Enter Our Annual GDUSA Web Design Awards

THE BEST OF EVERYTHING FOR THE SCREEN

We invite you to enter the 2021 American Web Design Awards™. This is our 21st annual showcase of the power of design to enhance websites, and online and interactive experiences. Winners receive an embossed Certificate of Excellence. They will also be eligible for publication in our Web Design Annual — in print and online — that appears in October. It’s a great opportunity to be recognized by clients, managers, colleagues and the community for design excellence in the fastest-growing area of design. The deadline is Friday August 20, 2021.

ENTRY GUIDELINES

WHO IS ELIGIBLE?

Entries may be submitted by any company or individual involved in the creation or production of the work. Entries must have been created or produced between January 1, 2020 and August 30, 2021.

HOW TO ENTER?


DOWNLOAD ENTRY FORM HERE!


ENTRY FORM FILL-IN

Fill in one entry form for each entry you are submitting. On the form, provide the URL or any other link where we can access and view your entry. This will be the primary basis for judging the project and it is ALL that is required to accompany the entry form.

Optional! If you wish to highlight your favorite pages or portions of each entry, you are welcome to submit up to FIVE screen captures or .jpegs of the highlights or ONE composite image including the highlights or a .mov file or similar for videos. These should be emailed together with your entry form (or if the files are too big to email, you can upload them using the Hightail Link at the very bottom of this page)

NO URL Or Other Link? Then please submit, along with the entry form, up to FIVE screen captures or .jpegs of the highlights of your project or ONE composite image that includes the highlights or a .mov file or similar for videos. These can be emailed together with your entry form (or if the files are too big to email, upload them using the Hightail Link at the very bottom of this page.)

ENTRY FORM SUBMISSION

Email: Send entries to … webawards@gdusa.com

Traditional Mail/Delivery: GDUSA, Awards Department, 89 Fifth Avenue, Ste. 901, New York, NY 10003

PAYMENT OPTIONS

For payment purposes, there are 3 options: You can (1) pay ONLINE via Credit Card or Paypal, the payment links can be found below at the bottom of this page OR (2) enter the payment/credit card information on one of the entry forms only and no digital signature is needed and email it to us OR (3) send a check via traditional mail or delivery service. (See Payment link below)


CATEGORIES

1. WEBSITES + MICROSITES
Graphic and interactive design for sites

2. MOBILE + TABLET DESIGN
Graphic and interactive design for handheld devices

3. APPS
Graphic and interactive design for apps

4. SOCIAL MEDIA
Design for Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and other network sites

5. ADVERTISING + PROMOTION
Ads, marketing, email marketing, online campaigns

6. PUBLICATIONS + PERIODICALS
Enewsletters, brochures, newspapers, magazines

7. VIDEO/ANIMATION/MOTION
Motion graphics for online applications

8. UX/UI
User centered focus and exceptional digital experiences via any digital product including in the categories above

9. STUDENT WORK


ENTRY FEES

$80 …. 1 Entry
$140… 2 Entries
$180… 3 Entries
$220… 4 Entries
$250… 5 Entries
$280… 6-9 Entries
$300… 10+ Entries

Multiple entries that are part of a series or campaign may be submitted as one entry.


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.


QUESTIONS

Tel: 212.696.4380
Email: webawards@gdusa.com


> PAY ONLINE HERE!

YOU CAN USE YOUR CREDIT CARD OR PAYPAL ACCOUNT

Please select the correct number of entries for payment on the button/menu below.

Past winners should select from the 2nd button/menu to receive their 20% discount.

Those with a Special Promo Code should select from the 3rd button/menu to receive their discount.


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