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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.