ZHdK Highlights – Best students' projects are selected from all study courses throughout the school,
They are shown in a collected exhibition in September.
See for instance the flyer from 2017: https://www.zhdk.ch/veranstaltung/32483.
Nominations are made early June and announced late June.
ZHdK Förderpreis (Promotional Prize) - Each year, this prize is awarded to the best bachelor's and master's final project of the design department,
Each department nominates 2 BA thesis projects and 1 MA thesis project.
A jury decide on the overall best project.
Nominations are made mid-June and final prize is announced during the diploma ceremony.
Prix Netzhdk - this is a prize awarded by the alumni community to alumni from the program for the overall achievements of particular students (at least 3-4 years before the ongoing year).
The nominations are made in June.