Face Mask Design Contest

Create an original, open source, DIY mask and document the process using our template to enter,

Submissions will be judged by a panel of engineers. The top 10 designs will win $500 Amazon gift cards!

All designs will be made available on Open Medical for the community to see. The highest rated designs will be featured in a community gallery.

Submissions deadline is 11:59 pm, September 16th, 2020.

Winners will be announced by September 25th, 2020 on Open Medical.

Judging Criteria

The panel of engineers will evaluate each design on the following:

  • Simplicity of design and construction
  • Robustness
  • Ability to fit various face types
  • Level of protection
  • Practicality
  • Aesthetics

The best designs will be easy to make, simple to wear, and an effective barrier. It also does not hurt to be stylish as well.

Rules of Entry

For an entry to be accepted:

  • Submission must follow the template
  • Submission must be in PDF format
  • Submission must be made by a member of Open Medical
  • Submitted design must be original content

Open Medical is hosting this contest with free entry to the public. No purchase is necessary. Void where prohibited.

All designs shared on openmedicalinnovation.com are freely available to anyone. The designs are licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International license (CC BY 4.0). Licenses provide a standard way for content creators to grant someone else permission to use their work.

Open Medical disclaims any and all responsibility or liability for the ideas, designs or other content shared, displayed, posted or disclosed on this site. The use of and reliance on any content is at own risk.

Submission Template

Submission Template:

Submission Example:


How to Submit

Email "2020maskcontest@openmedicalinnovation.com"

a PDF copy of your submission! The deadline to submit is September 16th, 2020.