Submit an entry


This button will take you to the submission platform, where you can register as a contestant in Design Climate Action and submit your project:

Please, note that projects for the Competition must relate to one of the following submission categories:

  1. Raising Resilience and Adaptation – develop technologies to strengthen resilience and adaptive capacity to climate-related hazards and natural disasters.

  2. Energy of Change – offer solutions able to mitigate and reverse climate change caused by burning fossil fuels, promote ways of generating power that emit little to no greenhouse gases or pollutants.

  3. Solutions Offered by Nature – offer projects that involve conserving, restoring, or better managing ecosystems to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere.

In case a participant’s solution fits in more than one category, they should choose the one in which the solution could generate the greatest positive impact.

Participants may enter as individuals or as part of a multidisciplinary team (there is no limit to the number of members in the team). Individuals are invited to submit 1 project. They can also submit 1 team project for a total of 2 projects entered in the competition. Participants are encouraged to seek academic and professional mentorship/advice/sponsorship. Any supporting party will be mentioned alongside the project/author if included into publicity materials.