now its your time to show your type design to grab big prizes, open to any nationality.
contest 2018: Call for Entries. #MOTC19 Morisawa Type Design Competition 2019
dateline: November 1st, 2018 – January 31st, 2019 (JST)
prizes: Almost $50,000 will be awarded in sub-prize money in 2019. The Gold Prize (Morisawa Award) for 2019 is 1,000,000 Japanese Yen (almost $9,000)
The award categories for 2019 are:
Morisawa Award — for typeface designs with creativity and aesthetic excellence of designs for two categories, Kanji and Latin. Designers and experts who lead each field will join as new judge members and will evaluate works.
People’s Choice — for the general public’s vote for a favorite entry work.
Akashi Award — for “variable fonts” which is implemented in the OpenType specification. The judges will comprehensively evaluate whether your work is new or progressive as a variable font.
requirements: open to any individual, group or nationality.
no limit to the number of submissions per entrant.
To enter: read the guidelines on competition.morisawa.co.jp/en/guidelines/ and submit your entry