ADC 99th Annual Awards Now Accepting Entries!

The ADC Annual Awards, celebrating 99 years of excellence in design and craft, is now open for entries! This iconic award show honors the best creative talent and groundbreaking work across many different creative disciplines, from graphic design to illustration, from publishing to packaging, from advertising to photography and all points in between.

The ADC Annual Awards features a tiered pricing system that encourages entries from smaller shops, studios, and freelancers, allowing their work to be showcased on a global stage alongside some of the biggest names in the industry.

ENTRY DEADLINE: JANUARY 31, 2020





ADC Deadlines

Regular Deadline: January 31, 2020

First Extended Deadline: February 14, 2020

Final Extended Deadline: February 28, 2020
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2020 Entry Guide coming soon!



ADC 98th Annual Awards Winners
  • Company: Ogilvy / Hong Kong
    Client: Birdland (Hong Kong) Ltd
    Title: Hot & Spicy
  • Company: TBWA\Media Arts Lab / Los Angeles + OMD Worldwide / Los Angeles
    Client: Apple, Inc.
    Title: Welcome Home
  • Company: SERVICEPLAN GERMANY / Munich + SERVICEPLAN KOREA / Seoul
    Client: Dot Incorporation
    Title: Dot Mini. The First Smart Media Device for the Visually Impaired.
  • Company: We Are Unlimited / Chicago + We Are Unlimited/The Marketing Store / Chicago + DDB New York / New York City + DDB Canada / Vancouver
    Client: McDonald's
    Title: The Flip
  • Company: DDB / Paris + Henry / Paris + SCHMOOZE / BALLAD / Paris + MIKROS MPC / Paris
    Client: Ubisoft
    Title: The Baptism
  • Company: TBWA\Media Arts Lab / Los Angeles + OMD Worldwide / Los Angeles
    Client: Apple, Inc.
    Title: Welcome Home
  • Company: Spotify In-House / New York + Universal McCann / New York
    Client: Spotify
    Title: 2018 Wrapped
  • Company: The Times Magazine / New York
    Client: The New York Times Magazine
    Title: The New York Times For Kids: Halloween Cover Series
  • Company: The Times Magazine / New York
    Client: The New York Times Magazine
    Title: If You Were Me
  • Company: B Group Germany / D + Stefan Kranefeld Imaging / D
    Client: STABILO International GmbH
    Title: Highlight the Remarkable