2018 Student Awards Winners Announced

June 29, 2018

2018 Student Awards Winners Announced

Image by last year's Student Award winner Airisa Seflere, Langara College, Photography - Series


The 2018 Student Awards winners list is here!


Huge thanks go out to our judges! They evaluated each entry independently and scored based on creative merit, technical excellence and suitability for end use, and were collectively impressed with this year's entrants. "I can't believe this is student work!" judge Tanya Duffy said.


This was the third year we included a limited number of high school categories—a special congratulations to our high school student winners! 


All Student Award winners receive:

  • Their work published in the Fall 2018 Student Awards annual
  • Their work published online in November in our Winners' Gallery and in our Awards Archive
  • A complimentary copy of the Fall 2018 issue
  • Digital tear sheets of their published work
  • A personalized award certificate signed by the founder of Applied Arts, noted graphic designer Georges Haroutiun
  • Their work displayed at related Applied Arts events

To get the print magazine in time for the Fall issue's mid-September release, visit our Subscribe page.


A big thanks goes out to our award sponsors, Henry'sFujifilm and MacEwan University our print and paper partners Mi5 Print & Digital, our association partners CAPICGDC, RGD and, to ScholarshipsCanada and Schoolfinder.com for their help in producing our upcoming Student Awards section.


Congratulations to all of the winners. High-res material is due July 11, 2018. Check out the list below, and again in late September for the Winners Gallery and the printed issue!


NOTE: If you received a winner's notification email and your name is not on the below list, email awards [at] appliedartsmag.com. Often the instructor that submitted on behalf of the student is pulled into the winners' list based on how the credits were submitted. We can adjust the winners' list below as necessary.


Abigail Remington, Brigham Young University

Alex Bruce, Tyler School of Art

Alexandra Floresmeyer, Miami Ad School

Alexandru Lungu, Miami Ad School Europe

Alice Zeng, Capilano University

Aliya Ghare, OCAD University

Allison Nantes, St. Elizabeth Catholic High School

Alon Sivan, Bezalel Academy

Alyssa Vogt, University of Illinois

Amélie Lehoux, Universite du Quebec a Montreal

Ammar Bowaihl, Marc Garneau C.I.

