Fashion Industry Awards

 **Please verify the information provided below on the organizations websites.  Many programs have been delayed or cancelled during the 2020/2021 years (thus submission deadlines are not noted below.)**

 

**Also note that entries are not always limited to the country hosting the fashion awards.  If you are unsure about eligibility requirements contact the award provider.**

 

Some awards are open entry format which often offer an opportunity for new and emerging fashion entrepreneurs to showcase their work.  Other awards require a nomination by the public or nominees are selected by a panel representing the award organization.

 

**Be sure to also seek out awards that are not fashion/beauty industry specific (that may relate to entrepreneurs in any field, small business awards, outstanding achievements, handmade, etc.)

 

Abryanz Style and Fashion Awards - Africa

Awards

  • Fashion Designer
  • Fashion Media Excellence Award
  • Fashion Music Video Award
  • Fashion Photographer
  • Fashion Stylist of the Year
  • Hair Stylist of the Year
  • Icon Award
  • Lifetime Achievement Award
  • Makeup Artist of the Year
  • Model of the Year
  • Most Stylist Female Artist
  • Most Stylist Male Artist
  • Positive Change
  • Special Recognition Award for Innovation
  • Star Maker

Eligibility

  • All applicants must be African, or foreign citizens who have been residing and working in Africa for at least 2 years.
  • Applicants must be a professional designer and at least 18 years of age.
How to Apply

 

Accessories Council - United States

Design Excellence Awards

  • Eyewear (Sun)
  • Footwear
  • Hall of Fame Award
  • Handbags
  • Jewelry
  • NPD Award
  • Optical (Eyewear)
  • Personal Accessories (Soft Accessories, Scarves, SLG's, Gloves, Belts, Hats, Umbrellas)
  • Personal Accessories (Travel/Luggage)
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Social Impact- Charity, Diversity & Inclusion
  • Sustainability
  • Tech and Innovations
Eligibility
  • Both established and up-and-coming brand can submit products for consideration which must be available for purchase in the U.S.
How to Apply

 AFC Curated - Australia

Program
  • AFC Curated Incubator Program

Program Details

  • Twelve (12) month access to retail space, workshops, and mentoring

Eligibility

  • Emerging Australian Labels operating two to five years
How to Apply

 

AGAATI - India

Global Eco Artisan Awards
  • Global Eco Artisan Textiles Award
  • Global Eco Artisan Accessories Award

    Prize

    • Monetary prize and mentorship

      Eligibility

      • Artisans who are passionate about creating one-of-a-kind, environmentally conscious, handmade luxe accessories (jewelry, hair accessories, bags, hats. scarves, stoles, shawls and textiles
      • Raw materials have to be environment friendly without toxic or hazardous content (no synthetic materials or leather)
          How to Apply

          AIGA Houston - United States

          Award

          • AIGA Houston Emerging Designer Award

          Eligibility

          • Professional emerging designers, of all ages, working in the creative field for one to four years
          • Designers need to submit examples of their work, two letters of recommendation, and a nominal fee for non-members
          How to Apply

             

            The AMIRI Prize - United States

            Award

            • The AMIRI Prize
            Prize
            • Funding and mentorship
            Eligibility
            • The prize is open to U.S. citizens only that have been in business one to three years and have a minimum of two collections
            How to Apply
            • Entrants will need to submit a portfolio of work for two collections, a mission statement, and complete an application
            • More information is available at https://prize.amiri.com

               


              Apex Australia Teenage Fashion & Arts (AATFA) - Australia

              Event

              • Apex Australia Teenage Fashion & Arts (AATFA) Youth Festival

              Awards

              • Casual Wear
              • Formal Wear
              • Wearable Art
              • Society & Environment

              Eligibility

              • Open to all schools throughout Australia, ages 12 to 19

              How to Apply

               

              Association Nationale pour le Développement des Arts de la Mode (ANDAM) Fashion Award Paris - France

              Prizes

              • Financial support and mentorship
              How to Apply

               

