DFA Hong Kong Young Design Talent Award 2024

DFA Hong Kong Young Design Talent Award 2024

The ‘DFA Hong Kong Young Design Talent Award’ (DFA HKYDTA) has been supporting the growth of Hong Kong young designers, and hence facilitating the development of the design industry in Hong Kong, is now open for 2024 edition’s applications until 26 June 2024.

Under the programme, the awardees will receive a sponsorship of up to HK$500,000, enabling them to embark on an enriching international journey, to expand their horizons by either undertaking 6 to 12 months of work experience in renowned design companies or pursuing further academic studies for 6 to 18 months at renowned institutions in related fields outside Hong Kong.

Application Requirements

Hong Kong permanent residents aged 18 to 35, who are (1) designers with relevant working experience; or (2) 2024 design graduates with Higher Diplomas, Associate Degrees, Bachelor’s or Master’s Degrees from accredited local educational institutions; or (3) 2024 design graduates with Master’s Degrees obtained from accredited educational institutions outside Hong Kong, and Bachelor’s Degrees completed locally under accredited local educational institutions. Every applicant needs to be nominated by a design-related organisation or professional.

Hong Kong Design Centre:
Yui Kwok | yui.kwok@hkdesigncentre.org | +852 3793 8458
Zoe Wong | zoe.wong@hkdesigncentre.org | +852 3793 8465

Activity information

Application period: 18 April 2024 (9:00 am) – 26 June 2024 (5:00 pm) (Hong Kong time)