08 November 2019.





Porada Design Award

PORADA, in cooperation with, founded by Politecnico di Milano.

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PORADA, in cooperation with, founded by Politecnico di Milano, announces an international ideas competition to identify new innovative concepts on different types of writing desks & dressing tables, in which the use of solid wood is prevalent (although not necessarily exclusive) and which conveys the values and the identity of the Porada brand.
The wood, whether in natural-finish (preferably in finishes mainly used by the company), or lacquered, can be combined with metal, plate glass, leather, hide leather or fabric.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Design.

Required Languages


Eligible Countries


Program Period

 According to the Competition. 

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

  • Professionals category (P), Italian and/or foreign designers working independently or employed by companies (if duly authorized by their company).
  • Students category (S), Italian and/or foreign students enrolled in Bachelor’s or Master’s degrees and recent graduates.
  • For both categories, group entries are also permitted. in this case, the members of the group must appoint a leader who will be the sole person in charge and referent towards
  • Upon entering the competition, participants unconditionally accept the terms of this competition contained herein. If these terms are not, in whole or in part, respected by the participant, their design may be disqualified.
  • Members of the Jury, their relatives, employees of Porada and, may not take part.
  • Projects must be original and unpublished and exclusively developed for the competition.
  • Each participant (or group) is permitted to submit one project only.
  • Participation in the competition is anonymous. Each participant must create a numeric code (a six-digit number, with no digit, repeated more than twice, and not in sequence) to be used to identify the files mentioned in art. 4.
  • For the Professionals category: add the letter ‘P’ as a prefix, which indicates the Professionals category.
  • For the Students category: add the ‘letter S’ as a prefix, which indicates the Student category.

Opportunity Cost


  • The total prize money of € 10,000.00 will be allocated as follows:PROFESSIONALS Category
    1st prize € 3,000
    2nd prize € 2,000
    3rd prize € 1,000
  • STUDENTS Category
    1st prize € 2,000
    2nd prize € 1,200
    3rd prize € 800

How to Apply

First Step: Create an acount in the official site.

Second Step: The application for participation in the competition and the submission of the required documents needs to be carried through online procedure via the site

The application form must contain the personal details of the participant, tax id number, home address, mobile and home telephone numbers, email address, an explicit declaration of having understood the rules of this competition and their unconditional acceptance and, for the Student category, the name of the university, campus, course of study and year of attendance.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Raghda Hourani/ Palestine

Reviewed by” Salma Aittaleb/ Morocco 
MARJ3 Intern
MARJ3 Scholarships team