A big thank you to everyone who entered the Penguin Random House Student Design Award 2019. We had a record-breaking 2,310 entries this year.
Congratulations to the shortlisted entrants:
Adult Fiction Cover Award
Monica Arroyo – Kingston University
Rowan Collins – Norwich University of the Arts
Francesca Di Pillo – Anglia Ruskin University
Ashley Drew – Coventry University
Louis Gabaldoni – Norwich University of the Arts
Andrius Maknevicius – University of Salford
Bethany Rush - Falmouth University
Josie Staveley-Taylor – Falmouth University
Stefano Zappia – Politecnico di Torino
Beate Zarina - Falmouth University
Adult Non-Fiction Cover Award
Samuel Ayres – Solent University
Lewis Bowness – Nottingham Trent University
Toby Clarke – University of Northampton
Amie Ennew – Anglia Ruskin University
Robert Hall – University for the Creative Arts
Lauren Maxwell – Anglia Ruskin University
Ryan Scurfield – Leeds Arts University
Femke Smits – University of Northampton
Mihai Toma – Coventry University
Charlotte Vaughan – Norwich University of the Arts
Children’s Cover Award
Louise Baskerville – University of Hertfordshire
Heather Dagless – University of Derby
Celestin Dimitriu – Cardiff Metropolitan University
Emily Fox – University of Derby
Bethany Free – Nottingham Trent University
Sian McKeever – University of the Arts London
Sam Prentice – Arts University Bournemouth
Lucy Rogers – Falmouth University
Sancia Rose – University of Hertfordshire
Beatrice Simpkiss – Arts University Bournemouth
The winners will be announced on Wednesday 19 June.
All the winning and shortlisted entries will be available to view on this site by Thursday 20 June.
The winner of each category will win a work placement within the Penguin Random House Design Studios as well as £1,000 in prize money. The winners of the 2nd prize in each category will receive a £500 cash prize and the winners of the 3rd prize in each category will receive a £350 cash prize.
All the shortlisted entrants have been contacted by email about the next stage of the competition.
We regret that we cannot enter into any further correspondence with entrants who have not been selected for the shortlist.