee pot, mug, glass, sports plastic cup, insulated lunch box, travel pot, etc.

Keyword: a water cup that can be used in different sports scenes, should be convenient and professional (such as marathon, cycling, mountaineering, skiing, hiking, etc.).

2. Yibo Storage Products Competition

Product category: storage box, trash can, etc.

Keyword: fashionable style; convenient for storage; intelligent and flexibly use; natural elements(bamboo, wood, porcelain, etc.)

3. Yicheng Environmental Protection Equipment Design Competition

Product categories: waste water, waste, dust control machine etc.

Keyword: fashion appearance, reasonable and practical function, novel concept.

4. HaiLi Hose Reel Products Design Competition

Product categories: hose reel related products (water, gas, electricity, etc.).

Keyword: fashion appearance, reasonable and practical function, suitable for construction, vehicle maintenance, electronics and communications, home and garden.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Industrial Design

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

  • Shortlist Announced: Mid-October 2019.
  • Final Judge: Early November, 2019.
  • Award ceremony: Time and place will be notified separately.

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Participants include: Teachers and students home and abroad, Designers home and abroad.
  • No more than three authors in one design work.
  • All entrants must be sure that their entry is entirely their own work; No multiple submission ; Entries which are not in accordance with the rules will be disqualified.
  • The entry layout is composed by the following contents: category of competition, more than two main views of the product, design instruction, title of the entry (there should be NO name of participants in the entry layout).
  • Format of the entry: JPG file, A2 (420mm*594mm,) 200dpi.
  • Only one layout is needed for one entry (Number of entries are not limited.)
  • Unlimited representation skills as long as the ideas are clearly showed.

Opportunity Cost


  • In each of three categories, there is one golden prize (¥50,000), two silver prizes (¥20,000), three bronze prizes (¥10,000), and five excellent prizes (¥3,500) as well as several Entry prizes and Excellent organization awards set. If the golden prize is vacant, the bonus will be used in additional setting of silver, bronze and excellent awards.
  • In particular, the 14th China Hardware Product Design Competition set up the Platinum Award, which will be selected from 4 gold awards and be awarded an additional bonus of RMB 50,000 Yuan.
  • Personal income tax should be paid by the winners and the committee will pay it on behalf of the winner from the bonus.

How to Apply

First Step: Fill in the application form.

Second Step: Send your entries along with the application form by email to

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