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Fresh Ideas January Winners Announced!

This is it! The final round-up of winners in Fresh Ideas 2019-20! Congratulations to all of the following winners and Highly Commended entrants in Fresh Ideas January.

The first round winners, each receiving a cash prize are:

  • Polina Chizhova – Edinburgh College of Art
  • Siri Price – University of Strathclyde
  • Jad Baalbaki – University of Glasgow

Highly Commended:

  • Bruce Clark – Glasgow Caledonian University
  • Anji Sandhu – University of Glasgow
  • Kieran Duncan – University of Strathclyde
  • Joe Gibson – University of Strathclyde
  • Morgan Bancroft – University of Abertay
  • Kuda Tapatapa – University of Edinburgh
  • Jake McCullagh – University of Strathclyde
  • Oktawian Gumowskia – University of Abertay
  • Keith Houston – University of Aberdeen
  • Robbie MacIsaac – University of Strathclyde
  • Sara Cowan – University of Strathclyde
  • Aimée Atlanta (Martin) – Robert Gordon University
  • Stephen Blacklaw – University of Dundee
  • Roelof Neuman – Glasgow School of Art
  • Jonel Estudillo – Glasgow School of Art
  • Prathamesh Deshmukh – University of the West of Scotland
  • Richard Cassidy – Robert Gordon University
  • Craig MacMorland – University of Stirling
  • Nikolaos Potiriadis – University of Abertay
  • Chris Middleton – Robert Gordon University
  • Qianxian – University of Edinburgh
  • Junaid – Glasgow School of Art
  • Janani Prabhakaran – University of Strathclyde
  • Fiona Rich – Queen Margaret University
  • Daniel Wood – Robert Gordon University
  • Robin Sherriff – Queen Margaret University
  • Mark McNeil – University of St Andrews
  • Ashleigh Jackson – University of Strathclyde
  • Oliver Daniels – University of Edinburgh
  • Ross O’Hanlon – University of Edinburgh

All of the monthly winners and highly commended entrants from 2019-20 will move forward to stage 2, which runs in February and March this year. They will have the opportunity to learn from experts on how to explore and develop their ideas at SIE’s Exploration Day – a full day workshop in February. Top prizes of £1200 will be awarded in March.

This year entries for Stage 1 will be accepted every month and will be judged 10 months of the year with cash prizes.

Entry for Fresh Ideas 2020-21 is now open! For further information and to enter online, visit:

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