The $500 Scholarships are available to help cover travel costs to attend the DesignThinkers Conference happening in Toronto on November 7-8, 2017. Free registration to the event (up to $450 value) will also be provided to Scholarship recipients.
To apply*, post a video, animation or static image to Instagram, incorporating the 2017 DesignThinkers identity** and/or answering the following questions:
- Why do you want to attend DesignThinkers?
- Who are you most looking forward to seeing at the conference, and why?
- How would the Scholarship help you?
Make sure to:
- state/include your first and last name in the post
- set your Instagram account to public
- use the #rgdDT hashtag
**The DesignThinkers Toronto identity uses the red colour instead of the Vancouver blue.
Applicants will be assessed on their creativity and passion. Priority will be given to Members who reside 100KM or more away from the location of the conference. Please note that those who have previously won DT Scholarships are not eligible to participate.
Deadline to apply: 11:59 Eastern Time on Friday, September 29, 2017
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.