Call For Entries: 01 September 2021 – 28 February 2022

Entry Requirements
All the Designers, Design groups, Design institutions, Teachers of design colleges, Junior college students, Undergraduate Students, and Graduate students can sign up for the C-IDEA Design Award.

Any unpublished and published concept works include mass-produced or marketed products that can participate in C-IDEA Design Award. The works must be the original works created by the competitors recently and it is completely original without plagiarism.

Registration Procedure
Date: September 1, 2021  –  February 28, 2022


Please visit the official C-IDEA Design Award website for online registration and payment.  Submit your works HERE!

* The registration information and works cannot be modified after your works have been submitted.

1. Call For Entries | 01 September 2021

There are two ways to submit works

2. Deadline of Application | 28 February 2022

3. Online Preselection
Jurors take pre-screen online |Preselection results will be announced by official email at cidea_design@hotmail.com within one month after submitting work.

4. Submit Selected works for Final Evaluation | March 2022
Depending on the discipline, you can send your physical work for CIDEA final evaluation.

5. Nominees Announcement, Jurors Awards voting | May 2022

6. Exhibition and Award Ceremony | August 2022
All Winners Announcement at the Award Ceremony.

Disciplines & Categories
For Submissions

All submissions have to be uploaded  on the C-IDEA online registration FORM or EMAIL

If you fail to submit your works on the official website, please contact: cidea_design@hotmail.com


Go to the WEBSITE and fill in personal information.

The names of all participants should be filled in.

Name Work’s Picture.

Please name your work’s picture that you will upload after your Entry Name

If the same participant has to submit more than one entry at the same time, the participant must upload one by one through the official website.

The resolution of all pictures should conform to the standard format, and the description of the work should not exceed 150 words.


Requirements for the submissions

  • The images of your entry
    Please put in the same file if have more images of your entry
  • 150dpi / RGB mode / JPEG  / A4 size
  • The file size of the picture must be within 5M

Requirements for the Video Submissions

  • Video animation works can provide links to works or submit samples of works less than 30M

Tip for the Web & Interaction Submissions

  • For a better interactive experience, participants can provide an online preview
Participants can choose to submit Additional Media (Optional)

*Just show your work’s conception’ links or other media links to help judges better understand your work

Registration system display: congrats! It means that the entries have been submitted successfully.
You need to send your payment recipient to the email address cidea_design@hotmail.com, please write the email subject like Name Surname+Entry Name+Payment

The current submission fees for the C-IDEA Design Awards are as follows:

1. Registration

Free of charge for this stage

Online registration & Works upload: 

2. Participation

  1. Student: the first entry’s participation fee is free of charge. If you submit more than one entry, the participation fee would be € 50 / per entry
  2. Professional: € 150 / per entry
  3. Company: € 300 / per entry
  • Applicants will receive the result of online preselection by email.
  • If applicants work is selected by online pre-selection Jury . Applicants need to pay the participation fee.
  • We will send the method of payment by email. Payment of participation fee should be finished and receipt should be uploaded to the official email address: cideadesign@hotmail.com
  • In case you don’t pay a participation fees before the deadline, your entry shall be disqualified.
  • Your work is selected after online preselection, but you are not the winner & finalists for the C-IDEA Design Award. Your work will be qualified for taking part in the C-IDEA Design Award Exhibition. You have to pay an additional exhibition fee is € 100 / per entry

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Beijing, China

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  • Email: cidea_award@163.com
Information for participanting C-IDEA Design Award 2021
Entry Form for  C-IDEA Design Award 2021
 Rules and Regulations – C-IDEADesign Award 2021
Information For Finalists

Important note: You have to decide before March 2022 if you want to submit your selected physical works or digital works!

Depending on the discipline, you can send your selected physical works for C-IDEA Final Evaluation.
Before submitting your selected physical works, you hereby acknowledge that you have read, understand, and agree to the terms as following:

1. Fees for shipping
Entries can be shipped by any courier or forwarding company to the address. All costs must be pre-paid by the sender and the shipment must arrive free of charge for C-IDEA. We will refuse to accept entries for which we have to pay anything. Shipping charges which are the responsibility of the shipper are called “ Freight Prepaid ”. Ask your shipping company to send your entries with this method.

2. Return Entry
Entries will not be returned unless you specifically request the return in the label. You have to pay all shipping fees relating to the return of the entries. C-IDEA will charge you a handling and storage fee of entry which should be returned.

3. Transportation and Exhibition Insurance
Even though C-IDEA and our staff take the utmost care when handling the entries, your entry may be damaged in shipping or set up. We recommend that you get transportation and exhibition insurance for each of the entries you submit.

4. Labeling of entries and packaging
All entries and their transport packaging must be clearly labeled with the entry-ID. If your shipment contains entry and accessories, all information must be listed on the outside of the packaging. We have prepared labels for you. You can download the labels on the C-IDEA website, and we will send it by email as well.

Please do not send food, liquids, or batteries, and we strongly recommend you read the customs laws and regulations before you transport your entry.

After the Exhibition Please Remind:
Entries will not be returned unless you specifically request the return in the label. After the exhibition, you will receive an email with detailed information for return shipping.

If you cannot pick up your entry or cannot hire a logistics company to do this, you can also contact C-IDEA directly to request a quote for returning your entry.

1. The organizing committee will arrange to send back your work after confirming the payment;
2. If the returned information is not submitted within the specified date, the organizing committee will be deemed that you will automatically give up the ownership of the physical works. The organizing committee will discard your entry and will not take any responsibility for safety.