Our categories are split into Architecture Categories and Design Categories. If you have any questions regarding which categories would suit you, please contact us now.

 

Design Grand Prix

Special Category to be judged by the Design Panel.

 

This category cannot be entered. All design entries will automatically be considered.

Architecture Grand Prix

Special Category to be judged by the Architecture Panel.

 

This category cannot be entered. All architecture entries will automatically be considered.

Chairman’s Award for Design

Special Category to be judged by the Design Panel.

 

This category cannot be entered. All design entries will automatically be considered.

Chairman’s Award for Architecture

Special Category to be judged by the Architecture Panel.

 

This category cannot be entered. All architecture entries will automatically be considered.

Design Agency of the Year

Special Category to be judged by the Design Panel.

 

This category cannot be entered. All design entries will automatically be considered.

Architectural Practice of the Year

Special Category to be judged by the Architecture Panel.

 

This category cannot be entered. All architecture entries will automatically be considered.

Publications

Graphic Design category to be judged by the Design Panel.

 

e.g. books and magazines

 

Use Design Entry Template: download here.

Direct Mail

Graphic Design category to be judged by the Design Panel.

 

Use Design Entry Template: download here.

Corporate Identity

Graphic Design category to be judged by the Design Panel.

 

Use Design Entry Template: download here.

Poster

Graphic Design category to be judged by the Design Panel.

 

Use Design Entry Template: download here.

Item of Self Promotion

Graphic Design category to be judged by the Design Panel.

 

Work in this category must have been designed for the submitting company by the submitting company.

 

Use Design Entry Template: download here.

Packaging

Graphic Design category to be judged by the Design Panel.

 

We strongly advise that you send us a sample for judging purposes. It is difficult for the panel to judge from photographs. We can arrange the return of valuable samples, please contact us to do so.

 

Use Design Entry Template: download here.

Craft

Design Crafts category to be judged by the Design Panel.

 

Incorporating: Photography, Typography, Illustration, Copywriting

 

Use Design Entry Template: download here.

Website Design

Digital Media category to be judged by the Design Panel.

 

Use Design Entry Template: download here.

Digital Design

Digital Media category to be judged by the Design Panel.

 

Use Design Entry Template: download here.

App Design

Digital Media category to be judged by the Design Panel.

 

Use Design Entry Template: download here.

Lighting

Lighting category to be judged by the Architecture Panel.

 

This category is open to architectural lighting design projects that include exhibitions and event installations that were in excess of 3 days in duration or installations that were used or erected in more than one location and open to the public in excess of 3 days.

The lighting design projects must either be the work of a designer based in Scotland or for a client based in Scotland, but the actual projects can be sited anywhere in the world.

 

Use Lighting Entry Template: download here.

Interior Design

Interiors category to be judged by the Architecture Panel.

 

May be a commercial, leisure, retail, residential or domestic interior. 

 

Use Design Entry Template: download here.

Regeneration

Architecture category to be judged by the Architecture Panel.

 

Projects in this category should be an environmental scheme, building project (new build or upgrade of an existing building) or a programme of new new signage or artworks and should form part of a wider plan for the area's physical and economic social regeneration.

 

Use Architecture Entry Template: download here.

Residential

Architecture category to be judged by the Architecture Panel.

 

Use Architecture Entry Template: download here.

 

Affordable Housing

Architecture category to be judged by the Architecture Panel.

 
Affordable housing relates to homes provided by local authorities, housing associations, private developers and individuals and includes housing for rent and subsidised home ownership projects.
 
Use Architecture Entry Template: download here.

Leisure/Culture Building or Project

Architecture category to be judged by the Architecture Panel.

 

This category incorporates leisure/club buildings such as sports facilities, theatres, arts centres etc

 

Use Architecture Entry Template: download here.

 

 

Health Building or Project

Architecture category to be judged by the Architecture Panel.

 

This category covers hospitals, medical facilities etc.

 

Use Architecture Entry Template: download here.

 

Education Building or Project

Architecture category to be judged by the Architecture Panel.

 

This category covers schools (public and private), universities, colleges, etc.
 
Use Architecture Entry Template: download here.

Retail Building or Project

Architecture category to be judged by the Architecture Panel.

 
This category covers individual shops as well as retail outlets and shopping centres.
 
Use Architecture Entry Template: download here.

Public Building

Architecture category to be judged by the Architecture Panel.

 
Can be publicly funded or for public use.
 
Use Architecture Entry Template: download here.

Proposed Building

Architecture category to be judged by the Architecture Panel.

 

This project must be in a proposed state until at least March 2018. Proposed meaning still in the planning stages, not under construction. For buildings under construction see the future buildings category instead.

 

Use Architecture Entry Template: download here.

Re-use of a Listed Building

Architecture category to be judged by the Architecture Panel.

 

This category will reward a project for excellence in the sphere of conversation, restoration or adaptive re-use and should involve a listed building.

Submissions should include information about the condition of the building before the work was undertaken, a short statement about the building's significance and a description of the intention behind the works undertaken. 

 

Use Architecture Entry Template: download here.

 

Public Realm/Landscaping

Place Making/ Master Planning category to be judged by the Architecture Panel.

 

This category covers hard and soft landscaping.

For the purpose of these categories, master plan is analogous to the development plan, design framework, development framework etc.

 

Use Architecture Entry Template: download here.

Place Making/Master Planning

Place Making/ Master Planning category to be judged by the Architecture Panel.

 

Judges will look for excellent master plan design and evidence that the location, orientation of the buildings, the activities that they contain and the design of the surrounding space formed a critical component of the brief and proposed/ completed project. It is also important to make evident how people have primacy in proposals.

For the purpose of these categories, master plan is analogous to the development plan, design framework, development framework etc.

 

Use Architecture Entry Template: download here.

 

 

Future Building

Future Building category to be judged by the Architecture Panel

 

Use Architecture Entry Template: download here.