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Vote for your favorite finalists for the INDEX: Award 2011

Want to meet the Crown Prince? Cast your vote for People's Choice!
Want to have a say in who's going to win INDEX: Award 2011? And want to catch a glimpse of the Danish Crown Prince and Crown Princess at the grand Award Show in the Copenhagen Opera on September 1st? Well, here is your big chance!

Pick your favorite design among the 60 finalists for INDEX: Award 2011 and cast your vote.

The design with the most votes on August 26th will be crowned the winner of INDEX: People's Choice Award - and between all the votes for the winning design, we will pick a lucky winner, who gets to go to the award show with a friend.

INDEX: People's Choice Award 2011 is kindly sponsored by renowned Danish furniture manufacturer Fritz Hansen, and the winner will receive "The Egg" - a beautiful chair designed by famous Danish designer Arne Jacobsen in 1958 for the Radisson SAS hotel in Copenhagen.

During the competition, everyone can vote for their own personal INDEX: favorite. You can vote for as many different designs as you like, and you can vote as many times as you like. Good luck!

In 2009, at the INDEX: Award Ceremony; Jean Madden from Brisbane, Australia, was declared the winner of the People’s Choice Award. The winning design, Street Swags, is a bed and a bag designed to provide more comfort, warmth and protection from weather for people living on the street. Read more about Street Swags.

In 2007, the winner of the People’s Choice Award was Danish designer Hân Pham. She won the prize for the design of Antivirus; a yellow plastic cap that turns beverage cans into a container for used needles. Read more about Antivirus:

The first winner of the People’s Choice Award, back in 2005, was Vestergaard-Frandsen’s iconic LifeStraw™, which a short time before had brought home the INDEX:Award in the Body category. Read more about the LifeStraw™:

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Nadia Harpøth Adan | INDEX:Design to Improve Life
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