adidas is Looking for Creators

Adidas is looking for the best young, creative minds interested in footwear and apparel design. Applications for the 2018 Adidas Design Academy have officially opened.

The Adidas Design Academy is a 24-month program that allows creatives the opportunity work alongside members of the Adidas design team to create and become educated about the design process of the footwear and apparel industry. Programs will be taking place at Adidas' North American HQ in Portland, Oregon and also at the brand's global HQ in Herzogenaurach, Germany. The academy also includes rotations abroad at design studios in Portland, Herzogenaurach, Tokyo and Shanghai, along with cross-functional rotations within Brand Design, Product Marketing, Product Development and Innovation teams.

Interested applicants can apply for the footwear program here or the apparel program here. The application deadline is Feb. 1, 2018 and the two-year program will begin on Oct. 1, 2018.