The theme for 2021 is “Move”.
Approximately 200 works will be selected and the following prizes will be awarded: Grand Prix (1), Gold (2), Silver (5), Bronze (10) and Jury Prize (7).
Submitted works must be posters in B1 size (728mm x 1,030mm, portrait orientation only) produced between July 2020 and July 2021 and must include the letters “Move”.
The Grand Prix and Gold recipients will be invited to attend the Awards Ceremony to be held in November 2021 (round-trip transportation and accommodation fees will be provided to winners residing in distant locations).
The Grand Prix and Gold winning works will be published in the annual book “Graphic Design in Japan 2022”.
All Winning and Selected Works will be exhibited from 24 November 2021 — 6 December 2021, at the National Art Center, Tokyo and will be published in the official catalog.
JAGDA International Student Poster Award was established with the aim to discover and acknowledge outstanding young talents from across the world and to promote the further advancement of graphic design. Posters allow ideas to be freely expressed through the rich mixture of graphics and texts, giving them the instantaneous power to move the viewers’ hearts and create visual communications that go beyond nations and regions.
JAGDA International Student Poster Award 2021 – Entry Fee
The entry fee is 1,000 Japanese Yen per poster.