              Australian Fashion Council and the BT Financial Group - Australia

              Award
              • Emerging Fashion Designer Award
              Eligibility
              • The Awards are open to womenswear and unisex designers. Applicants must have produced a minimum of three seasonal collections, have traded in business for under seven years and have an annual sales turnover of less than $2 million
              Prizes
              • Funding, business advising and mentorship, Trip to London, photography of collection and more
              How to Apply

               

              Australian Fashion Foundation (AUSFF) - Australia

              Award

              • Australian Fashion Foundation (AUSFF) Scholarship
              Prize
              • Financial grant and internship
              Eligibility 
              • Applicants must be an Australian Citizen or permanent resident, at least 18 years of age, enrolled in a recent graduate degree program or have three to five years work experience in the fashion field
              How to Apply

                Australian Fashion Laureate - Australia

                Awards

                • Australian Fashion Laureate Lifetime Achievement
                • Best Australian Emerging Designer
                • Change and Innovation
                • People's Choice Award
                • Sustainable Innovation

                Eligibility

                • The award celebrates individuals who have made a significant contribution to the growth, development and global promotion of the Australian fashion industry

                How to Apply

                 

                British Fashion Council (BFC) - United Kingdom

                The Fashion Awards

                • Accessories Designer of the Year
                • Award for Positive Change
                • Brand of the Year
                • British Designer of the Year Menswear
                • British Designer of the Year Womenswear
                • British Emerging Talent Menswear
                • British Emerging Talent Womenswear
                • Business Leader
                • Designers' Designer Award
                • Designer of the Year
                • Fashion Icon
                • Isabella Blow Award for Fashion Creator
                • Outstanding Achievement Award
                • Trailblazer Award
                • Urban Luxe
                How to Apply

                 

                British Fashion Council (BFC) - United Kingdom

                Awards

                • BFC Changemakers Prize in Partnership with Swavorski
                • BFC Fashion Trust
                • BFC/GQ Designer Menswear Fund
                • BFC/Vogue Fashion Fund
                • NEWGEN
                • NEW WAVE: Creative
                How to Apply

                BFC/GQ - United Kingdom

                Award

                • BFC/GQ Designer Menswear Fund
                Prize
                • Funding and mentorship
                How to Apply

                 

                 

                The Canadian Arts and Fashion Awards (CAFA) - Canada

                Awards

                • More information
                • The Accessory Designer of the Year Award
                • The Digital Fashion Creator of the Year Award
                • The Fashion Impact Award
                • The Fresh Face of the Year Award
                • Hair Artist of the Year Award
                • The Hudson's Bay Stylist of the Year Award
                • The Image Maker of the Year Award
                • The International Canadian Designer Award
                • The Joe Fresh Innovation Award
                • The Makeup Artist of the Year Award
                • The Menswear Designer of the Year Award
                • The Model of the Year Award
                • The Outerwear Brand of the Year Award
                • The Outstanding Achievement Ward
                • The Simons Fashion Design Student Award
                • The Swarovski Award for Emerging Talent, Accessories
                • The Swarovski Award for Emerging Talent, Fashion
                • The Tricon Sustainability Award
                • The Vanguard Award
                • The Womenswear Designer of the Year Award
                  Eligibility
                  • There are 17 categories available for self nomination for Canadians in the fashion industry.
                  How to Apply


                  Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana - Italy

                  Award

                  • Milano Moda Graduate 
                    • CNMI
                    • Static Exhibition Award
                    • Vogue Talents Award
                    • YKK Award
                  Learn More
                  • Students have the opportunity to present their projects of fashion design, accessories design, styling, visual merchandising, knitwear, wearable technology, jewelry, sustainability, model making and tailoring
                  • More information is available at https://www.cameramoda.it/en/milano-moda-graduate/awards/2019

                   

                  CFDA - United States

                  Awards

                  • Accessory Designer of the Year
                  • Board of Directors’ Tribute
                  • Emerging Designer of the Year
                  • Fashion Icon Award
                  • Founder’s Award in Honor of Eleanor Lambert
                  • Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award
                  • Media Award in Honor of Eugenia Sheppard
                  • Menswear Designer of the Year
                  • Positive Change Award
                  • Valentino Garavani and Giancarlo Giammetti International Award
                  • Womenswear Designer of the Year
                  How to Apply

