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ENTRIES MUST INCLUDE ALL OF THE FOLLOWING:

COMPLETED ONLINE ENTRY FORM: All information on this form is required. Make sure to fill it out accurately.

ENTRY POSTER: This A3 poster will be used to introduce your project to the judges. Complete guidelines for the poster are found in the RULES AND REGULATIONS section of the Call for Entries.

PROJECT IMAGES: 6-15 images per project – a minimum of six static images are required, and no more than 15 images will be accepted. Images should be uploaded via the IALD Awards submission site. All images included on the poster should also be uploaded separately, and will count towards your final image total. See RULES AND REGULATIONS on page three of the Call for Entries for full guidelines on images, as well as more explanation for what constitutes an “image.”

WRITTEN BRIEF: 100 word limit. May not contain any reference to the names of any individual or group involved in the project. This brief will be read to the judges during the first round; it should introduce the judges to your project and inspire them to learn more.

DETAILED BRIEF OF LIGHTING DOMAINS: 400 word limit. This brief should select four of the “domains” described in the RULES AND REGULATIONS section of the Call for Entries document, and explain how the project satisfied these domains. May not contain any reference to the names of any individual or group involved in the project.

*OPTIONAL SUSTAINABLE DESIGN BRIEF: 250 word limit. Include this brief if you wish to have your project considered for the sustainable design award category. This brief should explore the stewardship domain as listed in the RULES AND REGULATIONS section of the Call for Entries document. Be sure to include information related to the sustainable judging criteria. May not contain any reference to the names of any individual or group involved in the project.

ENTRY MATERIAL RELEASE FORM: Return this form signed and dated with the rest of your submission.

ENTRY FEE:

  • $90 USD per project for IALD members. [$140 USD for late submissions]
  • $190 USD per project for non-IALD members. [$240 USD for late submissions]

Pay in US dollars only by check, credit card or money order.

Any project that does not abide by the rules of entry will be returned or disqualified. The submission fee will not be refunded.