Call for proposals: WED2021 Poster Design Competition

Sponsor: WFEO

Organizer: WFEO-CEIT

World Engineering Day for Sustainable Development is celebrated worldwide on 4 March each year since 2020. The day offers an opportunity to highlight engineers and engineering’s achievements in our modern world and improve public understanding of how engineering and technology are central to modern life and sustainable development.

The second World Engineering Day for Sustainable Development (WED2021), with the theme “Engineering for A Healthy Planet- Celebrating the UNESCO Engineering Report”, will focus on celebrating the launch of the second UNESCO Engineering Report “Engineering for Sustainable Development: Delivering on the Sustainable Development Goals”.

COVID-19 is ravaging the whole world, while many other sustainable development issues and challenges are still threatening the earth’s health. All mankind is facing severe challenges. Engineering has played an important role in fighting the COVID-19 pandemic and realizing the Sustainable Development Goals and will continue to contribute to protecting our planet’s health. On February 8, 2021, the WED2021 Poster Design Competition has been officially launched, with the theme of “Engineering For A Healthy Planet”.

Theme: Engineering For A Healthy Planet


1. Individual or team with no more than three members

2. One competitor can only submit one proposal


Registration: Fill online registration form. Once registered, you will received a confirmation email with resources about World Engineering Day. Google Drive, OneDrive and Dropbox.

Submission: Submit the proposal to WED supporting team with email theme: “Poster Design Competition-competitor’s name-competitor’s email address”. Only digitial format accepted.

Key time points

  1. Submission Deadline: February 28, 2021
  2. Jury Rating: March 1 to March 2, 2021
  3. Winners List Release: March 4, 2021 


Specific requirements for making posters: electronic version, resolution not less than 300dpi, common formats such as jpg, ai and psd, color mode RGB/CMYK, A3 size; Hand-painted version, A3 size, which needs to be scanned or photographed and submitted in electronic form, including watercolor, sketch, cartoon and oil painting


  1. First prize (one person): certificate and €200 bonus
  2. Second prizes (three to five people): certificate and bonus of €80
  3. Third prizes (five to ten people): certificate and bonus of €50
  4. Excellence Award (several): certificate

Note: For competitors from China, please register through our WeChat account.

Excellent works will possibly appear on WED official website and brochures. There may be vacancies in awards.


1.Participants know and agree that the organizers have the right to publish and display works in various forms, and the works are not refundable.The organizers have the right of the usage and copyright the award-winning works.

2.Participants know and agree that the organizers and contractors have the right to copy, display, report and publicize all the works without paying any fees to the authors.

3.Participants guarantee that:

4.Bonuses are pre-tax amounts, and relevant taxes and fees are withheld by the organizer according to national tax regulations.

5. The Organizing Committee reserves the right to interpret the competition. If you have any questions, please send an email to for consultation.

Click here to get the result of the competition.