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 design? The list of nominees for the 2015-2016 cycle is now online - click through to find out more about projects that aim to create a positive impact in the world.


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!