Applied Arts explores the strategic and cultural forces driving creativity in Canada and features the resulting work—whether groundbreaking or otherwise exceptional.

Winners Gallery

You’ve got ideas. Now get them noticed.

The Applied Arts Awards have helped creative professionals and emerging artists in creative advertising, graphic/interactive design, photography, and illustration get their ideas noticed for over 25 years.

Applied Arts magazine is Canada’s leading voice for visual communicators; being published as a winner is your best opportunity to promote your work across Canada and beyond.

Illustration Awards Spring 2019 Annual
Early Bird Deadline: January 25, 2019
FINAL DEADLINE: February 1, 2019

Community Awards For 2019, Community Awards categories have been rolled into each of our other competitions

Advertising Awards Winter 2019 Annual
Early Bird Deadline: Sept. 13, 2019
FINAL DEADLINE: Sept. 20, 2019

Photography Awards Spring 2019 Annual
Early Bird Deadline: January 25, 2019
FINAL DEADLINE: February 1, 2019

Design Awards Summer 2019 Annual
Early Bird Deadline: March 8, 2019
FINAL DEADLINE: March 20, 2019

Student Awards Fall 2019 Annual
Early Bird Deadline: June 7, 2019
FINAL DEADLINE: June 14, 2019

The 2019 Design Awards Early Bird Deadline is March 8, 2019.