DISC Challenge is a pan-national competition for aspiring design students in India. It aims to encourage innovative and notable ideas that contribute to the creation of solutions specifically designed for the seniors. DISC intends to award well designed and practical solutions that augments the life of a senior addressing key issues and their everyday challenges. It endeavors to provide the creators and the innovators of today, a path to drive change in the world by breaking stereotypes, rewrite the story of age.
* Your application will not be valid if you do not follow the application format rules.
* Entries submitted by post are not accepted.
ASSISTIVE MEDICAL PRODUCTS
DIGITAL AND ASSISTIVE INTERFACES
FASHION AND ASSISTIVE CLOTHING
KITCHEN AND HOME PRODUCTS
What level of innovation has been observed in the solution delivery of the product?
What is the ease-of-adoption for the end-user group with the solution?
What is the level of positive visual appeal of the product from the end-user perspective?
How does this product/concepts and out against the next best competitor(s) from the perspective of value-added etc.?
*The competition is open to all creative ideas.
JUDGING AND JURY
All submissions are evaluated by an expert jury of luminaries. A specialist jury, selected together by ISDI and Seniority, composed of the top creatives from across the country will judge all submitted entries and will base their decision on the evaluation criteria mentioned above.
Awards And Benefits
DISC recognizes the efforts of talented designers and design teams who aim to improve the daily lives of the seniors with a practical and beautiful creations, designed to solve a problem, make life easier or simply spread joy.
One first prize of INR 100,000
Two Runner Up prizes of INR 25,000 each
The esteemed Jury will select 1 finalist and 2 runners up who will be invited to attend the DISC Summit to be held in 2019 at the Indian School of Design and Innovation in Mumbai.
The DISC Summit is a design forum and the awards ceremony wherein winners will be felicitated. Finalists will be asked to pitch their entries to the Jury at the ceremony, where the final awards will be determined.
All finalists will receive the coveted DISC Award trophy and a certificate of achievement. Finalists will also be highlighted on the DISC website and published on acclaimed media platforms throughout the year.
Finalists will be featured in the DISC publication which will be distributed to a gamete of design professionals, press and potential clients globally. Winners will receive extensive publicity all throughout the following year, showcasing their designs to a worldwide audience.
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