Game Changer 2021



This competition is open to any current student who is in accredited college and in a degree program in Engineering, Design, Visual arts, Digital or technology.


Contest details

Contestants will design a furniture item of their choice using natural or man-made materials that can be assembled and dis-assembled in less than 20 minutes. The product should also have 80% recyclability of its parts. Three lucky winners will get a 3 month internship opportunity in the Innovation Lab and see their designs become products.


Submission package

Contestants should provide all the following documents to be considered :

  1. One page document showing finished product, features and benefits
  2. Concept ideation - how did you think of this product and why do you think someone will want to buy this product
  3. Detailed 3D model of the product
  4. CAD diagram - three angles with details
  5. Material details - primary materials and alternative materials


Applications accepted from : July 20th July, 2021 to July 30th, 2021


Review and finalization of candidates : August 7th, 2021


Internship dates from : August 10th, 2021 to November 10th, 2021


Internship details

This is a remote opportunity, applicants will be expected to have access to email and internet for the complete duration of the program. They will be required to join virtual team meetings and collaboration sessions. The position will require a 3 month commitment to receive a certificate of completion.


Number of positions : 3


How to apply

Send the following details by e-mail to :

  • Subject of the email : Game Changers 2021
  • 30 second video introduction of yourself
  • A copy of your valid student ID
  • A copy of your resume
  • Submission package as attachment or link to a secure document share site if files are large