Angela Ip, York - Sheridan Joint Program in Design

Anna Asgaraly, Don Mills Collegiate Institute

Arne Engelen, Miami Ad School

Artem Matyushkin, Miami Ad School NY

Aruzhan Smaielova, Miami Ad School Europe

Ashley Smith, Niagara College Canada

Austin Riswick, Humber College

Bailee Roberts, Csarts

Bella Stuart, Savannah College of Art and Design

Ben Bittner, Tyler School of Art

Benji Sahinovic, Conestoga College

Bizar Gomez, Bizar Gomez Illustrations

Blanca Chen, Savannah College of Art and Design

Brian Vitug, Mohawk College

Brittany Heyen, University of Illinois

Brittany Salzone, Savannah College of Art and Design

Caleb Boyles, Savannah College of Art and Design

Carmela Cammisuli, York University

Cate Hummel, University of Illinois

Chaeeun Yoon, St Paul's School

Charlee Walker, University of Illinois

Chenice Piercy, Mohawk College

Cheryl Post, Mohawk College

Christian Schilling, Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg

Christina Blankenship, Savannah College of Art and Design

Clara Marshall, Fanshawe College

Coralie Carrier, CFP Maurice-Barbeau

Cris Cordero, Miami Ad School

Dahin Rah, Humber College

Dana Mevorach, Humber College

Dana Sanchez, Savannah College of Art and Design

Daniel Schrier, Dawson College

Daniel Yen, Academy of Art

Danielle Adams, IDEA School of Illustration and Design

Danielle DiTomaso, Mohawk College

Donghoon Lee, Miami Ad School San Francisco

Eila Miller, Alberta College of Art and Design

Elisa Sain, Miami Ad School

Emily Lynn, University of Illinois

Erika Loret De Mola, University of Illinois

Erin Dinneen, York University/ Sheridan College

Esther Tang, University of Illinois

Eunsuh Angela Kim, Seoul International School

Felipe Almeida, HEC Montreal

Geoff Baillie, Humber College

Giano Currie, Miami Ad School-Wynwood

Giovanni Scopece, Miami Ad School Europe

Grace Stallard, Conestoga College

Grant Gales, Niagara College Canada

Grant Johnson, University of Illinois

Haley Walker, University of Illinois

Hannah Friesen, Wilson School of Design at KPU

Hinna Raja, University of Illinois

Hussein Rumaithi, Mohawk College

I-Chen Hsu, Wilson School of Design

Ian Dunlop, Humber College

Inseo Oh, Seneca College

Jacob Valk, Mohawk College

Janny Ji, Maryland Institute College of Art

Jessica Badofsky, University of Illinois

Jessica Natasha, Savannah College of Art and Design

Jominca Engelbrecht, Capilano University

Jon Dawe, Seneca College

Jonathan Manglicmot, Seneca College

Jordan Jackson, Humber College

Jordan Speare, Mohawk College

Joyce Chan, Alberta College of Art and Design

Juliany Nakazato, University of Illinois

Jun Kiat Png, Lasalle Collage of the Arts

Karolina Malaczynski, University of Illinois

Kathy Powell, University of Illinois

Kaylin Taraska, Savannah College of Art and Design

Kerry Neale, Alberta College of Art and Design

Ki Woong Baik, Alberta College of Art and Design

Kushal Birari, Miami Ad School Europe

Kyle Scott, Alberta College of Art and Design

Leah Fessler, University of Illinois

Lingxiang Wu, OCAD University

Longxi Lin, Don Mills Collegiate Institute

Manon Louart, UQAM

Manuel Garcia, Savannah College of Art and Design

Marcella Driver-Moliner, Dawson College

Marie-Lou Dion, CFP Maurice-Barbeau

Marina Ferraz, Miami Ad School New York

Marvin Veloso, Seneca College of Applied Arts and Technology

Matthew Hegel, West Chester University

Meagan Vanderhill, Savannah College of Art and Design

Megan McCausland, University of Illinois

Meiyu Zhang, Savannah College of Art and Design

Melvin Melendez, University of Illinois

Michael Crawford, Miami Ad School

Michael Kalte, Mohawk College

Michelle Hao, Don Mills Collegiate Institute

Mimi Xuan, Sheridan College

Minkyung Kim, Miami Ad School San Francisco

Monica Wilner, University of Illinois

Natalia Cardona, Savannah College of Art and Design

Nicholas Losacco, Dawson College

Nick Arzhantsev, Miami Ad School NY

Nik Molson, Vancouver Institute of Media Arts

Ninet Moon, OCAD University

Ningning Gu, Savannah College of Art and Design

Olivia Dynerowicz, Conestoga College

Ozzie Gong, University of Illinois

Pascale Sévigny-Vallières, Laval University 

Peizhe Xu, Alberta College of Art and Design

Pouya Moayedi, Alberta College of Art and Design

Rachel Pickus, University of Illinois

Rade Tepavcevic, Niagara College Canada

Rebekah Maurice, Capilano University

Rocco Bombardieri, Ryerson University

Ruaida Mannaa Mannah, Savannah College of Art and Design

Saba Sobhani, York University / Sheridan College

Samuel Urquhart, Savannah College of Art and Design

Sanja Pavlovic, George Brown College

Sara Nguyen, Capilano University

Shao Tsai, Miami Ad School

Sharon Teng, Seneca College

Sloane Moore, Savannah College of Art and Design

Sohyun Kim, University of Illinois

Soojeong Koh, Artcenter College of Design

Stefan Rotaru, Miami Ad School Europe

Sterling Waits, Auburn University

Suge Lim, University of Illinois

Talia Rosseel, Mohawk College

Taylor Newman-Craigmill, Conestoga College

Theodora Mitrakos, Seneca College

Toko Hosoya, OCAD University

Tom Berthelot , Dawson College

Tophy Sitthichai, Niagara College Canada

Tori English, Alberta College of Art and Design

Tracey Bui, Conestoga College

Tyler Wong, Alberta College of Art & Design

Vandal Novacek, Savannah College of Art and Design

Vincent Chang, University of Illinois

Vyatcheslav Fomushkin, Seneca College

Xiao Z. Yuan, Seneca College

Xulin Wang, OCAD University

Xuni Gong, Savannah College of Art and Design

Yudi Angulo, Miami Ad School

Zachery Eng, York University and Sheridan College

Zoë Boudreau, Emily Carr University of Art and Design