Bright Awards Australia Entry Page

The Winners of the 2019 Bright Awards:

Graphic Design - Roweena Ow, Pacific Hills Christian School

Web and Interactive - Josie Symons, Mentone Girls Grammer

Photography - Grace Newlands, Sheldon College

Animation - Wendy Woodward, Crestwood Highschool 

Games - Mohammadmatin Kamali, East Doncaster Secondary School

Fashion - Maya Hill, De La Salle Cronulla

Interior Design - Madeleine Roulston, Glasshouse Christian College



The Bright Awards is a rare celebration of creative craft within secondary schools around Australia. Designed to highlight emerging young creative talent and brought to you by Torrens University.

Need another reason to enter? Your school could be in the running to win the Bright School of the Year Award, demonstrating the school’s ability to produce talented students in the fields of digital and traditional design. Each winner will receive $1,000 for themselves and $3,000 for their school. 

Read the Terms and Conditions here.

How to enter?

All eligible and ready to enter? Follow these steps:

  • You have to be a Frontier member logged in (sign up here), your profile details filled out and the works you wish to enter displayed in your portfolio. You can submit images, embed videos, or even upload a PDF to your portfolio.
  • Come back to this competition page to fill out the entry form, this is where you can select your submission as well. Once done, hit 'Submit'.
  • You are done and in for the sweet cash prizes for you and your school.

Tips for entering

  • Make sure to fill out your profile details to represent yourself as an aspiring artist/designer.
  • When adding a project to your portfolio, make sure you provide a title and select a nice thumbnail for it.
  • Your 300 word rationale (project concept) should be included in the 'Overview' section of the project page.
  • If it's a video, add a few interesting screenshots below your video embed. Use one of them as a thumbnail for your project tile.
  • Same for a PDF upload, add a screenshot as thumbnail.
  • Select the creative discipline(s) your work falls under
  • Feel free to add additional creative work you are not entering, it's good to see more pieces in your portfolio. You can enter these to other upcoming scholarships/competitions.
  • Make sure to fill out the form on the entry page to give additional information (school, teacher's name, etc).
  • You can select the project you enter on the entry form under the field named 'Project'
  • Have fun and good luck!