A design competition open to all called the Spark Awards is launching this year. Their goal? "Betterment...Better lives, better health, better water, better air, peace and liberty in our time. Great design can help us get there. Do your part—make designs that make a difference.".
From the call for entries: All designers, art directors, design firms and departments, ad agencies, marketing and branding practices, clients, manufacturers and student or novice designers are welcome to join us. Spark accepts and promotes a wide range of design, designers and "creatives."
The Spark Awards are accepting entries in three categories, General (from architecture to product), Mobility and Public Sector.
Judges are arranged in teams, Graphic Design, Product Design, Mobility Design, Architecture and Interiors, Advertising and Digital Design.
Deadlines are this month (May 15, general and May 30, Late). All details are here.