                    CFDA/Lexus - United States

                    Award

                    • CFDA + Lexus Fashion Initiative Program

                    Prize

                    • New York residency and monetary prize
                    Eligibility
                    • Brands must have established and maintained business operations for a minimum of 2 years
                    How to Apply
                      CFDA/Swarovski - United States

                      Award

                      • Re: GENERATION Innovation Scholar Award
                        • 2021 CFDA Design Scholar Awards
                        • Suntchi Image Maker Award
                        • Liz Claiborne Design for Impactful Futures Award
                        • Geoffrey Beene Designer Masters Scholar Award
                      Prize
                      • Funding and Mentorship
                      Eligibility
                      • Open to full-time undergraduate BFA or BA college students
                      How to Apply

                          CFDA/Vogue - United States

                          Award

                          • CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund
                          How to Apply

                           

                          Circular Design Challenge - India

                           

                          Common Objective - United Kingdom

                          Awards

                          • Common Objective (CO) Leadership Awards
                          • Common Objective (CO) 10 Award

                          Eligibility

                          • Awards are open to all businesses operating in the fashion industry in any capacity, regardless of size or location
                          How to Apply

                           

                            Cosmetic Executive Women (CEW) - United States
                            Awards
                            • Beauty Creators Awards
                              • Bath & Body
                              • Best Seller
                              • General
                              • Hair
                              • Iconic Beauty Award
                              • Indie
                              • Makeup
                              • Men's Grooming
                              • Nail
                              • QVC Beauty Quest Award
                              • Scent
                              • Skincare
                              • Supplier's Award
                              • Sustainability Excellence
                              • Wellness
                            • Iconic Beauty Award
                            • Sustainability Excellence Beauty Award
                            Prize
                            • Ability to promote your winner status with CEW winner branding on your product
                            Eligibility
                            •  Entry must be a product recently released and launched and currently available for retail in the U.S
                            How to Apply

                               

                              DC Young Designer Awards - United Kingdom

                              Awards

                              • The Young Designer Award USA
                              • The Emerging Designer Award
                              • The Angelman Syndrome Awareness Award
                              • The Young Designer Award UK
                              • The Radical Designer Award USA
                              Eligibility
                                • Open to Young Fashion Designers in the USA and UK
                                How to Apply

                                 

                                Drapers - United Kingdom
                                Drapers Sustainable Fashion Awards

                                 

                                Eco-Age - Italy
                                The Green Carpet Fashion Awards
                                • The GCFA Legacy Award
                                • The GCFA Groundbreaker Award
                                • The Social Media Changemaker Award
                                • The Franca Sozzani GCFA Award for Best Emerging Designer
                                • The GCFA Visionary Award
                                • The Eco Stewardship Award
                                • The GCFA Circular Economy Award
                                • The CMNI in Recognition of Sustainability Award
                                • The GCFA Award for Technology and Innovation
                                • The Responsible Disruption Award
                                • The GCFA North Star Award
                                • The Art of Craftsmanship Award 
                                How to Apply

                                 

                                Elle Magazine - United Kingdom

                                Awards

                                • Elle Style Awards
                                • Elle International Beauty Awards

                                  Learn More

                                   

                                  Eluxe Magazine - France/United Kingdom/United Arab Emirates

                                   

                                  European Product Design Awards - Europe
                                  Fashion Entrepreneurs of Houston (FEH) - United States
                                  Awards
                                  • Fashion Entrepreneur of the Year
                                  • Beauty Entrepreneur of the Year
                                  • Young Fashion/Beauty Entrepreneur of the Year
                                  • Junior Fashion/Beauty Entrepreneur of the Year
                                    Eligibility
                                    • Member of Fashion Entrepreneurs of Houston
                                    • Contributor to the Fashion and/or Beauty Industry
                                    How to Apply
                                    There is no application process to be completed to be considered.  FEH will decide the award recipients

                                     

