Design for Startups: for Designers

Shumka Centre will be hiring ten students to work with ten companies starting January 2021.

The call for student designers can be found on Artswork.



  • Be enrolled at Emily Carr University of Art + Design (graduate or 3rd/4th year undergraduate student) with a GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Be an amazing designer with flexible technical and creative skills across web, UX, communication or industrial design
  • Possess excellent teamwork skills and a flexible, creative attitude
  • Have strong organizational, research, communication, and presentation skills
  • Have the ability to work independently and adapt responsively to changing conditions
  • Have use of your own laptop
  • Must be available to meet with company teams and internal research group as needed. Internal meetings will be held on Thursdays 4:30 – 7:30 PM via BlueJeans

The full call will be posted on Artswork
Deadline: November 20, 2020

Design for Startups is generously funded by Canada’s Digital Supercluster. Student salaries are funded by Innovate BC.