Communication Arts magazine has started accepting entries for its annual Communication Arts Design and Advertising Competitions for 2019.
CA Award is the one of the most coveted awards in the industry and the most prestigious competition for creativity in graphic design and advertising.
Any advertising project printed, published or aired for the first time from May 2018 through May 2019 is eligible. Entries may originate from any country, but they need an English translation for the jurors.
Each competition includes several different categories – 15 for the Design competition and 13, for the Advertising competition.
• Print Entries: Must be unmounted and sent to our office by mail/courier. Do not tape series together. Send all multi-page projects—books, annual reports, etc.—in bound form. Any project over 18" x 24" must be submitted as digital images. If you enter a project in multiple categories and wish to submit printed samples, you must send an additional sample for each entry with the appropriate form attached. Trademarks must be centered on an 8-1/2" x 11" sheet. Place the company name and nature of the business under the mark.
• Digital Images: Must be RGB in JPG format with a maximum width of 1024 pixels and a maximum height of 768 pixels at 72 dpi. NO EXCEPTIONS. Digital images will be projected for the judges using an HD projector on a 6' x 4' screen.
• Video Entries: Must be in MOV, MP4 or MPG format, with a maximum file size of 1 GB. Include 4 seconds of black, no slates or bars, at the beginning of each video and 2 seconds at the end.
• Audio Entries: Must be submitted as MP3, WAVE or AIFF files with a maximum file size of 5 MB.
Entry fees start at $45 per entry and vary depending on the competition category and the type of work. Entry fees are lower for students.
Entries must be registered no later than Midnight, May 3, 2019. Entries registered after that date require a late fee of $10 per entry. No entries will be accepted after May 17, 2019.
This Communication Arts Design & Advertising Competitions 2019 is open to designers all around the world.
Selected by leading creative directors, art directors and writers, the winning entries will be distributed worldwide in the Communication Arts Advertising Annual, in print and digital editions, and on commarts.com, assuring important exposure to the creators of this outstanding work. Each winning entrant will receive a personalized Award of Excellence, milled from solid aluminum, and award certificates issued for firms, individuals and clients.
For all further informations about the Communication Arts Design & Advertising Competitions 2019 visit the following official website here.