National Studio Project Award 2019

This award, for the most innovative, comprehensive, well-researched and appropriately communicated final year student’s studio project, is open to all IE member programmes.

Winners were announced at the IE Summer Exhibition 2019, part of the Truman’s Graduate Season on Friday, 12th July 2019.

The 3 winners are:

1st Place - Megan Collis - University of Brighton

View Megan Collis's submission

2nd Place - Jing Wen Soo - UCA Canterbury

View Jing Wen Soo's submission

3rd Place - Tereza Chronakova - Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design – University of Dundee

View Tereza Chronakova's submission

IE in show awards

Award for 2D Representation: Ilkay Tek (Sheffield)

Award for 3D Representation: Lucy Kerr (The Glasgow School of Art)

Award for most Innovative Response to a Brief: Blise Orr (The Glasgow School of Art)

Additional Judges Commendation: Emily Sabine (UCA Farnham)

Award for Course Exhibition: (Sheffield)

Additional Judges Commendation for Course Exhibition: Northumbria (Interior Architecture)


Gian Luca Amadei: academic researcher, journalist and writer

Katharine Blankley: Design Director, BDP

Jenny Jones: Founding Director and Architect, Studio Jenny Jones

Morag Morrison: partner and Head of Interior Design at Hawkins Brown

Lynda Relph-Knight: Design writer, curator and consultant

Chair of Judging Panel: Graham Stretton, Programme Leader, Interior Design, University of Northampton

Judges will declare any conflict of interest, such as reviewing work from their own institutions, and appropriate measures will be taken to ensure fair and transparent judging.


1st Prize: £250
2nd Prize: £150
3rd Prize: £100