The A’ Design Awards & Competition is the world’s largest design competition. Juried by experts in the field, the competition recognizes the best and most exciting work in design from around the world.In addition to the award itself, participating and winning the A’ Design Award means recognition, publicity and as well as a long list of other benefits.
In addition to the sheer size of the competition and it’s extensive winner’s kit, one thing that particularly sets the A’ Design Awards & Competition apart are the categories. Submissions are accepted in dozens of categories ensuring that your work finds its best fit. This includes categories such as Good Industrial Design, Good Architecture Design, Good Product Design, Good Communication Design , Good Service Design, and Good Fashion Design. You can find further design categories here.
As mentioned, the A’ Design Prize is actually a comprehensive kit. This includes perks such as participation in an international exhibition, inclusion in annual hardcover yearbook, a press release, publicity through the Competition’s extensive network, inclusion in the World Design Rankings, an invitation to a gala-night event in Italy for a unique networking opportunity, an award trophy and certificate, translation services for your press release into more than 20 languages, feedback notes from the jurors, a Designer of the Year nomination, sales listing for your winning design and much more.
Entries to the Competition are judges by an international jury panel of scholars, industry experts and prominent journalists. Unlike many other awards, the A’ Design Awards & Competition follows a strict methodology including, a peer-review process with anonymous voting and evaluation of entries.
You can learn everything you need to know about the competition at designaward.com. The deadline for submissions is February 28, 2018 and selected winners and results will be announced publicly (including here on Beautiful/Decay) on April 15,2018. You can register by clicking the link below.