As its ongoing pursuit to establish design as a tool for national competitiveness, CII initiated the "CII Design Excellence Awards" from the year of 2011. In its seventh year, we are pleased to announce that applications are now open for the CII Design Excellence Awards 2017.
The CII Design Excellence Award, acknowledge and celebrate Indian Design and Innovation. The Awards strive to honour new paradigms of design in India, which answers the call of making Indian industry and manufacturing more competitive and innovative and present the emerging face of design in India and its newer manifestations.
The India Design Council endorses CII Design Excellence Awards. This Design Award is a perfect opportunity for Indian companies to present themselves as design led organisations.
|Call for Entries||1 April 2017|
|Last date for Submission||30 August 2017|
|Result of Online Evaluation||10 September 2017|
|Submission of Physical Material for Small Products||29 September 2017|
|Submission of Physical Material for Heavy Products||October 2017|
|Award Ceremony at the 17th India Design Summit 2017||November 2017|
The entry submitted for the CII Design Excellence Award has to be designed for / designed in India and manufactured and or marketed in India
Submitted by a company registered in India
Design must be fully commissioned and in market or usage at the time of entry
The Design must have been realized in the calendar year of 2016 or 2017
Prototypes cannot apply
The entries must comply with the mandatory applicable standards for the given entry
Visual identity: Branding or rebranding projects, logo, trademark, symbol, visual identity implementation across organization
Environments: Corporate, public and private spaces, environmental graphics and signage, museum exhibits, showroom and retail merchandising, trade show exhibits, etc.
Typography: Logotype, print, packaging, signage, digital media, original, derivative or pictorial typeface
Publications: Magazines, catalogues, annual reports, communication tools, brochures, books, periodicals, etc.
Household Appliances: White goods and electrical household equipment, kitchen devices and aids, household aids,household aids, refrigerators, microwave oven, vacuum cleaners, sewing machines, etc.
Home Products: Home & decorative accessories, kitchen, garden & workshop tools, cutlery & kitchenware, tools for cooking & cleaning, utensils, tableware, baby products, pet products.
Lifestyle: Jewelry, footwear, leather articles, accessories, watches, spectacles, optical products, bags, luggage, backpacks, cases, eyeglasses, helmets, other personal items, etc.
Electronic, Computers and Communications Products: Audio and visual equipment, electronic consumer goods, phones, cell phones, smart phones, PDAs, navigation devices, earpieces and handsets, desktops, laptops, portable devices, display screens, etc.
Productivity Tools: Equipment and fixtures, writing instruments, stationary, office supplies, etc.
Leisure Products: Sports equipment, hobby goods, DIY Goods, toys and games, playground equipment, educational toys, etc.
Entertainment: TVs, media players, cameras, camcorders, musical instruments, gaming equipment, entertainment devices, entertainment accessories, etc.
Capital Goods: Industrial machinery & tools, agricultural machinery & tools, construction machines & tools etc.
Tools, Equipment & Gauges: Tools, work gear, gauges and measuring devices, test equipment, machining equipment, visual devices, industrial robots, etc.
Health & Personal Care: Hospital and laboratory devices, rehabilitation, patient care and medical operation appliances, clinical & diagnostic products, industrial & scientific products, surgical & therapeutic Products, home-Care & self-care products, beauty and grooming, body care devices, etc.
Architectural & Interior Products: Furniture, lighting, public spaces, building materials, fittings and fixtures, air conditioners, sanitary ware, retail fixtures, retail equipment, point of sale products and systems, etc.
Consumer, home and personal
Business and productivity
Games and Multimedia
Website, information graphics, online ads, kiosks, digital magazines, email newsletters
Motion design, animations, film titles, typography on screen
Special purpose vehicle
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