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.


ADC Deadlines

Regular Deadline: January 31, 2020

First Extended Deadline: February 14, 2020

Final Extended Deadline: February 28, 2020
ADC Resources


Rules & Eligibility

Tiered Pricing

2020 Entry Guide coming soon!

ADC 98th Annual Awards Winners
  • Company: Publicis Pixelpark / Hamburg/Erlangen
    Client: PUMA SE
    Title: 9.58 seconds –the world's fastest annual report
  • Company: Art Camp / Brooklyn, New York
    Client: Spotify
    Title: Mitski - A Pearl
  • Company: LIA Diagnostics / Philadephia
    Client: LIA Diagnostics
    Title: Lia: The Flushable, Biodegradable Pregnancy Test
  • Company: MPC / London + adam&eveDDB / London + Academy Films / London
    Client: John Lewis & Partners
    Title: The Boy and the Piano
  • Company: TBWA\HAKUHODO Inc. / Tokyo
    Client: AIG
  • Company: Ogilvy / Hong Kong
    Client: Birdland (Hong Kong) Ltd
    Title: Hot & Spicy
  • Company: Spotify In-House / New York + Universal McCann / New York
    Client: Spotify
    Title: 2018 Wrapped
  • Company: Tim O'Brien / Brooklyn + Time Magazine / New York
    Client: Time Magazine
    Title: Stormy
  • Company: TBWA\Media Arts Lab / Los Angeles + OMD Worldwide / Los Angeles
    Client: Apple, Inc.
    Title: Welcome Home
  • Company: TBWA\Chiat\Day / New York + Design by Disruption / New York
    Client: Thomson Reuters Corporation
    Title: Unboxing the Truth