The Society of Publication Designers Editorial Design Competition

Spd is calling for entries for the best editorial design competition!The society of publication designers (spd) is calling for entries for game of golds – their 53rd annual international competition for best editorial design. spd welcomes entries from a diverse range of consumer print publications, independent magazines, custom published magazines, trade and ed

The Society of Publication Designers Editorial Design Competition
Category : Graphics Design
Starts : Nov. 13, 2017 Deadline : Jan. 26, 2018
Cost : € 49.00 Awards : N/A.
The Society of Publication Designers Editorial Design Competition

MAIN DETAILS

The main category for The Society of Publication Designers Editorial Design Competition is "Graphics Design" and sub categories are: "Excellence in Design" . The focus of The Society of Publication Designers Editorial Design Competition is "Editorial Design" and some keywords are: " art, design, graphic design, editorial design, digital, magazines, ". The Society of Publication Designers Editorial Design Competition is a Photography / Visualization Competition (or Sketching and/or Rendering) competition. Design Oriented . The Society of Publication Designers Editorial Design Competition targets Designers, Photographers, Illustrators. There are no particular restrictions while designing.

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CONTACT DETAILS

The postal address to send physical entries to the competition or contact for regular mail is: 27 Union Square West, Suite 207 City: New York, NY / Country: United States of America. Phone number: 212-223-3332.

 

Contacts for The Society of Publication Designers Editorial Design Competition
Website : https://www.spd.org/pub-53/
Contact-Us Page : https://www.spd.org/contact/
Contact Email : mail@spd.org

 

SECONDARY DETAILS

The native language of this competition is unknown or unstated. The competition has an English website. This competition orginates from United States of America. The competition was first organized in 1965. This competition was organized 53 times. This competition is annual, it repeats every year. ( Repeats Annually ).

 

ORGANIZER & SPONSORS

The Society of Publication Designers Editorial Design Competition is organized by The Society of Publication Designers ( Non-Profit Associations, Organizations or Clubs ). There are 0 sponsors total.This competition does not have any sponsors.

 

ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS & JOINING

Age limits and restrictions (minimum / maximum age) is not given. Most probably, there are no age restrictions for this design competition. The maximum number of submissions allowed per each participation is not given. It is possible that there are no limits in number of entriesThere are not any restrictions for the number of submissions allowed per each participatnt; you can submit as many designs (infinite / unlimited) as you wish (Multiple submissions requires multiple registrations). Both individual and team submissions are allowed. The maximum team size is not clearly stated, the best-practice is 5 (five) people, but you should re-confirm it. This is an international competition, participants from all over the world can join. There are not any exlusive regional or territorial areas for this competition or this information is not stated. This competition does not have any restrictions based on the backgrounds of participants, or this information is not stated. This competition is Open To All.

 

Eligibility Conditions
URL : Webpage address link (URL) of the complete eligibility conditions of the competition is not given.

 

PUBLISHING AND AWARD CEREMONY

Competition results will be published but only the selected submissions and winners will be included in the book. The competition results may or may not be published online, this information is not clearly given. There will be a Gala Night and Award Ceremony of the competition. The gala-night venue for this competition is at GALANIGHTVENUE. We do not know for sure if the competition organizes a physical exhibition to display joining designs. ( We are unclear about where will the exhibition take place or what is the location of the exhibition. ). We are not sure if the personal photo shots of designers get published in the results book. It is not very clearly stated if private informations such as contact details etc of designers get published in the results book. The result books / annuals are not distributed for free, they are sold to all. We are not sure if there is a public-relations campaign run for winners after competition results announced.

 

AWARDS AND PRIZES

It is perhaps mistakenly stated that there are no awards in this competition.The number of different awards in this design competition is not given. There is a fixed number of awards, number of participants do not change the number of awards. There are no monetary awards. It is not clearly stated if the participating designs would be realized or not. The award money distributions are not clearly stated. Award details are as follows: N/A, N/A, N/A, N/A, N/A, N/A, N/A. The webpage address link (URL) of the complete list of remaining awards is not given.

 

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS & DETAILS

Page and file limits for this design competition is not clearly stated. Exact maximum file size permitted to be submitted is 0 KB. Technical Drawings or Source Files do not need to be submitted. Submission of physical entries such as the prototype or realized design is required. There is no clear information on the accepted formats for this design competition. Both physical and digital submissions. Technical description of production methodologies is not asked for sure. The competition call does not state that you need to submit a description of your concept, however it is best practice to submit if it is otherwise stated. Pixel sizes are not clearly stated. Resolution requirements for the digital images are not clearly stated. Paper sizes are not clearly stated. Resolution requirements for the printed images are not clearly stated.

 

Submission Requirements
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EVALUATION, JUDGING AND SCORING

It is not clearly stated if the jury will meet physically to perform judging or if it is an online judging process. The selection of winners is made by following a scoring-sheet and checklist. There is no public voting, winners will be voted by the jury. The participants will not recieve a printed score sheet or see their scores online. The participants will not recieve printed jury notes or see them online. Each submission will recieve a numeric score. The participants will not recieve printed competition statisticss nor access them online. Judging criteria are not stated.

 

Evaluation Methodology
URL : The webpage address (URL) of the document that explains how the designs are evalauated is not given.

 

JURY DETAILS

The size of the jury is indicated as zero. Jury details are not given, it is possible that there is no jury and the judging is based on public voting. Detailed list of jury members are not indicated for this competition.

 

Jury Members
URL : The webpage address link (URL) of the page that lists other jury members is not given.

 

DESIGNERS' RIGHTS

Information regarding design rights are not disclosed or stated. Information regarding publishing opt-in and outs is not disclosed. No information is available for the return of physical submissions.

