Graphic design competitions in every category

Participating in design competitions is an excellent way to keep your skills fresh, interact with fellow designers, and make your work public and more widely known. is a collection of design competitions that pay! They describe their goal as providing “a friendly, professional and secure environment where designers from all walks of life can find opportunity and compete on a level playing field – where they can show off their work, improve their skills, communicate with peers and win new clients.” Post your work and if someone likes it they can purchase it from the site, you make their revisions, and you get the profits.