                                    Fashion Group International (FGI) - United States
                                    Awards
                                    • Rising Star Accessories Scarves/Jewelry Award
                                    • Rising Star Accessories Handbags/Footwear Award
                                    • Rising Beauty Entrepreneur Award
                                    • Rising Star Fekkai Sustainability Award
                                    • Rising Star All Gender Award
                                    • Rising Star Hilldun Business Innovation Award
                                    • Rising Star Home Product Innovation Award
                                    • Rising Star Menswear Award
                                    • Rising Star New Retail Concept Award
                                    • Rising Star Womenswear Award
                                      How to Apply

                                        Fashion Scout - United Kingdom

                                        Fashion Shows

                                        • Merit Award
                                        • Ones to Watch
                                        Prizes
                                          • The Merit Award winner receives a fully sponsored showcase during London Fashion Week.  Ones To Watch winners receive the opportunity to showcase on the catwalk
                                          How to Apply

                                           

                                          Fashion Space Gallery  - United Kingdom

                                          Program

                                          • Fashion Space Gallery Design Residency
                                          Prize
                                          • Funding for research, access to a design and fabrication studio at the London College of Fashion, advising and mentoring provided by experts including product, graphic, and digital designers, artists, engineers, and scientist

                                          Eligibility

                                          • Fashion, textiles, footwear and jeweler designers in particular those whose practice is experimental are encouraged to apply
                                          • Applicants may live anywhere in the world but must be located in London for the duration of the residency 
                                          How to Apply

                                           

                                            Fashion Trust Arabia

                                            Awards

                                            • Eveningwear
                                            • Ready-to-Wear (RTW)
                                            • Accessories (Shoes/Bags)
                                            • Jewelry (Fine Jewelry/Fashion Jewelry)
                                            • Debut Talent (MENA Fashion Design Graduates and Students 2020-2022)
                                            Prizes
                                            • Financial grant and mentorship
                                            Eligibility
                                            • MENA nationality applicants can either be based in the MENA region or have an office or production facility in the MENA region
                                            • Applicants who don’t hold a MENA nationality but have their brand based in the MENA region are also welcome to apply
                                            • For the Eveningwear, Ready-to-Wear, Accessories and Jewelry categories – Applicants must be in business for a minimum of two to 10 years
                                            • The Franca Sozzani Award is a category for applicants who are either studying or who have recently earned a fashion design degree and are beginning to launch their professional career
                                            How to Apply

                                               

                                                Footwear News - United States

                                                Awards
                                                • Athletic Brand of the Year
                                                • Collaborator of the Year
                                                • Company of the Year
                                                • Designer of the Year
                                                • Emerging Talent of the Year
                                                • Hall of Fame
                                                • Launch of the Year
                                                • Person of the Year
                                                • Retailer of the Year
                                                • Shoe of the Year
                                                • Style Influencer of the Year
                                                • Sustainability Leadership Award
                                                How to Apply

                                                  FIT Entrepreneurs/YM

                                                  Award

                                                  • Israel Goldgrub Award

                                                   

                                                  Footwear Industry Awards

                                                   

                                                  Fragrance Foundation Awards


                                                  Frankfurt Style Award- International Talent Contest, Fashion and Design

                                                   

                                                  Graduate Fashion Foundation

                                                  Competitions

                                                    • Coats X Graduate Fashion Foundation Sustainability Competition
                                                    • FACE:  Black Excellence Prize
                                                    • Graduate Fashion Foundation 30th Anniversary Competition
                                                    • Lee Jeans X GFF Marketing & Communications Competition
                                                    • Tik Tok Merchandise & Residency Competition
                                                    • Tik Tok Unboxing Competition
                                                    • W1 Curates X Graduate Fashion Foundation Competition
                                                    • Wrangler Indigood X GFF Marketing & Communications Competition
                                                    • Shelter X Graduate Fashion Foundation Activism Competition

                                                   

                                                  Graduate Fashion Foundation
                                                  Program

                                                   

