Competitions

Interested in finding out about all the design competitions that are around. Want to start a list?

Mostly graphic design:

American Design Awards: Graphic and Web Designers Forum
“(2 ways to compete) The A.D.A. offers annual and monthly design competitions to suit any design style and form. Both competitions are open to a wide range of individuals and corporations alike, ranging from students, freelancers and design studios, to corporate art departments and major creative firms.”

Bookpool: Bookmark Design Contest
Yearly event sponsered by the online bookstore, Bookpool and Adobe. Prizes, $ and free to enter
http://www.bookpool.com/.x/6sxtitp2x8/b4

Commercial Art, Graphic Design, Illustration Awards & Competitions
“The top national and international competitions open to individuals, corporations and inhouse departments. Check out the Art Directors Club listing for a prestigious student competition.”
http://www.chiff.com/art/commercial_art/awards.htm

Graphic Comm Central
“links to a wide range of Graphic Communication-related competitions”
http://teched.vt.edu/gcc/HTML/Competitions/Competitions.html

Graphic Competitions
Listing to links of various competitions
http://www.graphiccompetitions.com/ studentsindesign Edit Delete Cut
HOWdesign - Design + Creativity
" HOW magazine sponsors three high-profile graphic design competitions annually…"
http://www.howdesign.com/competitions/index.asp

Worth1000
A great site with photoshop and logo design contests.

designboom competitions
product, furniture and other 3-d design type stuff
http://www.designboom.com/competitions.html