iF Design Award
Digital media, print media, and crossmedia design award attracting over 1,800 entries from 30 different countries every year. Also in German.
People's Design Award
Cast your vote for the best designed objects of all time. Contestants include the paperclip, the wheelie suitcase, and the Stratocaster. From the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum.
International Design Resource Awards
Annual competition to encourage the use of post-consumer recycled, reprocessed, and sustainably harvested materials in new product designs and buildings.
International design contest featuring online pre-registration presented by Saint-Etienne Metropole. Also in French.
Smithsonian: National Design Awards
Conceived in 1997 by the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum to honor annually the most recent in a long line of American creators and designers.
Chrysler Design Awards
Celebrates the achievements of individuals who have consistently championed seminal works of design and significantly influenced modern American culture.