Designers in Residence 2021

“Designers in Residence” is directed to designers in the fields of jewellery, fashion, accessory and industrial design. In total, there will be three scholarships, the three best applications will be considered. Scholarship holders will stay in Pforzheim from April, 1 until June, 30 2021.

Before applying, please read carefully our terms and conditions.

During the application process, it is necessary to provide personal data. Please read our privacy policy to find out how we collect and save your data.

For more information, you can also have a look at our flyer.

Important information for your application:

Only one application per person is possible

During the application process, your data can not be saved. Please save your information in a separate document.

Please note that the number of characters for the questions below is limited.

The required documents must be uploaded as PDF files. Please note that the files should not exeed 50 MB. If you have bigger files, please compress them, for example using this website.

If you want to send examples of your work by post, please be aware that you have to send them until November 15, 2020 (date of the postmark).

If your application was transmitted succesfully, you will receive a confirmation via e-mail. Please check your SPAM inbox.

If you have any questions concerning the application process, please contact Alexandra Vogt.

Good luck!

Statement of participation

Privacy Policy

Personal Information

Project Title

Project idea


Please attach examples of your recent design work as PDFs at a maximum size of 20 pages.

Additional samples

It is also possible to hand in samples of your work via post to EMMA – Kreativzentrum Pforzheim, Emma-Jaeger-Straße 20, 75175 Pforzheim, Germany, keyword „Designers in Residence“. In this case, please put a tick in the box below and insert a document with your name and your address.

Please attach your curriculum vitae including details of previous grants, awards, prizes, where applicable, additional documents such as references, certificates etc. as PDF files.

If you do not have a proof of your final degree yet, please attach a written confirmation of your university which contains that you will finish your studies before the beginning of the residency.

You can optionally attach a sketch of your project for better understanding and visualisation.