Morisawa Type Design Competition 2019

Visit competition website https://competition.morisawa.co.jp/en/

Description

Deadline
Entries for the Morisawa Type Design Competition will be accepted from 1st November 2018.
The closing date is 31st January 2019.

Who may enter
The competition is open to anyone.

Description 
The competition is organized by Morisawa Inc. 

Morisawa Inc. is pleased to announce “Morisawa Type Design Competition 2019” calling for entries of original typefaces from across the world.

Morisawa Type Design Competition has been giving birth to new typeface designs for more than three decades from the first Morisawa Awards International Typeface Competition held in 1984. The last competition (2016) received more than 700 entries from 49 countries and regions, including both Kanji and Latin category. We are looking for works with new expressivity and full of challenging sprit from all over the world.

There are two categories:
• Kanji Category
• Latin Category

To see past winners, visit https://competition.morisawa.co.jp/en/archives/2016works/ 

2016 Winning Works

Entry fees
Entry is free.

Prizes

• Kanji category

Gold Prize: JPY 1,000,000 (1 work)
Silver Prize: JPY 500,000 (1 work)
Bronze prize: JPY 300,000 (1 work)
Honorable Mention: JPY 50,000 (3 works)

• Latin category

Gold Prize: JPY 1,000,000 (1 work)
Silver Prize: JPY 500,000 (1 work)
Bronze prize: JPY 300,000 (1 work)
Honorable Mention: JPY 50,000 (3 works)

Website 
Please visit https://competition.morisawa.co.jp/en/ to learn more about the competition.