Nominations and Submissions


The President’s Design Award is presented in two categories: Designer of the Year and Design of the Year. You may nominate someone, or submit your portfolio/project, for both categories.

Please note:

  1. All nominations and submissions have to be made online. Manual entries are not accepted.
  2. Nominations are open from Thursday, 20 July 2017, 5pm and close on Wednesday, 6 September 2017, 11pm (SGT) [extended deadline].
  3. Submissions are open from Thursday, 20 July 2017, 5pm and close on Friday, 15 September 2017, 11pm (SGT).
  4. Nominations will be assessed by the Award Secretariat for eligibility. Eligible nominees will be invited via email to make their submissions.
  5. Designers who wish to make a submission for either category may do so directly without going through the nomination process first. However, they will also be assessed for eligibility and should include a third-party referral in their submission.
  6. There is no limit to the number of nominations and submissions you can make.
  7. Please note that there are changes to the nomination and submission processes of the President’s Design Award. You are encouraged to download and read the Guide to PDA 2017/18 before making a nomination or submission.