                                                  Graduate Fashion Foundation

                                                  Graduate Fashion Week Awards

                                                    • Accessories Award Supported by YKK
                                                    • Childrenswear Award
                                                    • Christopher Bailey Collection of the Year Award
                                                    • Considered Fashion Award
                                                    • Culture & Heritage Award
                                                    • Digital Communications Portfolio Award
                                                    • Digital Fashion Portfolio Award Supported by ASOS
                                                    • Fashion Concept Award
                                                    • Fashion Illustration Award Supported by Cass Art
                                                    • Fashion Innovation Award Supported by #Samsungkx
                                                    • Fashion Marketing Award
                                                    • Fashion Photography Award
                                                    • Fashion Styling & Creative Direction Award
                                                    • Footwear Award Supported by Size?
                                                    • International Catwalk Award
                                                    • International Digital Fashion Portfolio Award
                                                    • International Innovation Wards Supported by Crisden
                                                    • New Fashion Media Award Supported by TikTok
                                                    • Range Plan Award
                                                    • Sportswear & Leisurewear Award Supported by Gymshark
                                                    • Sustainability Trailblazer Award
                                                    • The Terry Mansfield Publication Award Supported by Delicate Rebellion
                                                    • TU 'Challenge' Prize
                                                    • Zandra Rhodes Fashion Textiles Award

                                                   

                                                  Green Fashion Awards (GFA) - Italy



                                                  Gucci/CFDA

                                                  Award

                                                  • Gucci Changemakers X CFDA Scholarship
                                                  Prize
                                                  • Educational scholarship funding for up to four (4) years and mentorship
                                                  Eligibility
                                                  • Woman of color or a person who identifies as a woman entering her senior year of design school OR  a black graduating high school senior
                                                  How to Apply

                                                   

                                                    GQ

                                                    Awards

                                                    • Accessory of the Year
                                                    • Breakthrough Designer of the Year
                                                    • Designer of the Year
                                                    • Graphic Tees of the Year
                                                    • Sneaker of the Year
                                                    • Watch of the Year

                                                    Learn More

                                                     

                                                    H & M 



                                                    H & M 

                                                     

                                                    ID International Emerging Designer Awards

                                                     

                                                    Independent Handbag Designer Awards

                                                     

                                                    India Fashion Awards - India

                                                    Awards

                                                    How to Apply

                                                     

                                                    International Apparel Federation (IAF)

                                                    Award

                                                    • IAF student award

                                                    Learn More

                                                     

                                                    International Design Awards (IDA) Designer Awards - United States

                                                    Award

                                                    • Fashion Design of the Year
                                                    Eligibility
                                                      •   All fashion designers are invited to submit their creative

                                                      How to Apply

                                                       

                                                      International Festival of Fashion, Photography, and Fashion Accessories - Hyeres


                                                      International Talent Support - Italy

                                                      Awards

                                                      • ITS Digital Fashion Award
                                                      • ITS Fondazione Ferragamo Award
                                                      • ITS Responsible Creativity Award
                                                      • Lotto Sport Award
                                                      • OTB Award
                                                      • Special Mention (by Vogue Talent)
                                                      • Swatch Art Peace Hotel Award

                                                      Prize

                                                      • Monetary prize
                                                      Eligibility
                                                      • Recent graduates and students (BA or MA) graduating seniors
                                                      • Young Fashion, Accessories (footwear, belts, hats, bags, glasses, bodypieces) and Jewelry designers
                                                      How to Apply

                                                        International Woolmark Prize



                                                        ISKO I-SKOOL

                                                        ISKO I-SKOOL Denim Design Awards

                                                        • Best Overall STudent Award
                                                        • Best Overall Young Professional Award
                                                        • Best Showpiece
                                                        • Best Sustainable Design Award
                                                        • Reca Award
                                                        • Riri Award
                                                        • Sportswear International Special Mention 
                                                        • Vogue Talents Special Mentions

                                                         

                                                        ISPO Awards

                                                        Award

                                                        • European Fashion Award FASH
                                                        Prize
                                                          • Monetary prize, portfolio consulting, applicant training and workshops with top-class experts
                                                          Eligibility
                                                            • The competition is aimed at design students, and recent graduates, from all over the globe, from all design disciplines - especially from the areas of textile and fashion design
                                                            How to Apply

                                                             

                                                              JD Institute of Fashion Technology

                                                              Awards

                                                               

                                                              Lakme Fashion Week - India

                                                               

