Student Graphic Design Competition Winners 2018/19

Display Wizard are happy to announce the winners of our annual graphic design competition for the 2018/2019 academic year.

The brief this year - for any UK-based student at a higher education facility - was to design two display stands looking at the career benefits of their current course.

As always we had some amazing entries this year, but after a judging session with our in house graphic design team, we had a clear winner, alongside two fantastic designs for second and third place.

First Prize - Kemal Raif - University of Greenwich

  • £500 prize
  • 3x3 pop up stand and banner stand designs printed for the University
  • Optional internship with Display Wizard

Banner Stand

1st - Swift Banner

3 x 3 Pop Up Stand

1st - EventPro Pop Up Stand

What the Judges Said About the Design:

“The design was really well put together, and perfectly fitted the brief given as well as taking the universities branding into condsideration. We loved the used of the illustrator pen tool literally 'opening up' a world of possibilities."

"In the essay, Kemal explained how the University of Greenwich helped broaden his perspectives and we think this is shown brilliantly through his design."

Second Prize - Eva Huagie - Tresham College

  • £100 prize
  • The banner stand design printed for the University
  • Optional internship with Display Wizard

Banner Stand Design

2nd - Swift Banner

3 x 3 Pop Up Stand Design

2nd - EventPro Pop Up Stand

What the Judges Said About the Design:

“Eva's was inspired by a Bauhaus poster design, which worked really well for the message displayed, as everything is juxtaposed brilliantly giving a nice clean design."

"In her essay Eva explained that she wanted the design to reflect the broad spectrum of what is taught, that can help students decide what they want to do in their future.."

Third Prize - Jessica Mouse - University of Sunderland

  • £50 prize
  • The banner stand design printed for the University
  • Optional internship with Display Wizard

Banner Stand Design

3rd - Swift Banner

3 x 3 Pop Up Stand Design

3rd - EventPro Pop Up Stand

What the Judges Said About the Design:

"Jessica's design used the symbolism of the lightbulb brilliantly - and also took into account the colour scheme of the university in the design. We also loved the inclusion of the QR code on the roller banner..”

"In her essay, Jessica explained that she was inspired to use the lightbulb as it means exploration and creating new ideas whilst being bright, striking and enthusiastic."

For more information about the competition, or if you would like to enter next year's competition - please contact scholarships@displaywizard.co.uk.

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