There is no dearth of graphic design contests around the world. Some of these contests charge exorbitant fees to take part in it. Others may not charge that much, but such contests might not be ideal for your ambitions to strike big in the graphics world.
It’s important to consider why you want to take part in graphic design contests whether you are doing it for fun, or you are seriously looking at an option to make it big in the design world. If later, look for such contests that provide you with a platform for your professional goals. Here are few points to consider before you choose graphic design contests:
Worthiness of the contest: complete a brief survey of the chosen graphic design contest. Try and find out who is judging the contest. Learn about the past contests which they had hosted earlier. If you can interact with the winner of the contests in some way, to find how the contest had actually helped them, it would be just wonderful.
Chose you field of contest: You must take part in only those graphic design contests that will help you to demonstrate your talent. There are a number of graphic design contests, such as logos contest, multimedia and few others. Choose your field and excel in it.
Cost: Every graphic design contest charges you to enter the contest. Sit and evaluate whether the entry fees you pay are worth it and whether you stand to gain enough out of it.