Metropolis Magazine has announced the deadline for the Next Generation Design Competition. According to Metropolis, the competition will address the 1.3 billion people with special needs living around the world: “The competition strives for solutions at all scales, from systems, experiences, places, to spaces, products, or any area that needs to be made inclusive and empowering. Submissions can be conceptual, in the early stages of development, near completion, or completed and ready for the next phase of development. The ideas must have the potential to be made, built, or otherwise realized.” Winners will win $10,000. Deadline for entry is February 18, 2012.