This year 's focus is communication design, so the competition rolls out across 21 various categories, including the following: Corporate Design & Identity, Brand Design & Identity, Annual Reports and others.
The World Photography Organisation (WPO) has announced 2013 Sony World Photography Award winners in four categories, including Open, Youth, 3D and National. The award, launched back in 2008, aims to spread the photographic culture across the globe, supporting both emerging photographers and professionals.
Mark Zuckerberg (Facebook), Sergey Brin (Google) and Yuri Milner (Digital Sky Technologies) along with some other notable figures in the IT sector have joined forces to launch the Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences Foundation to foster researchers in the biotech sphere.
As part of the 2013 Student Award competition, annually held by the UK-based non-profit organization D&AD, Nissan and Interbrand will challenge students to build a new brand that will represent the automaker’s complete line of sustainable vehicles.
A' Design Award, one of the worlds' most respected design competitions, announces the final call for entries to register your best design works and win a prestigious design award in 2013.
Effie Worldwide and Warc, the global online provider of ideas and evidence to marketing people, unveiled the list of the most effective marketers of the 2011, derived from almost 2,000 finalists and winning entries to 39 Effie Award competitions worldwide, which unveiled leaders in the field for the past 12 months. The Effie Effectiveness Index, which was launched in 2011, “recognizes the architects of the most effective marketing communications ideas from around the world.” The Index shows winners both by the business type category (Most Effective Marketers, Most Effective Brands, Most Effective Agency Networks, etc.) and by region.
Pentawards, the first and major worldwide competition exclusively devoted to packaging design in all its forms, calls packaging design creatives from around the globe to enter the 6th edition of the contest, the Pentawards ‘Classic’ 2012.
The DBA, the UK organisation that measures and rates the effectiveness of design in a range of categories by using commercial data to evaluate the success, announced the winners of its annual Design Effectiveness Awards.