iF DESIGN AWARD 2023 –
HERE’S WHY

Still wondering whether you should take part in the iF DESIGN AWARD?

Below we've collected some of the best arguments why it makes sense to register your design for an iF DESIGN AWARD.

Start here: iF Jurors on the award

If you want to know why you should enter the iF DESIGN AWARD, ask the experts. In the video, some iF Jury members explain why an award makes all the difference.

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WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT

Truly independent

  • Owned by the certified non-profit iF Design Foundation, which promotes design and its social significance


Highest integrity

  • Equal chances of winning for every participant

  • Independent design experts guarantee a transparent and fair jury process.

Growing popularity

  • High increasing number of designers, architects and manufacturers who register their entries

  • Almost 11,000 entries from 57 countries were submitted for the award 2022

International and diverse

  • Worldwide network of representations to support you

  • 9 disciplines with 82 categories cover all the important design areas

VALUE EFFECTS FOR WINNERS

Good Investment

Benefit from our iF Scorecard and get comprehensive, high-quality feedback on your entry, which makes design measurable like never before.

Consumer Value

Give your customers something to talk about and share the information that your project has won an award in the media.

Premium Branding

Premium brands offer premium design. Let people know that you are investing in design innovation.

Unique Positioning

Get attention for your excellent design. We spread the word among the design community, online and in print.

Customer Guidance

With so many similar products on the market, potential buyers feel uncertain. Displaying the iF logo on your product or service gives them orientation.

Credibility

Prove your trustworthiness by earning the recognized iF DESIGN AWARD, like many other famous brands have done before you.

In Good Company

Many of the world's leading companies have been part of the iF design excellence for decades.

Increase Profits

The small investment you make for your participation can mean that your customers are willing to pay a higher price for your products.

Motivation

Winning an iF DESIGN AWARD will make your team feel honored, give them a measure of their success and inspire them for the future.

Celebration

Everybody loves trophies, certificates and a wonderful awards night. Be part of this experience and celebrate your iF DESIGN AWARD on stage.

Strategic Decision

Highlight your brand strategy and your design goals internally and externally with an iF DESIGN AWARD.

Product Protection

Protect your product by letting the design community know who was first.

BENEFITS FOR 
WINNERS

Be inspired by 69 years of iF DESIGN EXCELLENCE

Take a look at all the winners since 1954

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