The brief invites applicants to envision a sustainable product that utilises reclaimed ocean plastic in its assembly. Ideally, they would like to see at least 80% of the structure come from using reclaimed ocean plastic and up to 20% using long term biodegradable plastics. The device is a next level hair dryer for Generation X individuals who want to reduce their environmental footprint, yet still expect the best when it comes to ergonomic design, styling, and performance.
To be eligible to apply for the scholarship you must be enrolled on to a full-time Product Design or Industrial Design course and be in the final year of your undergraduate degree or studying a master’s degree programme.
The deadline for submissions is November 20th, 2021.