Design Your Signature Hat Scholarship

American Hat Makers
Provider
Value
$500
Deadline
March 29, 2024
Difficulty
Normal

Calling all aspiring fashion designers and students in the clothing/garment industry! Showcase your creativity and design skills in this hat design contest. Unleash your imagination and create a unique hat that defines your signature style.

Whether it’s a trendy fedora, a chic beret, or an edgy snapback, the choice is yours!

 

1st Place: $500 cash prize, featured showcase of your design on our website and social media platforms, and a certificate of achievement.

2nd Place: $300 cash prize, recognition on our website and social media platforms, and a certificate of achievement.

3rd Place: $200 cash prize, mention on our website and social media platforms, and a certificate of achievement.

How to Apply

Participants must be currently studying (in the USA, Canada, UK, or any location worldwide) fashion design or pursuing education related to the clothing/garment industry.

Design a hat of your choice using any medium: sketch, digital graphics, or a combination of both. Any hat style can inspire your design, be it a classic cowboy hat, a fashionable straw hat, or a trendy cap for men or women.

How to Submit Your Design:

  • Include a brief description (max 100 words) explaining the inspiration behind your design and any unique features.
  • Submit your entry via email to designcontest@americanhatmakers.com with the subject line “Hat Design Contest – [Your Name].”
  • Include your full name, contact information, educational institution, and program of study in the email.

Judging Criteria

Creativity: How unique and original is your hat design? Does it stand out from the crowd?

Aesthetic Appeal: Is your design visually pleasing? Does it demonstrate an understanding of fashion and style?

Craftsmanship: How well-executed is your design? Are the details and proportions well-defined?

Relevance: Does your hat design align with current fashion trends and target a specific audience?

 

Winners will be announced on April 5th.