                                                              Loewe Foundation 

                                                              Award
                                                              • Loewe Foundation Craft Prize
                                                              Eligibility
                                                              • Professional artisans of all nationalities, at least 18 years of age, are welcome to participate.
                                                              • Artisans must submit examples of their work in the form of pictures.
                                                              How to Apply

                                                              LVMH Prize


                                                                  Meisterkreis - Germany

                                                                  Award

                                                                  • Future Champion
                                                                  Prize
                                                                  • Mentoring
                                                                  Eligibility
                                                                  • The program supports young companies from Germany that are committed to the values ​​of the MEISTERKREIS and have not yet reached the company size for membership.
                                                                  Learn More

                                                                   

                                                                  Milk Magazine

                                                                  Milk Awards

                                                                  • Best in France
                                                                  • Crush
                                                                  • Green
                                                                  • Fashion
                                                                  Eligibility
                                                                  • The Milk Magazine team selects the winners from the participants involved in the Playtime Paris Show
                                                                  Learn More

                                                                   

                                                                  ModaLisboa - Portugal

                                                                  Sangue Novo Competition Awards

                                                                  • ModaLisboa x Polimoda
                                                                  • ModaLisboa x Tintex Textiles 
                                                                  Prize
                                                                  • Monetary prize
                                                                  •  Collection displayed at the Showpress showroom

                                                                  How to Apply

                                                                   

                                                                   

                                                                  Pentland/ Churchill Centre/ARTS THREAD

                                                                  Award

                                                                   

                                                                  Performance Days- Eco Performance Award

                                                                   

                                                                  PETA - United Kingdom

                                                                  Awards

                                                                  • Best Catwalk Moment
                                                                  • Best Celebrity Collection
                                                                  • Best Down-Free Collection
                                                                  • Change of Heart Award
                                                                  • Collaboration Award
                                                                  • Fashion Villain of the Year
                                                                  • Innovation Award
                                                                  • Most Iconic Moment
                                                                  • Most Wanted Award
                                                                  • Progress in Luxury Moment
                                                                  • Progress in Retail Moment
                                                                  • Vegan Friendly High-Street Retailer Award
                                                                  • Vegan Luxury Award


                                                                  Plug and Play
                                                                  Award
                                                                  • Kering Generation Sustainable Innovation Award
                                                                  How to Apply

                                                                   

                                                                  Pretty Little Things
                                                                  Pretty Little Things Awards

                                                                   

                                                                  Prins Bernhard Cultuurfonds 
                                                                  Award
                                                                  • Cultuurfunds Fashion Stipend
                                                                  Eligibility
                                                                  • The stipend is for fashion designers based in the Netherlands who have already created at least fifteen collections
                                                                  How to Apply

                                                                   

                                                                    The Redress Award

                                                                    Awards

                                                                    • The Redress Design Award First Prize
                                                                    • The Redress Design Award Runner-Up
                                                                    • People's Choice
                                                                    • Hong Kong Best Prize
                                                                    • The Redress Design Alumni Prize in Partnership with Kipling
                                                                    • The Redress Design Alumni Prize in Partnership with JUKI
                                                                    Prizes
                                                                    • Funding, resources, and mentorship 
                                                                    Eligibility
                                                                    • Applicants must be at least 18 years of age
                                                                    • Hold a valid ID/passport/visa/residence permit in your country of residence
                                                                    • Have less than four years’ full time, part time or freelance professional fashion design experience
                                                                    How to Apply

                                                                     

                                                                    Retail Association of India

                                                                    India's Retail Champions Awards

                                                                    • Apparel & Lifestyle
                                                                    • Beauty & Wellness
                                                                    • Emerging Retailer of the Year
                                                                    • Department Store
                                                                    • Footwear
                                                                    • Jewellery
                                                                    • Specialty Retail
                                                                    Eligibility
                                                                    • The Company should be registered under Indian Law

                                                                    Learn More

                                                                     

                                                                    Serendipity Arts Festival Awards

                                                                     

                                                                     Supima - United States

                                                                    Award

                                                                    • Supima Design Competition
                                                                    Prize
                                                                    • Monetary prize and exposure to fashion press
                                                                    Eligibility
                                                                    • America’s top design schools select one graduating senior to represent their respective school as a finalist to compete 
                                                                    How to Apply

                                                                     

                                                                    Taiwan Fashion Designer Award

                                                                    http://www.tfdaward.com

                                                                    https://www.iafnet.com/2021/05/27/2021-taiwan-fashion-design-award

                                                                     

                                                                    TieCon

                                                                     

                                                                    Tommy Hilfiger - United Kingdom

                                                                    Award

                                                                    • Tommy Hilfiger Fashion Frontier Challenge

                                                                    Eligibility

                                                                    • Open to entrepreneurial start-ups and scale-up stage businesses developing solutions that have a positive and inclusive social impact on the fashion value chain.

