Website: BBC Worldwide
Deadline: Tuesday July 01 2014 MIDNIGHT
Prize: £500 per winner + work on display in BBC Worldwide’s London Head Office + opportunity for paid internship at BBC Worldwide’s London Head Office

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British Library x Arts Thread Comics Unmasked Competition


Website: Comics Unmasked: Art and Anarchy in the UK
Deadline: Sunday April 20 2014 MIDNIGHT GMT
Prize: £1000 UK sterling cash prize and the option of a place in one of the Comics Unmasked workshops.

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Diversity Now!


Website: AllWalks
Deadline: April 23 2014
ARTS THREAD has partnered again with All Walks as the platform for the second edition of the competition Diversity Now! This year open to entries worldwide.

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Instagram Competition Transmitting Energy @ BIO 50

BIO 50

Website: BIO 50
Deadline: May 30 2014
Prize: Overall winner receives €500 & finalists will have their images displayed at an exhibition held in the atrium of the Ljubljana Town Hall in the autumn of 2014 as part of BIO 50.

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FreshFacedandWildEyed 2014Comp Post

Website: FreshFaced+WildEyed 2014
Deadline: 18:00 Sunday 30 March 2014
Prize: Opportunity to showcase your work at The Photographers Gallery and online at Finalists will then have the opportunity to work with a mentor for twelve months.

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Better Living Challenge


Website: Better Living Challenge
Deadline: 31 May 2014
The Better Living Challenge aims to gather and showcase the best home improvement solutions for low-income living in South Africa.

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Nike Club to Club Design Competition: Sport & Lifestyle Apparel Edition


Website: Nike
Prize: The top 2 winning designers will receive one-of-a-kind, customized Nike product, and an introduction to the Nike Design Hiring Team. All entries will be considered for a Summer Internship at Nike World Headquarters.

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Deadline: August 31 2014
Prize: First prize £1000, Second Prize £750, Third Prize £500. All three winners will be considered for work experience at Pentland headquarters in London.
ARTS THREAD has partnered with the Churchill Centre and the Pentland Group for the Winston Churchill Design Competition – register and upload your entry on ARTS THREAD.

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Urban Outfitters x Arts Thread Make It Design Competition: Winter Holiday Gift Shop 14


Prize: There will be 16 identical prizes of: $1000 Cash + $500 Urban Outfitters gift card + Winning designs will be produced by Urban Outfitters and sold in select stores in the US & online at + Item will have a custom swing tag featuring the designer’s name.

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Website: Curate Award
Prize: Winning curatorial idea will be realised in an exhibition in either or (but not limited to) Qatar and Italy.
Curate, a unique award launched by Fondazione Prada and the Qatar Museums Authority, is a global search for curatorial talent.

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