कोकूयो डिजाइन अवॉर्ड


Image Source: Dainik Bhaskar (29-Sept-2022)

The KOKUYO DESIGN AWARD: The Kokuyo design award is an international product design competition that’s all about bringing together proposals for projects the future needs and giving them form. Through the process of thinking deeply about the tools people use in their everyday working, learning, and living scenes, the competition aims to give form to the possibilities of design and the power of products.

Eligibility Criteria:

The competition accepts entries from any corporation, individual, or group that fulfills all the following requirements, regardless of their age, sex, occupation, or nationality.


  • Grand Prix (one winner): ¥2,000,000
  • Merit Award (three winners): ¥500,000 per winner
  • YOKOKU Award (Special 20th anniversary prize): Up to 20 winners (¥30,000 per winner)

*Prize money will be paid net of withholding tax, surtax for reconstruction funding, and other  applicable deductions.

*Not all prizes may be awarded for all categories if there is no winner selected.

 Registration & Submission : July 29 (Fri) – October 11 (Tue), 2022

 Announcement of the Winners : March 18 (Sat), 2023 (tentative)

Click here to more details.