People’s Choice Award winner!

The Grand Finale is over and here are the Top 3 winners!

You voted and we counted! Thank you to everyone for getting in on the action and choosing your favourite idea. Click to see which team has won as well as the 3 lucky winners of the IKEA gift card!

Hats off to our 15 finalist teams who gave it their all during the Grand Finale. The judges had a difficult time deciding but after much deliberation, we have our winners! Click the button to see who emerged at the top of this year’s competition. Voting for the People's Choice Award has begun—get in on the action and vote for your favourite food waste-reducing solution!

Finalists' prototypes on display

Head down to Our Tampines Hub from 17 to 25 July to view the prototypes of our Top 15 ideas! You can also vote online for your favourite prototype as we seek to crown the People’s Choice Award winner—3 lucky voters of the team with the highest number of votes will win a $50 IKEA gift card!


17 - 25 July 2021


10am - 10pm


Our Tampines Hub

Design for change

Design is a great tool to make things better. IKEA Southeast Asia's Young Designer Award invites our youths of today to use the power of design to come up with real life solutions to challenges we are facing as a planet.

It all starts with an idea

Are you ready for a challenge? We said that design is a great tool to make things happen. We are putting that tool into your hands, and giving you one of the toughest challenges to solve. Click to find out!

For the top of the crop

Along with bragging rights, Top 3 teams in the competition will walk away with:

1st Prize


2nd Prize


3rd Prize



Admission to the Reactor Alumni Network for a three month long entrepreneurial development programme.

Direct admission to the Youth Action Challenge hosted by National Youth Council with access to resources, network, and a chance to qualify for a grant of up to $50,000 to make your idea a reality.

Members of the public, family, and friends are also invited to have their say, and vote for their favourite idea. The team that has the most votes wins:

People's Choice Award Winner: $300 IKEA gift card