Design the Dakar automobile of the longer term and win an IAAD. Scholarship!

IAAD Iveco Group Dakar Future Design Contest Poster

IAAD. – Istituto d’Arte Applicata e Design in collaboration with IVECO GROUP have launched a contest to award scholarships for the Bachelors course in Transportation Design, which can start in October 2023.

The scholarships supplied by the Turin-based College – devoted to worldwide college students solely (residents exterior Italy) – are six in all and are characterised by several types of protection: two with 50% protection of Attendance price and 4 masking 25% of Attendance price.

The Enrollment Payment (€ 1,200) nevertheless stays obligatory.

The Deadline for submission is Might 31, 2023.


This 12 months, IAAD. is proud to collaborate with Iveco Group for the creating of the Bachelor class thesis challenge 2022/23.

IAAD Iveco Group Dakar Future Design Contest

On the similar time, the following IAAD. college students who’re fascinated with attending the Bachelor in Transportation design, are challenged to think about an IVECO automobile to take part within the subsequent Dakar Rally Raid with electrical/ hydrogen propulsion.


“Dakar goes Electrical…”
In 2021, the Dakar introduced the launch of the vitality transition programme known as “Dakar Future”.
The purpose of this collaboration IAAD. – IVECO is to spotlight the following future along with younger abilities specializing in the Iveco Group declare: “On the highway to a brand new vitality future”.

IAAD Iveco Group Dakar Future Design Contest Design Sketching on Wacom

What are we asking you to do?

You might have been assigned to think about an IVECO automobile to take part within the new period of the Dakar Rally with electrical/ hydrogen propulsion with three totally different layouts. You may select just one proposal:

Draft/proposal n° 1: RACE
Race automobile with 4 wheels, may be of any dimension.
Should be capable to carry 3 folks (2 drivers 1 technician), spare components, 2 spare wheels.

Draft/proposal n° 2: ASSISTANCE & CHARGING
A assist automobile which may help groups; it may be usable as a cellular workshop for emergency intervention in addition to a charging service.

The thought should take a cue from the format of a medium/heavy automobile.

Draft/proposal n° 3: FIRST AID
A rescue automobile supplied to the group, helpful in case an accident.

It should be taken as a primary mannequin Iveco Each day 4×4 Electrical


IAAD Iveco Group Dakar Future Design Contest Iveco Dakar Truck

With a view to enter the competition, candidates should submit the appliance by filling-in the shape connected to the competition official guidelines and sending it again with the challenge. The finished Entry Kind may be submitted by e-mail to [email protected].

The jury will take into accounts originality, the number of the design themes, the flexibility to visualise design options and the general high quality of the work submitted.

The submission deadline is Might 31, 2023. The official announcement of the scholarship winners shall be made the week after the deadline indicated.

The creators of the very best tasks shall be interviewed by IAAD’s Steering Workplace.

For more information you’ll be able to write to [email protected].


click on right here to obtain the official guidelines and software kind in PDF format



IAAD. – Istituto d’Arte Applicata e Design – is among the most vital Greater Schooling Institutes in Italy and Europe within the area of design.

IAAD. is a neighborhood that cultivates the dialogue between folks, respecting individuality and variety.

It nurtures in curious minds the braveness to dare, to fail, to hunt unique options, to redefine the foundations.

It searches the depths of humanistic tradition for the ideas that information the artwork of design and teaches how you can apply them.

It believes within the energy of creativeness to revamp actuality.

The scholar is on the heart of the didactic exercise that mixes each a cultural and sensible method.

The research program concludes with the coed’s thesis challenge in addition to a gaggle one, aimed on the creation of a portfolio that turns into the passport to enter the skilled work place.

90% of IAAD. college students discover employment inside one 12 months of commencement due to having:

– greater than 200 professors, established professionals from the world of design;

– an in depth collaboration with a community of worldwide companion firms;

– a centered job placement service that ensures over 3000 interviews per 12 months.

Becoming a member of IAAD. means being a part of a global community headed by AD Schooling, a frontrunner in France amongst the non-public entities associated to educating design and utilized arts and one of many main protagonists on this sector in Europe.

The Group has 20 faculties, 70 campuses, 35,000 college students, 2,500 lecturers and an built-in educating system in 5 languages consisting of about 150 programs divided between the three-year and Masters programs.

IAAD’s Tutorial Diploma in Transportation Design

For over forty years, IAAD. has been coaching designers who carry innovation, magnificence and magnificence to the auto, motorcycle and yacht mobility sectors.

Along with technical expertise, the coaching course cultivates the essential spirit and the flexibility to think about the brand new mobility situations that meet the problem of sustainability and digitalization.

IAAD Iveco Group Dakar Future Design Contest Sketching on Wacom


Iveco Group is a worldwide automotive chief lively within the Business & Specialty Autos, Powertrain, and associated Monetary Providers arenas.
As a significant participant within the international transport world, Iveco is a global chief within the improvement, manufacture, advertising and marketing and servicing of an enormous vary of sunshine, medium and heavy business autos.
The corporate was based in 1975 by the union of 5 firms in three European international locations.
Iveco has at all times been a number one participant within the area of innovation.
The Group is exploring methods to make the most of its consolidated digital product platform because it pertains to the broadest ecosystem for the transport of products and folks.

(Supply: IAAD)