Student Creative Award for Print

Students are asked to create a poster in response to a brief. If you win, you'll be invited to experience the festival first-hand.

An exciting and real communications challenge for students

This is a chance for full-time tertiary students between 18-25 to prove themselves among APAC's creative best. Original, attention-grabbing work that responds to the brief in a completely unique way goes far in this competition.The work is judged and shortlisted online, before the winner is awarded live on stage at Spikes Asia.

How the competition works

This competition is a great way to be noticed by some of the creative industry's key decision-makers. It's also an opportunity for talented students to experience the region's leading event for the creative community.

The winner receives a Spikes Student festival pass to attend Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity 2022.

If the winner is based outside of Singapore, air travel and accommodation will be provided for the winner to attend the festival in Singapore.

Want to find out more?

For any enquiries about the Student Creative Award for Print, please email Ryhn Lee.

Congratulations to the 2019 winner

Last year's competition was won by Sathira Perera from the University of Moratuwa in Sri Lanka.

student print

The Rules for Entering

Eligibility and Entry

The Student Creative Award for Print is open to students in full-time education (related to the creative or communications field), between 18 to 25 years of age.

All entrants must create an A3 advert answering the brief.

Please ensure there are no copyright issues regarding the images used in your entry. Only one entry per student is permitted.

You have to be a citizen or student in one of the following locations:
Australia, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Laos, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, New Zealand, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan.

Required Documents

To complete your entry, you will need to upload the following:

  • Digital image of your entry in A3 landscape (height of 297mm and width of 420mm), JPG format, RGB, 300 dpi.
  • ONE form of ID – passport or driving licence

Please ensure you upload all of the necessary documents. Failure to do so may result in your entry not being accepted.


All work created as part of the competition remains the property of Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity and the ideas can be used by the Charity as part of their advertising.

The work will be judged by the Competition Jury in September.