Natural Light – International Design Competition

TODAY, 1.2 BILLION PEOPLE AROUND THE WORLD DO NOT HAVE ACCESS TO ELECTRICITY.

STUDENT COMPETITION

Design students, we invite you to create a special edition solar lamp for the VELUX Group and Little Sun to bring clean solar light to the world. Marking VKR’s 75th anniversary, your lamp will address the need for sustainable light, especially in areas of the world without electricity, known as “off-grid” areas.


PRIZE – You will make a definite social and environmental impact, while at the same time achieving wide-reaching exposure for your design, which will get into the hands of 29,000 people. 14,500 lamps based on the winning design will be produced and distributed to off-grid African regions. An additional 14,500 lamps will go to VKR employees and competition participants.


ELIGIBILITY – Design students enrolled at schools worldwide pursuing at least their bachelor’s degree.


CHALLENGE – Design a special edition solar-powered lamp for VKR’s 75th anniversary (incorporating Little Sun’s high-standard of technology) that addresses the need for light in a sustainable way.


DEADLINE – Entries must be submitted by 15 March 2015

For more visit Competition Website

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