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Participate with your entry in one of our professional or student awards.

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iF SOCIAL IMPACT PRIZE

Present your project for free and win your share of EUR 50,000 in prize money.

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iF DESIGN AWARD 2022 – Here's the why

Being honored with the iF DESIGN AWARD works for you in many different ways: as a convincing, positive message to your customers, as credible, objective evidence of your product's quality, as a differentiating factor to make you stand out from the competition, as valuable feedback from an outside source, as a useful marketing tool and, last but not least, as motivation for your team. As an award winner, you have an efficient platform at your disposal with unlimited use of the iF logo, the publication of the winners on the iF WORLD DESIGN GUIDE, a detailed jury report and participation in international exhibitions. Being able to make use of our PR offers, especially with your digital orientation is now more important now than ever before. Take advantage of this unique opportunity and be a winner by winning an iF DESIGN AWARD!

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Truly independent

✔️ Owned by the certified non-profit iF Design Foundation, which promotes design and its social significance

Highest integrity

✔️ Equal chances of winning for every participant
✔️ Independent design experts guarantee a transparent and fair jury process.

Growing popularity

✔️ High increasing number of designers, architects and manufacturers who register their entries
✔️ 3,693 participants from 52 countries submitted almost 10,000 entries for the award 2021

International and diverse

✔️ Worldwide network of representations to support you
✔️ 9 disciplines with 81 categories cover all the important design areas

Value effects for winners

Good Investment

Good Investment

Benefit from our iF scorecard and get comprehensive, high-quality feedback on your entry, which makes design measurable like never before.

Consumer Value

Consumer Value

Give your customers something to talk about and share the information that your project has won an award in the media.

Premium Branding

Premium Branding

Premium brands feature premium design. Let people know that you are investing in design innovation.

Unique Positioning

Unique Positioning

An iF DESIGN AWARD will make all the difference in your portfolio, segment or country.

Customer Guidance

Customer Guidance

With too many similar products on the market, potential buyers feel uncertain. Displaying the iF logo on your product or service gives them orientation.

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Credibility

Provide proof of your trustworthiness with the recognized iF DESIGN AWARD. Like many other famous brands have done before.

Join Design Excellence

Join Design Excellence

Many of the world's leading companies have been part of the iF design excellence for decades.

Increase Profits

Increase Profits

The small investment you make for your participation can mean that your customers are willing to pay a higher price for your products.

Motivation

Motivation

Winning an iF DESIGN AWARD will make your team feel honored, give them a measure of their success and inspire them for the future.

Celebration

Celebration

Everybody loves trophies, certificates and a wonderful award night. Be part this experience and celebrate your iF DESIGN AWARD on stage.

Strategic Decision

Strategic Decision

Highlight your brand strategy and your design goals internally and externally with an iF DESIGN AWARD.

Product Protection

Product Protection

Protect your product by letting the design community know who was first.

Tools for winners

Tools for winners

iF winner's logo: Put it to work for you!

With the logo you demonstrate your success and your competence. Use the iF logo to demonstrate your success and your competence. Display the logo in your print and online communication. Integrate it into ads, online banners, press releases or inlcude it in your packaging design.

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iF DESIGN AWARD 2022 – Here's the why

Improve your ranking on the iF WORLD DESIGN INDEX (WDI)

The more award-winning projects you enter, which will be awarded, the higher your ranking will be on this index. Participate several years in a row and underline the status in your branch/country...

See the ranking in the WDI (iF top label)

iF DESIGN AWARD 2022 – Here's the why

Show off your profile on the iF WORLD DESIGN GUIDE (WDG)

Show the world's leading design community what your company stands for and let the audience know about your success. Use this unique design network as your communication platform.

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Write a press release

Send a press release highlighting your award to local, national and online media. Develop media campaigns to generate attention (radio/TV, print, online/bloggers). This sample text will help you to write your press release:

Sample press release _ in ENGLISH DOC | 192.50 KB

See iF in the News

iF DESIGN AWARD 2022 – Here's the why

Benefit from our services

Be part of our digital and physical exhibitions and take advantage of our networking events and other design-related services.

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iF DESIGN AWARD Team

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Phone: +49.511.54224.224
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