 

WINNERS OBLIGATIONS

Total due fees and other required payments for this competition is not indicated. The obligations of the winners, for example if they do need to pay any more expenses etc, including advertsing, pr-making etc, is not indicated. The organizers did not indicate wheather the winners have to participate in an event or not. The organizers did not state if the participating designers have to make advertisement for the competition such as sending e-mails, post-cards etc for promotive purposes. It is not clearly indicated if the winner designers need or given chance to work for the organizers or sponsors. The organizers did not indicate if winners need or given chance to sell their designs to organizer.

 

Winners' Obligations
URL : The webpage address (URL) of the complete general terms of the competition is not given.

 

CERTIFICATES AND TROPHIES

The competition does not send a hardcopy participation certificates for joining. The competition does not send a hardcopy (printed) certificate to winners. The competition will send a physical trophy or an award winners. No information is available regarding if the competition permits the use of a winners logo or not.

 

PRESS RELEASE

A press-release to distribute to press members, bloggers, magazine editors etc was unfortunetely not provided.

 

DESIGN BRIEF

The design brief is not specified, you should check the competition webpage to learn about what to design.

 

Brief Text
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RESULTS

Expect this section to be filled only after the competition is finalized and results anounced to the public. Results have either not been announced yet or not available in this page. Please check the competition website in case they might have already been posted there.

 

Results & Pages
Winners :
PR Results :

 

DESCRIPTION

The society of publication designers (spd) is calling for entries for game of golds – their 53rd annual international competition for best editorial design. spd welcomes entries from a diverse range of consumer print publications, independent magazines, custom published magazines, trade and educational magazines; as well as their app, mobile and web platforms. all entries that score high enough to make it to the second round of judging, will be included in the pub 53 annual. during this second round, judges vote for the gold awards for excellence, the silver awards for distinctive achievement, and the finalists for website of the year, video of the year, brand of the year, and magazine of the year. the list of finalists for print and digital categories will be announced in march 2018. the silver and gold medals, along with the brand of the year and magazine of the year award winners, will be presented on may 4, 2018, at the annual awards gala in new york city. editorial publications of any genre, including all newsstand publications, newspaper magazines, trade, custom publishing, educational/institutional, special interest publications, and independent/self-published magazines with a circulation under 20,000 are eligible. websites, apps and other digital publications containing dynamic or regularly updated editorial content including text, pictures, video, audio, animation or a combination, may be submitted as well. entries may be affiliated with a print magazine, but are not required to be. websites and apps must be live to the public, and not demos or private betas. singe 1965, spd’s competition has yielded hundreds of thousands of entries from around the world.

 

REVIEW

We do not have an editorial review of this design competition.

 

WEBSITE

We do not have a website excerpt for this competition.

 

IMAGES, POSTERS AND BANNERS

Logo of the competition is not updloaded. Competition trophy is not updloaded. Competition poster is uploaded, see below. Website screenshot is not updloaded. Competition banner is not updloaded. Competition big banner is not updloaded.

COMPETE

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SCORE SHEET

The Society of Publication Designers Editorial Design Competition, focuses on Graphics Design, and Excellence in Design last date of submissions is: 26 / 01 / 2018. Click on a scoring criteria to learn more.

 

689.23

TOTAL QUALITY SCORE
· EVALUATION 15.19
· DATES & TIMELINE 65.00
· SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS & DETAILS 57.14
· SECONDARY DETAILS 62.17
· PUBLISHING AND AWARD CEREMONY 46.75
· WINNERS OBLIGATIONS 0.00
· ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS 56.00
· AWARDS AND PRIZES 26.67
· PRESS RELEASE 0.00
· MAIN DETAILS 100.00
· FEES & COSTS 18.75
· JURY DETAILS 0.00
· ORGANIZER & SPONSORS 57.39
· CONTACT DETAILS 100.00
· CERTIFICATES AND TROPHIES 67.50
· RESULTS 0.00
· DESIGNERS' RIGHTS 0.00
· DESIGN BRIEF 16.67
· DESCRIPTION N/A
· REVIEW N/A
· WEBSITE N/A
· IMAGES, POSTER AND BANNERS N/A

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DATES & TIMELINE

Phases, steps or judging periods are not stated for this competition, the best practice is single/one step straight , further timeline details for The Society of Publication Designers Editorial Design Competition is given below. Webpage address link (URL) of the detailed timeline for the competition is not given.

 

Detailed Timeline
Registrations Start : Monday 13th of November 2017
Registrations End : Friday 26th of January 2018
Submissions Start : Monday 13th of November 2017
Submissions End : Friday 26th of January 2018
Jury Meeting : N/A
Results Announced : N/A
Results Publicized : N/A
Early-Bird Entry* : Friday 26th of January 2018
Standard Entry* : Friday 19th of January 2018
Late Entry* : Friday 26th of January 2018

* End-of-period dates for paid competitions only.

 

FEES & COSTS

This is a paid competition. The early-bird enterence and processing fees for this competition is not given.The standard enterence and processing fees for this competition is not given.The enterence and processing fees for this competition is: 49 Euros (€) for the late-entry period.The competition organizers will send an invoice but only on demand. Webpage address link (URL) of the complete list of any other fees or payments is not given.

 

Fees and Costs
Gala Night Fee : N / A
Exhibition Fee : N / A
PR Campaign Fee : N / A
Transportation Fee : N / A
Publishing Fee : N / A
Yearbook Fee : N / A

*All the fees given in this section are normally in EUROs, if you would like to convert the fees to any other currency such as USD etc, click here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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