Nominated projects are examined by a review panel comprising five international experts, at least three of whom are practicing designers, and representing a minimum of two different global regions.


Read the Eligibility Criteria and the Evaluation Criteria and understand the different stages of the World Design Impact Prize 2015-2016 cycle.


Interested in socially focused and humanitarian industrial design? Check out past nominees, shortlisted projects, finalists and winners for the 2011-2012 and 2013-2014 cycles.


The World Design Impact Prize recognises and encourages industrial design driven projects that benefit society and reflect the expanded field of industrial design. Find out more!