This year's Student Awards received +400 more submissions than last year, with a grand total of 973 submissions from students attending 34 different post-secondary schools across Canada! Results will be announced in September.
This year's Student Awards will distribute $22,000 in cash prizes, provided by industry supporters: .design, 52 Pick-up, BOLD, Clear Space, Entro, Forge Media + Design, Goods & Services, Greenmelon, Gravity Inc., john st., lg2, Milestone Integrated Marketing, q30 design, Pivot Design Group, Premise, Quarry, Shikatani Lacroix, The Workhouse, The Works Design Communications, Tony Jurgilas, Zulu Alpha KiloZync
We received the most entries in the Print Design category, followed closely by Brand Design. Other popular categories included Advertising Design, Book Design, Editorial Design and Information Design.
Full breakdown of submissions
Award for Advertising Design - 98
Award for Book Design - 88
Award for Brand Design - 132
Award for Digital Marketing Design - 29
Award for Editorial Design - 88
Award for Information Design - 88
Award for Logo Design - 70
Award for Motion Design - 32
Award for Packaging Design (Series) - 69
Award for Packaging Design (Single) - 69
Award for Placemaking Design - 48
Award for Print Design - 138
Award for Self-Promo Website - 6
Award for Web Design - Corporate - 9
Award for Web Design - Promotional - 9
The judging process will begin next week, and the results will be announced in September. Good luck to all those who submitted!
RGD's 2020 Student Awards Program will launch in December 2019.
For more information on the Student Awards, visit rgd.ca/student-awards