The best print and published media designs and agencies are selected based on the degree of innovation, aesthetic qualities, content quality, human interaction, and other aspects specific to the type of agency or product.
For concept stage works, the A'Award is an early indicator of success for the concept stage products, this lets young designers and design companies to register and patent winning products for commercial value generation, furthermore the A'Award connects young designers and design companies to a large industry base and setups the links between the designers, design companies and the producers. The winners ideas becomes reality.
For realized designs, having the A'Award gives added value to your products and separates them from the rest of commoditized goods,it is an excuse to communicate your product to the media, a reason for press releases.
The Jury is composed of both Academic and Professional participants worldwide, such as chief executive officers or head designers of companies and faculty heads or professors. In addition, the A'Award features the focus group jury, which is composed of ordinary people to normalize the scoring by eliminating the bias on aesthetics and form sections, the votes of Professional, Academic and the Focus Group are weighted to determine the final result.
When submitting to the Print and Published Media Design competition keep in mind that your submission will be evaluated on multiple dimensions, your agency and its designs are judged together with its visual design, innovation and publication content quality. Applicants should send high-resolution images of the design or agency, together with a pdf presentation or a link to the website. Transparency and ethical publishing will be given a significant weight.
The winners of the A'Print and Published Media Design Award,illustration competition are provided extensive and exclusive marketing and communication services to promote the success of winning the A'Award.
Furthermore, the winning designs appear on the A'best designs book which is available worldwide, this book is furthermore distributed to the high-profile magazine editors, design oriented companies and relevant parties.
The winning designs are also exhibited at our exhibition in Italy, and the best designs will be picked for the permanent exhibition. The winners appear on magazines, newspapers, webzines and many other publishing mediums.
Each winner design receives the trophy, published online and at our best designs book, receives a certificate and sticker templates to be attached to the products, the A seal of design excellence is also included in the winners package, this seal is valid for the entire product lifecycle without yearly fees.