DIDI Project Design Space – Season 5



DIDI Project Design Space provides an opportunity to gain real-world experience by offering student teams the rare opportunity to work on real design projects for actual clients, including government bodies, corporates and non-profits.

  • 100% virtual.
  • Students work on challenges provided by real organizations in the UAE.
  • High school teachers attend an orientation session in November to learn about the program.
  • There are monthly workshops for teachers and students.
  • Students must submit project submissions by 2 May 2021.
  • There will be a bootcamp for selected finalists 17 - 20 May 2021.
  • There will be a finals event 12 - 16 June 2021.
  • Registration deadline is 5 November 2020.
16 November 2020 - 16 June 2021
Free of charge
  • Ages 14 - 18
Unlimited capacity

Awards & Winners


The winning teams of each challenge will receive prizes. Prizes will be announced closer to the finals date.

Hints & Tips

  • Interested student groups must sign up through their school teachers.

  • The program will run from November 2020 to June 2021.

  • The registration deadline is 25 October.

  • Any questions and queries can be directed to didi.designspace@didi.ac.ae

List of Materials

All materials and information are provided through online resources, workshops, and trainings held throughout the program.