COMPETITIONS

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Our Annual Competitions

International Student Design Competition - Since 1971 and every year since, the Institute puts together a competition for design students that simulates the real world conceptual development of a retail store. The goal of the quarter/semester long curriculum is to give educators a tool that helps students develop a process around how they solve design problems and it also is a way to encourage and recognize the emerging design talent. The Institute hopes that the competition is an effective way to interest students in the dynamic, consumer focused, and strategic career of retail design.

We are dedicated to always improving the format and tools, so please contribute ideas and feedback to the student education chair. Look for the upcoming years 'RFP' to be released by October each year with the final program and criteria release on January 2nd.


Retail Design Institute International Store Design Awards - The original store design competition, now in its 43rd year, this event attracts the best of the best in Store Design worldwide. The industry's only totally peer reviewed competition, managed by each chapter in turn. An average of over 200 international entrants vie for top awards.

CURRENT COMPETITIONS:

2014 International Student Store Design Competition2014
2013 Retail Design Institute Recognition Awards2013
2013 Retail Design Legion of Honor2013
43rd Annual International Store Design Competition Winners2013

PAST COMPETITIONS

2013 International Student Design Competition2013
2013 International Store Design Competition2013
Legion of Honor2012
2012 International Student Design Competition Winners2012
2012 International Student Design Competition2012
2012 International Store Design Competition2012
2012 International Store Design Winners2012
2011 International Store Design Competition2011
2011 International Student Store Design Competition2011
2010 International Student Store Design Competition2010
2010 International Store Design Competition2010
2010 International Store Design Competition2010
2009 International Student Design Competition2009
2009 International Store Design Competition2009
2009 International Store Design Competition2009
2009 International Store Design Competition Winners2009
International Store Design Award winners2009
2008 Student Design Competition2008
2008 International Store Design Competition2008
ISP/VMSD International Store Design Awards2007
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