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Adobe Announces New Programs and Contests

Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 12:51


Flex your creative muscles with these contests and programs from Adobe. But act quickly, because the deadlines are fast approaching.

Cover Art Song Contest | Shell Eco-marathon | Experience Lab | Keith Haring Contest | CoCreate MAX Hiring

The Cover Art Song Contest

You design, he rhymes: Bring your Lil Nas X cover art ideas to life. If he likes what he sees and creates a song to match your energy, you could win $10,000. All submissions are invited, but only until September 30, so let’s get to it.

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Shell Eco-marathon 2021 Programme

Adobe is sponsoring this year’s Shell Eco-marathon “Pitch the Future” challenge, which brings student teams together in a virtual setting to engineer creative solutions for a series of real-world problems. The Shell Eco-marathon program is one of the world’s leading student engineering competitions, and for the first time, students from around the world will virtually pitch their ideas.

In addition to receiving a grand prize from Shell, teams can also qualify for a separate Adobe Recognition Award, which will celebrate teams that demonstrate the most innovative use of Adobe Creative Cloud in their Pitch the Future submissions.

General registration will be open from September 7 to October 14, 2020, but entry to the first virtual competition component, Pitch the Future, will close on September 30, 2020.

Details, Rules, and Registration

Adobe Experience Lab

Adobe Experience Lab is a livestream series for students who want to know more about UX, UI, product design, or some other variation of this evolving field with interchangeable labels and meaning depending on the context! Find your peers, learn from professionals, and skill up on XD.Register for upcoming October sessions and check out previous presentations! 

Upcoming and Previous Episodes

Adobe x Keith Haring: Art Is for Everybody

Adobe is celebrating Keith Haring’s legacy with a collection of free digital brushes inspired by his original tools. You can also participate in the Adobe x Keith Haring contest: Draw an issue close to your heart and win a chance for their art to be showcased at Adobe MAX. Post your work on Instagram, Twitter, or Facebook by September 29.

Get Brushes / See Contest Details

CoCreate Adobe MAX Hiring

Adobe is commissioning all types of collaborators from around the world to help bring the first-ever virtual MAX conference to the world. Create work that’ll be seen all over our creativity conference. Opportunities exist for graphic design, illustration, motion media, or another wildcard creatives who don't fit into one of the previous boxes! 

Apply Here