H&M Design Award 2020

  • H&M Design Award 2020


The H&M Design Award is an annual design prize for graduating students. The prize, which underlines H&M’s strong commitment to the future of fashion, was established in 2012 to support young designers’ as they begin their careers in fashion. The H&M Design Award 2020 is open for 2019 BA or MA graduating students from selected fashion design schools. Students are welcome to participate by submitting their portfolios.


The winner will be awarded a prize of €25,000 as well as a paid internship at H&M’s Head Office in Stockholm, working alongside the design team that develops our most fashion-forward collections. The paid internship includes a monthly salary, accommodation in Stockholm, as well as other benefits. In addition all finalists, except the winner, will be awarded €5,000 each for making it to the final.

The final will be held at the end of November or the beginning of December 2019.

Previous winners:

Priya Ahluwalia (2019) University of Westminster, London, UK  Stefan Cooke (2018) Central Saint Martins, London, UK Richard Quinn (2017) Central Saint Martins, London, UK Hannah Jinkins (2016) Royal College of Arts, London, UK Ximon Lee (2015) Parsons School of Design, New York, USA Eddie Anemian (2014): La Chambre, Brussels, Belgium Minju Kim (2013) Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium Stine Riis (2012) London College of Fashion, London, UK