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Fashioning the Future Awards is the leading international platform for celebrating innovation in design for sustainability. Fashioning the Future Awards is an awards programme open to all current students and recent graduates from all fashion course disciplines.
Fashioning the Future Awards 2011 seeks the unique. We are calling for talent that is radically distinctive in its exploration and expression of the complex dimensions of design for future living. We are looking for new ways of doing things, grounded in new thinking, and we reward informed experimental applications that offer possibility for the prosperity of all.
This year, 5 awards categories have been created around the theme of ‘Unique’ including awards in Design, Enterprise, Communication, Balance and, Materials and Processes.
Who can apply?
Fashioning the Future is an awards programme open to all current students and recent graduates who completed a course in 2008, 2009, or 2010. You must be enrolled on or have graduated from an FdA, BA and/or postgraduate course in a fashion related subject from any university or college worldwide. Students from all fashion courses are eligible to take part, e.g. design, promotion, management, photography, styling, retail, buying etc.
For Round 1 of submission students will be required to submit work online by 15 June 2011. If shortlisted, students will be invited to submit for Round 2 of judging. This will involve sending 3D work where applicable. If the submission is successful and need to submit for Round 2, students will be notified during July 2011.
To register and download the brief, please visit www.sustainable-fashion.com/fashioning-the-future
Fashioning the Future is designed and coordinated by the Centre for Sustainable Fashion at London College of Fashion.