Competitions & Events: D&T

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Ideas for competitions your students could enter.Information in bracketsindicates the closing dates for competitions. If the competition listed has passed it’s closing date it may still be useful to searchthe websitelink forany new competitions.

Always check theorganiser'swebsite to make sure the competition is still on & for details of how to enter.


My current competition- Product in a Tin

AwaytoMars- not a competition as such, this is a collaborative fashion design platform (age 14 and above). Ideas are made intocrowdfunding campaigns and successful campaigns then go into production with profits being shared with the designer.

Alu D&T Challenge- designing with aluminium (website includes free teaching resources) (31st Dec 2016)

Biomimicry Global Design Challenge (ends April 2017)

British Science Week

British Language Champions(an event & competition combined as the winning teams that attend get prizes. The focus is on raising the profile of modernforeignlanguages in the workplace and there are several D&T related days e.g. Flair for International Fashion and the International Space Challenge)

CLEAPSSmicro controller competition

Clothes Show competition

Concept Catwalk

Design Ventura Competition

Fairtrade Fortnight

Keen Young Cooks

John Lewis Innovation Challenge

I’m an engineer, get me out of here!

International Women’s Day

Lincolnshire Young Designer of the Year

National Science & Engineering Competition

Pi Day

Practical Action (Global Design Challenge 16th Dec 2016)

Robots vs Animals

Talent 2030 competitionNational Engineering Competition for Girls

The Armourers & Brasiers Tata Sixth Form Materials Prize

The Great British Make off

The Tenner Challenge

Triumph Design Awards

Technology, Design & InnovationChallenge (TDI)

Ultimate STEM Challenge(13th Jan 2017)

Wool4School Design Competition

World Autism Week

Young Fashion Designer UK



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