Student & Prov. RGDs are invited to apply for $500 DesignThinkers Scholarships
RGD designthinkers scholarship

There are four $500 DesignThinkers Scholarships available, generously provided by 123wCarter Hales Design Lab, Cause+Affect Design Ltd and Pound & Grain Digital Inc.


The $500 Scholarships are available to help cover travel costs to attend the DesignThinkers Conference happening in Vancouver on May 30-31, 2017. Free registration to the event will also be provided to Scholarship recipients.


To apply, post a 1-minute Instagram video expressing your enthusiasm for DesignThinkers Vancouver and why you want to attend. (You must be a current Student RGD or Provisional RGD Member.

Make sure to:

  • state your first and last name in the video
  • set your Instagram account to public.
  • use the #rgdDT hashtag

Applications will be assessed based on their creativity and passion. Priority will be given to Student RGDs and Provisional RGDs who reside 100KM or more away from the location of the conference. Please note that only Student RGD and Provisional RGD Members who have not won in previous years are eligible to receive DT Scholarships.


Deadline to apply: 11:59 Pacific Time on Tuesday, April 11, 2017


Other Requirements

Scholarship recipients will be asked to contribute a report on their experiences at DesignThinkers to be posted on the RGD website and shared across RGD social media channels.


Interested in helping support young designers? If you are interested in finding out more about sponsoring a DesignThinkers Scholarship, email .