We’ve compiled some frequently asked questions we receive about Indigo Design Award below.
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There are three levels of expertise:
Agencies - design services companies with more than one employee;
Freelancers - professional designers who earn, or have earned, the majority of their income from design services;
Students - currently study design in schools or Universities.
Agencies: An initial $200 USD plus $70 USD for each additional category
Freelancers: An initial $140 USD plus $50 USD for each additional category
Students: An initial $90 USD plus $30 USD for each additional category
- Confirm your registration (a confirmation email will be sent to your email)
- Log in
- Complete your submission form: entry title, design director, company or school, category, client if applicable and URL if applicable, upload not more than ten images per entry and PDF documents (optional).
- Click next, review your entry, and proceed to payment. We accept all major banking/credit cards.
- Receive a confirmation email from us or review your entry on your member page.
Yes. All designs should be no older than five years old.
Images must be uploaded in jpg or png, and not greater than 5MB per image.
Indigo Design Award is an international award. Designers from all around the world are welcome to submit their fantastic work.
Yes, as Indigo Award is an international competition, entrants are encouraged to use English when entering our competition.
As an organizer of this competition, the Indigo Award team is not allowed to recommend participants on what work they should submit because we need to stay impartial. However, if you have received an invitation to participate that means Indigo Award designers’ team has reviewed your work prior to the invitation and found it eligible and great enough to participate.
Yes, you can enter your work into as many categories as you deem appropriate, and it will be evaluated separately for each instance and the category. It is not uncommon for exceptional work to be honored in more than one category regardless of the media type.
Copyright and all other rights remain with the designer. However, by submitting your designs in Indigo Award you are giving us the right to use your images for marketing and promotional purposes, which at any time will carry the designer’s credit line. Indigo Award may use images in any media sponsor publication.
All winners will be announced and results posted on the Indigo Award website and newsletter sent to all subscribed members including winners and judges within one month after the announced final deadline. An email will automatically be sent to each entrant when results are posted.