RGD logo with Designers Supporting Designers to the right beside it

Education Committee Initiatives include the Design Educator Awards, Student Awards, Ultrabold Awards and Automatic Student Membership Program


Design Educator Awards

The RGD recognizes faculty who have made outstanding contributions to student development and pedagogical research. 


Student Awards

This annual program, RGD's oldest, distributes cash prizes, supported by industry partners, in recognition of Student Excellence. The program has distributed over $300,000. 


Automatic Student Membership Program

RGD works with post-secondary institutions across Canada to offer Student Membership for students enrolled in graphic design and related programs as well as custom programs and services for their students.