#TalentTrack: 10Bytes ➜ Register! | Public Choice Award 2021 ➜ Vote Now!

#TalentTrack: 10Bytes ➜ Register! | Public Choice Award 2021 ➜ Vote Now!

Next participation call for the Awards: September to November 2021 ➜ Pre-Register Now!Dates

Why Enter? See Your Benefits.

Gain international recognition. Strengthen your visibility. Earn credit and reputation. Join the global experience leadership community.

Register in three steps in our participant portal.

Four Categories For Your Best.

Three categories for professionals.


Market-ready or new products, services and experiential environments.


Short term foresight studies, prototypes, test projects, service concepts and conceptual environments.


Long term foresight concepts, advanced design studies and research projects exploring future experiences and solutions.

One category for young guns.

New Talent

Excellent bachelor's and master's projects from all over the world.

Seven Award Titles For Great Experiences.

Internationally recognized titles awarded by renowned experts in design, research and business. The award levels, titles and pricing:

Step 1 | Submission

First examination and admission to the nomination process (step 2).

Submission Fees
Professionals: € 320
New Talents: € 50

Step 2 | Nomination

Among all valid submissions the jury nominates a limited number of projects – the Award Shortlist. All shortlisted projects are extensively promoted and enter the judging for the award titles (step 3).

Nomination Fees
Professionals: € 1.950
New Talents: Free of Charge

The competition does not entail any further costs.

Step 3 | Awards

Among all shortlisted Nominees the expert jury selects Award and Gold Award Winners in each competition category. In addition, the UX community and the public vote for a Public Choice Award.

All prices are per competition entry and subject to the legal value added tax (VAT). Corporate members of the International Design Center Berlin (IDZ) receive a 100% discount on the submission fee of one project.

Dates and Deadlines

Competition dates for 2021, with a preview of the planned timeline until 2022.

See the Dates

Judging Criteria

The UX Design Awards focus on the positive impact of people-centric solutions, concepts and research.

Originating in 2008 as a show for good usability, the International Design Center Berlin established the UX Design Awards in 2015.

Ever since, the Awards have been honoring great experiences in a class of their own.