Nearly $200,000 awarded to date

2014 Aluminum Extrusion Design Competition

The International Aluminum Extrusion Design Competition was created to promote the understanding and use of aluminum extrusions. The Design Competition showcases innovation in design while recognizing talented designers and engineers for their ingenuity and creativity in designing products and systems that feature extruded aluminum.

This year, the ET Foundation and the Aluminum Extruders Council invited both professional and student designers to enter their designs for the 2014 Aluminum Extrusion Design Competition.

A total of $20,000 in cash awards and scholarships will be awarded to the best designs, including a $3,500 Grand Prize, awarded across all categories and classes!

Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2014 Design Competition! Congratulations to the students and professionals that won an award.
View the winning entries:

2014 Student Competition winners

2014 Professional Competition winners


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Design Competition Sponsor

The ET Foundation would like to thank the follow Aluminum Extruders Council members for their sponsorship of the 2014 International Aluminum Extrusion Design Competition.

Sapa Extrusions North America is the exclusive Platinum Sponsor