Submit or nominate

How to submit or nominate for the Danish Design Award 2018

You can submit entries until December 21st 2017 at midnight. You register your entry by submitting through the digital registration form found below. You can either submit a solution or nominate for the special categories Young Talent and Icon Award.

Read more about the different categories here

Each entry can be submitted once, in one category only. Registration is free of charge.

Who can take part?

Anyone can enter. This means that all private and public organisations and all designers with a connection to Denmark can submit entries for the Danish Design Award. This includes Danish companies that have worked with a designer from outside Denmark as well as designers in Denmark who have worked with a company abroad.

The submitted products and design solutions have to meet the following formal criteria:

  • Everyone involved in creating the product or solution must have given their consent to take part.
  • All products or solutions must be fully developed and either in production or in use at the time of entry.
  • At the time of entry, products or design solutions must not have been on the market or in use for more than four years.

Submit a solution

The categories are: Building Markets, Message Received, Save Money, Share Resources, Better Work, Daily Life, Feel Good, Better Learning, Clean Solutions, Healthy Life, Outstanding Service, Employment Growth, Visionary Concepts.

Nominate a young talent

The Young Talent Award is a design award for an outstanding talent aged 30 years or younger.

Nominate for the Icon Award

The Icon Award is a design award for an outstanding concept or solution that has become an icon internationally