IDEA 2011

The awards program honors new products that have been in distribution between Feb. 2009 and Feb. 2011.

Category Award / Open to Students
Type International, Award, Open, Two-Stage , Anonymous
Genre Architecture, Interior, Product, Transportation
Country United States
Registration Deadline 4 February 2011 (See "Timetable and Entry Fee" below) GoogleCal iCal
Submission Deadline 4 February 2011 (via Online)
Eligibility All
Target Field Products in distribution between February 2009 and February 2011/Design Concept and Student entries submitted between February 2009 and February 2011/Research designs submitted between February 2006 and February 2011

- Commercial & Industrial Products
- Communication Tools
- Computer Equipment
- Design Strategy
- Entertainment
- Environments
- Home Living
- Interactive Product Experiences
- Leisure & Recreation
- Medical & Scientific Products
- Office & Productivity
- Packaging & Graphics
- Personal Accessories
- Research
- Service Design
- Student Designs
- Transportation

Not yet announced, Voting open to the public (People's Choice Award, Designer’s Choice Award)

Exhibition (online, at IDSA's International Conference), Yearbook, the IDEA winner logo

Entry Fee
IDSA Member: $250 per entry
Non member: $350 per entry
Student with ID: $100 per entry
Late fee: $150 per entry
Hanging Fee for finalists: $250 per entry, $75 for students

1 "glamour shot" and 1 pdf file

Regular application deadline: January 28, 2011
Late application deadline: February 4, 2011
Finalist notification: Week of March 7, 2011
Winners announcement: June 2011
IDEA ceremony at the IDSA International Conference in New Orleans, LA: September 17, 2011

Past winners


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