Durkan Student Design Competition

The 2023 Submission Cycle is closed. Submit by March 22, 2024 for the 2024 Submission Cycle.


The Durkan DSCVR Student Design Competition is a partnership with @newhinc.

Are you a student majoring in interior design, textiles, or other commercial interior studies? Then Durkan DSCVR is for you! DSCVR is an avenue that awakens new generations of textile designers to the art of carpet design and genuine career opportunities in the hospitality industry. We are looking for the best submissions from students across the country! Oh, and did we mention there are cash prizes for the award winners?

The Durkan dscvr design competition has been established to exhibit the talent of designers in the hospitality design field and contribute toward the education of future designers, in partnership with NEWH.

Students are encouraged to participate and be discovered! Durkan has partnered with NEWH to bring a unique member-only opportunity. In lieu of entry fees, you simply must be a student member of NEWH.

Durkan is the leading US manufacturer of custom-designed carpet to the hospitality industry. Specializing in durable Public Space, Corridor and guest room carpet, Durkan offers solutions to any custom design need. As design leaders, we offer the largest selection of archived patterns in the USA or we can make your custom design vision a reality.

VR Student Design Competition site for more information about entry and FAQ’s.

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