How do I enter?

The ISTD International Awards have an online registration and submission platform: istd.awardsplatform.com. Please don’t send any physical entries – however, we may invite winning entries to take part in an exhibition at a future date. Work entered must have been produced/launched/published between 1 January 2022 and 31 December 2023 to be eligible for entry.

What is the upload limit?

You will have an upload limit of 50mb.

Is there a limit on the number of files?

A maximum of 20 files are permitted.

Can I edit or delete my entry?

Entries can be edited or deleted until Wednesday 14 February 2024. If you wish to amend or withdraw a submitted entry past this deadline, please email awards@istd.org.uk.

What is the deadline for submitting an entry?

Early bird Wednesday 6 December.
Closing date for entries Wednesday 14 February 2024.

How much does it cost to enter?

Early bird members £75 (per entry)
Early bird non-members £95 (per entry)
ISTD members £95 (per entry)
Non-members £125 (per entry)

Can I enter from anywhere in the world?


How many entries may I submit?

You may submit as many entries as you like.

How many categories can I enter?

You may enter as many categories as you like.

What if I am not sure what category to enter my piece into?

For any queries please email awards@istd.org.uk.

Can I submit an entry on behalf of another individual/company?

Yes, as long as you have their permission to do so.

When are the winners announced?

Winners will be announced once the judging process is complete.

Is there a winners’ presentation?

Yes, this will be announced once the judging process is complete.

Will there will be an Awards book published?

Yes, we will be publishing a printed book.

What is the confidentiality policy for entries?

ISTD will not pass on your data to any other party. For further information about how we process your personal data, please see our Privacy Policy.