What's new:

Awarding over one-million dollars to students across the country

Marking the 20th anniversary of the Worldstudio AIGA Scholarship program, we are thrilled to announce that the newest winners have been chosen for 2015-2016. To date we have awarded over one million dollars since our program began. Fred Lameck overcame the threat of being bullied to pursue his interest in visual design. He has since. Read More »

Social Good Guides launch

The Social Good Guides are a series of 20 essential small-business guides created to support early stage social entrepreneurs, nonprofit founders and individuals working on social impact projects. The goal of the guides is to centralize knowledge and equip changemakers with the information needed to achieve success during the startup phase of their venture building.. Read More »

Corbin Hill Food Project wins Sylvia Harris Citizen Design Award

Design Ignites Change, Worldstudio, and AIGA are pleased to announce the recipient of the inaugural Sylvia Harris Citizen Design Award, Francis Carter and his Corbin Hill Food Project. In his winning application, which carries a $10,000 prize, Carter proposes the expansion of CHFP, which aims to supply fresh vegetables and fruit where they are needed. Read More »

$1 million milestone reached with the 2014-15 Worldstudio AIGA Scholarship Winners

Yathrib Ragsdale mentors minority, first generation, college bound students. Myles Thompson educates his college campus about African American art and culture. And Kawing Ng manages a Meetup group called VolunteerNY to bring together people who share a common goal of giving back to the community. These talented and dedicated students are among 14 recipients of. Read More »

Celebrating 100 years of design

To promote the AIGA Centennial in 2014, Worldstudio conceived “Celebrating AIGA 1914 – 2014.” Leading designers from across the United States were asked to select one year from the 10 decades of AIGA’s history and make a social, political or cultural statement about that year to help commemorate this milestone for the country’s largest professional. Read More »

2013 Design Ignites Change Fellowship winners

The 2013 Design Ignites Change Fellowships – awarded in both student and professional categories – were recently selected and we are excited to share these three projects that demonstrated outstanding potential to impact communities in both the U.S. and Southeast Asia.