Register: NOV/01/2018, Submit: NOV/01/2018, Eligibility: Undergraduate students of architecture, interior design, visual merchandising, graphic design; individually, teams of 2 members, Fee: Free, Awards: 1st Place 8,000 USD, 2nd Place 5,500 USD, 3rd Prize 3,000 USD, Honorable Mention 1,000 USD, + winners receive a travel stipend
The annual international competition is only open to college-level students involved in retail planning, design, visual merchandising, and branding programs. For the DIY new homeowner or even the seasoned Pro contractor, home improvement projects can be exciting and exhilarating. But getting the right tools, the right materials and the right know-how can make home improvement projects daunting as well. The 2018 PAVE Design Challenge invites you to rethink and reinvent how The Home Depot stores can give customers the know-how they need to tackle all their home improvement projects with confidence. As a company, we challenge ourselves to bring fresh thinking and customer-centric innovation every day.