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Fresh Ideas December Winners Announced!

With only one round remaining in the first stage of Fresh Ideas 2020-21, we’re very excited to announce our monthly winners for December!

December’s cash prizes go to:

Rachel Sim – Robert Gordon University
Jan Wright – Glasgow School of Art
Hannah May Lytollis – University of Edinburgh

Highly Commended:

David MacDonald – University of Strathclyde
Angela Fernandez Orviz – Glasgow School of Art
Mikah Edwin Nuilondea – University of Edinburgh
Benjamin Thomas – University of Edinburgh

Congratulations all of these successful entrants!

The winners and highly commended students from the December round will now proceed automatically to the next phase in 2021, with an invitation to participate in SIE’s Exploration Week. There they will have the opportunity to develop their ideas further and hone their pitches ahead of the Fresh Ideas 2020-21 finals!

Fresh Ideas is open for early stage idea submissions from students and recent graduates (up to 24 months after graduation) from all disciplines, all year round.

Entries for the next month are now open, with a deadline of 31st January.

For full competition guidelines and FAQs, visit: