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The Japan Mint will hold the International Coin Design Competition (ICDC) 2018 with the objective of encouraging creativity and enhancing the artistry of coin designs. We hope this competition will lead to the discovery of many excellent works, and look forward to your creative, artistic and beautiful coin designs.
A sketch and a pair of plaster models (the obverse and reverse sides) of the coin design are required.
All ages and nationalities are eligible to enter. Entrants do not have to be professionals, but please take notice that entrants should be capable of submitting a pair of plaster models at the final stage.
A sketch of the coin design (the obverse and reverse sides) is required.
Any student who is registered at any school and was born on or after August 31st, 1988 is qualified to enter.