The Best in Web, Interactive + UX Design
Entry Deadline: March 31, 2017
We invite you to enter GDUSA’s 2017 American Web Design Awards™. This is our annual showcase of the power of design to enhance websites and online experiences. Winners receive an embossed Certificate of Excellence. They will also be eligible for publication in our Web Design Annual — in print, digital and online. It’s a great opportunity to be recognized by clients, prospects, colleagues and the community for design excellence in the fastest-growing area of digital design.
Sponsored by The Creative Group
Who is Eligible?
Entries may be submitted by any company or individual involved in the creation or production of the work.
What is Eligible?
Entries must have been created between January 1, 2016 and April 1, 2017.
Entry Form Preparation
Fill in one entry form for each of your submissions. If you are submitting the same piece in more than one category, please include a separate entry form for each category. Please submit the url where we can access your design in the “credit information” section of the entry form. This link will be used to judge your work. If you would like to submit screen captures as well they should be emailed together with your entry form or mailed to us on a CD together with a high quality laser print out of the entry. If there is no link where we can access your designs please submit screen captures. If mailing, please include screen captures on a CD together with a high quality laser print out of the entry. If you are submitting more than one entry, you only need to fill in payment information on one of your forms.
Entry Form Submission
Email your entry form to email@example.com. It is NOT necessary to include your signature if you are submitting your form digitally.
Via Fax: Fax your completed entry form to 212.696.4564
Mail Entries to:
Graphic Design USA
89 Fifth Avenue
Suite 901 New York, NY 10003
Attention: Awards Department
Rights + Permissions
Winning entrants grant Graphic Design USA the right to reproduce the winning pieces in the GDUSA Awards Annual. Select winning entries may also appear on gdusa.com and in any and all materials and media produced for promotional purposes.
1. WEBSITES + MICROSITES
Graphic and interactive design for sites
2. MOBILE + TABLET DESIGN
Graphic and interactive design for handheld devices
Graphic and interactive design for apps
4. SOCIAL MEDIA
Design for Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Snapchat and other network sites
5. ADVERTISING + PROMOTION
Ads, marketing and online campaigns
Motion graphics for online applications
User centered focus and exceptional digital experiences via any digital product including in the categories above
8. STUDENT WORK
1 Entry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . $75
2 Entries . . . . . . . . . . . . $120
3 Entries . . . . . . . . . . . . $150
4-6 Entries . . . . . . . . . . $180
7-10 Entries . . . . . . . . . . $210
11-15 Entries. . . . . . . . . . $240
16-20 Entries . . . . . . . . . $275
20+ Entries . . . . . . . . . . $300
Multiple entries considered to be part of a series or campaign may be submitted as one entry. You may include up to 5 pieces in a series. Please place the entire series in a single folder and attach the entry form to the envelope.
Please use this Hightail link to send your archived materials: