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D&AD Professional Awards 2014

D&AD has recently announced its 2014 Professional Awards, to once again celebrate and nurture outstanding work in design and advertising. The competition selects the best Design, Advertising or Digital work around the world.

Companies and freelancers from all over the world are invited to enter work commercially released for the first time between 1 January and 31 December 2013.

D&AD’s Professional Awards are all about brilliant commercial creativity, wherever and however it’s produced. The Yellow Pencil is recognized the world over as a symbol of the very highest creative achievement.

Starting 16 October 2013, entries for the 2014 competition, can be submitted in the following competition categories:

  • Art Direction
  • Book Design
  • Branding
  • Crafts for Advertising
  • Crafts for Design
  • Digital Design
  • Digital Marketing
  • Direct
  • Film Advertising Crafts
  • Graphic Design
  • Integrated & Earned Media
  • Magazine & Newspaper Design
  • Mobile Marketing
  • Music Videos
  • Outdoor Advertising
  • Packaging Design
  • Press Advertising
  • Product Design
  • Radio Advertising
  • Spatial Design
  • TV & Cinema Advertising
  • White Pencil
  • Writing for Advertising
  • Writing for Design

Please consider that the deadline for completing entries online is 29 January 2014 — 5 February 2014 is the deadline for delivering physical entry materials.

D&AD Professional Awards 2014 Entry Fees

Entry fees for the 2014 D&AD Professional Awards start from £80 and vary depending on the competition category.

You’ll get a 10% discount on any entries completed and paid for by 29 November 2013. Also, freelancers and sole traders who are members of D&AD get a 20% discount on entries.