List of UK Design Awards and Innovation Awards

This is the world’s best list of UK Design Awards and Innovation Awards. It includes all the most credible national design awards such as The National Technology Awards, The Drum Design Awards, and The IET Innovation Awards. See our International Awards list for more global innovation awards.

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Please note: the “~” symbol means that the date is based on the previous year’s awards programme or is an estimate based on the information available. We can’t guarantee 100% accuracy (we try our best!) so always visit the individual awards’ websites for the latest information.


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Award nameIndustryRegionDeadline DateAwarding Date
JEC World Innovation Awards Design & InnovationInternational14th Dec12th Mar
Lighting Design AwardsDesign & InnovationInternational18th Jan~3rd May
National Technology Awards Design & InnovationUK18th Jan16th May
Green Product AwardDesign & InnovationInternational18th Jan1st Mar
Red Dot Award Product Design Design & InnovationInternational~9th Feb~9th Jul
The Dieline Awards Design & InnovationInternational15th Feb~4th May
The Drum Design AwardsDesign & InnovationInternational~21st Feb~7th Jun
International Design for All Foundation Good Practices Awards Design & InnovationInternational~23rd Feb~21st Sep
The A' International Interface and Interaction Design Awards Design & InnovationInternational28th Feb15th Apr
The 3D Printing Industry Awards Design & InnovationInternational~28th Feb~17th May
The A' Scientific Instruments, Medical Devices and Research Equipment Design AwardsDesign & InnovationInternational28th Feb15th Apr
The A' Luxury Design Awards Design & InnovationInternational28th Feb15th Apr
The A' Design AwardDesign & InnovationInternational28th Feb15th Apr
Social Good Design Awards (So Good)Design & InnovationInternational~2nd Mar~29th May
Mixology Awards South Design & InnovationUK~16th Mar~21st Jun
International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA)Design & InnovationInternational~19th Mar~19th Aug
Graphis Design Annual Competition Design & InnovationInternational~20th Mar~7th Aug
Starpack Industry AwardsDesign & InnovationUK29th Mar~22nd Feb
The DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation Design & InnovationInternational~12th Apr~19th May
Co.Design's Innovation by Design AwardsDesign & InnovationInternational~10th May~1st Oct
Red Dot Award Design Concept Design & InnovationInternational~16th May~28th Sep
IOP Innovation Awards (Institute of Physics)Design & InnovationUK~18th May~26th Jun
Global Aquaculture Innovation AwardDesign & InnovationInternational~31st May~25th Sep
The TCT Awards Design & InnovationInternational~1st Jun~26th Sep
IEEE Awards Design & InnovationInternational~15th Jun~11th May
SBID International Design Awards Design & InnovationInternational~15th Jun26th Oct
DMI Design Value Awards Design & InnovationInternational~28th Jun~8th Oct
ICIS Innovation Awards (Chemical Industry)Design & InnovationInternational~29th Jun~1st Dec
Institution of Engineering and Technology IET Innovation AwardsDesign & InnovationUK~6th Jul14th Nov
James Dyson Award Design & InnovationInternational~20th Jul18th Oct
SVIEF Innovation AwardsDesign & InnovationInternational~22nd Jul~28th Sep
The Horners Awards for Plastics Innovation & Design and Bottlemakers Award Design & InnovationUK~31st Jul~5th Oct
HOW International Design Awards Design & InnovationInternational~13th Aug~25th Apr
UX Awards Design & InnovationInternational~31st Aug~4th Oct
British Sign AwardsDesign & InnovationUK~14th Sep8th Nov
Lexus Design Awards Design & InnovationInternational~8th Oct~4th Apr
Wired Audi Innovation Awards Design & InnovationInternational~9th Oct1st Nov
Mixology Awards North Design & InnovationUK~12th Oct6th Dec
iF Design Award Design & InnovationInternational19th Oct15th Mar
Penrose Awards Design & InnovationUK~21st Oct~30th Oct
International Design AwardsDesign & InnovationInternational31st Oct~4th May
World Packaging Organisation WorldStar AwardsDesign & InnovationInternational1st Nov15th May
The Spark Design and Architecture AwardsDesign & InnovationInternational12th Nov~18th Nov
BIG Innovation Awards Design & InnovationInternational16th Nov~29th Jan
Beazley Designs of the Year AwardsDesign & InnovationInternational17th Nov6th Jan
Edison AwardsDesign & InnovationInternational21st Nov1st May
DBA Design Effectiveness AwardsDesign & InnovationUK30th Nov~1st Feb

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