2020 Newcomer Award – International Poster Competition


Tuesday, 30 June 2020

31 July 2020

Who may enter
The competition is open to everyone younger than 27.

Weltformat Graphic Design Festival in Lucerne (Switzerland) is looking for the best young poster designers.

This year's theme is "Still Going Strong"

In recent months we have all been confronted with changes, limitations and cancellations. However, the relevance and power of design remain undiminished. Why is graphic design and the visibility of it so important – especially in times of uncertainty? Show us that you are still here despite – or perhaps because of – extraordinary circumstances. Let the world know: You are still going strong. 

You may submit a maximum of three unpublished posters. 

Entry fee
Thre competition is free to enter.

Twenty pos­ters will be shown during Weltformat Graphic Design Festival in Lucerne from September 26th to October 4th, 2020.

After the exhibition, the winning poster will be shown at 500 locations throughout Switzerland and awarded CHF 1,500.

Competition website
For further information visit https://weltformat-festival.ch/en/2020/award-1