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ABOUT DESIGN
AWARDS


NASSCOM Design4India Design Awards aims to spur innovation with a focus being on technology product design, that is simple yet builds a powerful product and exempl ifies Experience Design.

We’re currently in our second edition, and we’re pleased to announce that applications are now open for the NASSCOM Design4India Design Awards 2019. Go ahead – if you think your designs have the potential to disrupt the innovation ecosystem, you couldn’t ask for a better opportunity to tell the world about it.

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WINNERS 2018


View all winners of 2018

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AWARD CEREMONY 2018


Design Awards 2018 at a glance.

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TIMELINE


Important Dates

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ELIGIBILITY


Participating Companies should be Small to Medium Enterprises or Large Enterprises/Startups/Design Studios/Non-Profit Organisations:

  • Primarily originated or driven from India (Founder and / delivery teams are based in India)

Participating Students should be:

  • Indian residents; and
  • Students should be enrolled full-time program at a college/ university in India

Designs Submissions:

  • The entry submitted for the NASSCOM Design4India Design Awards has to be designed for India/designed in India/marketed in India in the calendar year of 2018 or 2019
  • Design must be fully commissioned and available in market for usage at the time of entry; prototypes will not be acceptable for participating companies
  • The entries must comply with the mandatory applicable standards for the given entry. Incomplete entries will not qualify and hence it will not be accepted
  • For Student Award Category, individuals or a team of students can apply

Note: If you have designed and developed a product for a client/third party, we would like you to share the authorisation letter in the application.

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CATEGORIES


Web
Web technology that interweaves web design to give users optimum value, overall experience and elevated product quality.
Mobile
Innovative mobile design that provides a massive value to users by optimising accessibility and usability.
Immersive
Immersive design that challenges the status quo by creating interactive and compelling real-time experiences for users.
Connected & Intelligence
Products that encourage the adoption of connectivity and intelligence such as Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning.
Digital Ergonomic Products
Products that demonstrate a revolutionary design with a potential to disrupt the market.
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EVALUATION
CRITERIA


Jury will use the following representative criteria for evaluation:

Differentiator
How does this product/concepts and out against the next best competitor(s) from the perspective of value-added etc.?
Innovation
What level of innovation has been observed in the solution delivery of the product?
Sustainability
How does the product ensure sustainability of the environment, society, and the peoples?
Creativity
What is the level of creativity observed in the product/solution from a thought-process, delivery, and overall appeal?
User friendliness (Usability & Functionality)
What is the ease-of-adoption for the end-user group with the solution?
Asthetics
What is the level of positive visual appeal of the product from the end-user perspective?
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OUR JURY


Illustrious Jury Panel 2019

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BENEFITS


So, what do the winners get to take home? Winners of NASSCOM Design4India Design Awards will benefit in multiple ways. NASSCOM being an apex body makes the awards granted through NASSCOM Design4India Design Awards of a value. In addition, the winners will benefit in the following manner:

  • Felicitation – All winners will be felicitated at NASSCOM Design4India Design Awards 2019 ceremony on 22nd-23rd August 2019 at CONRAD, BENGALURU
  • Award Logo – Winners will be provided with a digital award badge, which can be used for marketing purposes for one year
  • Feature – Winners will be showcased on the NASSCOM Design4India Design Awards portal
  • Media Publicity – The organizers will promote the NASSCOM Design4India Design Awards 2018 and winning entries in the media
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OUR DESIGN TITANS


Pre Jury Panel 2018

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TERMS AND
CONDITIONS


Submitting an application for NASSCOM Design4India Design Awards 2019 indicates that the applicant agrees to following terms and conditions:

  • NASSCOM Design4India Design Awards reserves the right to refuse entry of products/services that do not comply with any or all applicable eligibility criteria
  • NASSCOM Design4India Design Awards also reserves the right to withdraw the award at any time, even after it being granted if it is found that the information supplied was incorrect
  • All participants must pay an application fee to register for Design Awards. Participants who do not pay the application fees will automatically be rejected. Application fees are non-refundable.
  • The decision of the jury is final, and no correspondence will be entertained post the announcement of results
  • All material and accompanying documentation must be submitted in clear written English
  • All submitted material, including images and documentation, must be made available to NASSCOM Design4India Design Awards for use in publicity material, exhibitions etc. Please note that images might be supplied to the media for further publication and promotion
  • Participating students agree that by submitting an entry, he or she allows the use of his or her project data, name, likeness, and/or voice in publicity or advertising relating to the award showcase without compensation
  • By submitting an application to the NASSCOM Design4India Design Awards, the applicant is agreeing to the above-mentioned terms and conditions of entry

Disclaimer: NASSCOM Design4India is an open platform to showcase new talent and will not misuse the entries of participating Companies/Startups/Design Studios/Non-Profits/Students.

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OUR PARTNERS

Ecosystem Partners

Nasscom Foundation IIT-Bombay

Submit your best work

Follow these 2 steps to apply for NASSCOM Design4India Design Awards 2019:

Step 1. Pay your application fees

Step 2. Fill out your application

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Design Studio/Agency
INR 6,000*
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Corporate
INR 10,000*
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For queries get in touch with Vinayak Bhandare.

Email: awards@design4india.in
Mobile Number : +91 9404224959
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