2017 Chicago Design Awards

spaces, objects, visual, graphic, digital & experience design, design champion, best studio & best start-up, plus over 40 specialist categories

accelerate transformation, celebrate courage, growing demand for design

Key Dates

1 April - Earlybird Deadline
6 June - Standard Deadline
29 October - Final Deadline
30 October - Judging & Ratings
6 November - Rating Closes
7 November - Winners Announced
Welcome to the 2017 Chicago Design Awards.

We’re in exciting times, where tech and innovation are creating an infinite realm of possibilities. The key to making those possibilities reality is great design.  The Chicago Design Awards program provides marketplace recognition across an extensive range of categories and celebrates the creativity and courage of those who are leading the way. 

Get involved. Join the community DRIVENxDESIGN and nominate your project today.

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Best of the best

Winners list