TOP AWARDS

 


BEST OF SHOW

The highest cumulative score among all entries will be awarded the highly coveted Best of Show prize. This is the grand winner of the entire competition. The Best of Show winner:

  • Receives one complimentary Big Ticket to HOW Design Live 2017 in Chicago and will be invited to accept their award live on stage during the opening ceremony. 
  • Receives an official The Dieline Awards Trophy.


EDITOR'S CHOICE

One entry will be awarded the Editor's Choice award, handpicked by Andrew Gibbs, Founder of The Dieline. The Editor's Choice winner:

  • Receives one complimentary Big Ticket to HOW Design Live 2017 in Chicago and will be invited to accept their award live on stage during the opening ceremony. 
  • Receives an official The Dieline Awards Trophy.


STUDIO OF THE YEAR

One studio will be recognized for their collective work and contribution to consumer package design over the past year. It is awarded to the studio, agency, or in-house team that receives the most overall wins across all categories in the competition. The 2017 Studio of the Year Award winner:

  • Receives one complimentary Big Ticket to HOW Design Live 2017 in Chicago and will be invited to accept their award live on stage during the opening ceremony.
  • Receives an official The Dieline Awards Trophy.  
 

SUSTAINABLE PACKAGING

One project will be handpicked by the judges to highlight innovative contributions to the field of sustainable package design. The Sustainable Packaging Award winner:

  • Receives one complimentary Big Ticket to HOW Design Live 2017 in Chicago and will be invited to accept their award live on stage during the opening ceremony. 
  • Receives an official The Dieline Awards Trophy.

BEST USE OF PAPER 

Presented by Neenah Packaging

The Dieline is proud to collaborate with Neenah Packaging on The Dieline Awards 2017. This year, in partnership with Neenah, we are recognizing the best use of paper in a packaging project. One winner (handpicked by the Creative Director of Neenah): 

  • Receives a custom designed The Dieline Award made out of Neenah Paper.
  • Receives an official The Dieline Awards Trophy.

 

 

 

ALL CATEGORIES

 


FIRST PLACE WINNERS

  • Receive one complimentary 2-day ticket to HOW Design Live 2017 in Chicago.
  • Receive an official The Dieline Awards Trophy.
  • Are included in The Dieline Awards 2017 Exhibit, which will open at HOW Design Live 2017. Winning projects appear in any traveling pop-up exhibits that we host in 2017. Past pop-up exhibits have taken place in Los Angeles and Paris. See past exhibits here.


SECOND AND THIRD PLACE WINNERS

  • Receive an official The Dieline Awards Trophy.
  • Are included in The Dieline Awards 2017 Exhibit, which will open at HOW Design Live 2017. Winning projects appear in any traveling pop-up exhibits that we host in 2017. Past pop-up exhibits have taken place in Los Angeles and Paris. See past exhibits here.


ALL Winners

  • Receive an in-depth project feature on TheDieline.com.
  • Are announced via The Dieline's social media.
  • Are featured on The Dieline's Pinterest board.
  • Receive a digital seal to be used to promote their win.


OUTSTANDING ACHieVEMENT AWARD WINNERS

  • Receive a custom-designed Outstanding Achievement Award Certificate.
  • Receive an in-depth project feature on TheDieline.com.
  • Are announced via The Dieline's social media.
  • Are featured on The Dieline's Pinterest board.
  • Receive a digital seal to be used to promote their win.