                                                                    Prize

                                                                    • Winners will receive two year long mentorships, a monetary grant, and placement in an entrepreneurship program
                                                                    How to Apply

                                                                     


                                                                    Tokyo Fashion Award - Japan

                                                                     

                                                                    Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival - Australia

                                                                    https://www.cocktailrevolution.net.au/national-designer-award

                                                                     

                                                                    Vans - United States

                                                                    Contests

                                                                    • Custom Culture Highschool
                                                                    • Global Custom Culture
                                                                    Prizes
                                                                    • Financial prizes are awarded to the highschool award winner's Highschool Art Program.  For the Global Custom Culture Contest one winner from North America will win $25,000 USD and have their shoes made by Vans.
                                                                    Eligibility
                                                                    • Vans Custom Culture is open to any public or private high schools in the US.  The Vans Global Custom Culture is open to everyone in North America
                                                                    How to Apply

                                                                     

                                                                    Vienna Awards - Italy

                                                                    Awards

                                                                    • 21st Century Style Award 
                                                                    • Designer of the Year 
                                                                    • Digital Innovation Start up Award
                                                                    • Fair Fashion Award
                                                                    • Hair Stylist of the Year 
                                                                    • International Designer of the Year 
                                                                    • International Model of the Year 
                                                                    • Make up Artist of the Year
                                                                    • Model of the Year 
                                                                    • Photographer of the Year 
                                                                    • Social Media Award
                                                                    • Stylist of the Year 
                                                                    Eligibility
                                                                    • The awards are presented for outstanding achievements in the fashion and lifestyle industry
                                                                    How to Apply

                                                                     

                                                                    Virgin Australia Melbourne Fashion Festival (VAMF) - Australia

                                                                    Award

                                                                    • National Design Award
                                                                    How to Apply

                                                                      Vogue - United Kingdom

                                                                      Awards
                                                                      • Vogue Business Talent Competition Best Illustrator
                                                                      • Vogue Business Talent Competition Best Photographer
                                                                      • Vogue Business Talent Competition Best Writer
                                                                      How to Apply

                                                                       

                                                                        Vogue - United Kingdom
                                                                        Awards
                                                                        • Vogue Business Talent Competition
                                                                        Eligibility
                                                                        • The Competition is open to all persons over the age of eighteen (18) who are resident in the UK and who have the right to work in the UK
                                                                        How to Apply

                                                                           

                                                                          Wapole British Luxury Awards- The Luxury Leader - United Kingdom

                                                                          Awards

                                                                          • Best British Cultural & Creative Innovation
                                                                          • Best British Cultural Experience
                                                                          • Best British Luxury Experience
                                                                          • Best British Luxury Craftsmanship
                                                                          • Best International Luxury Brand
                                                                          • Best Luxury Brand Ambassador
                                                                          • Best New British Luxury Talent
                                                                          • The Brands of Tomorrow Award for Emerging Talent
                                                                          • British Cultural Excellence
                                                                          • British Luxury Brand
                                                                          • British Luxury Brand of the Year
                                                                          • British Luxury Brand Online
                                                                          • British Luxury Overseas
                                                                          • The Champion of British Luxury Manufacturing
                                                                          • The Champion of British Luxury Overseas
                                                                          • The Champion of British Luxury Sustainability
                                                                          • Commitment to British Manufacturing
                                                                          • Corporate Social Responsibility
                                                                          • Creative Collaboration
                                                                          • Cultural Contribution
                                                                          • Cultural Experience
                                                                          • Digital Innovation in British Luxury
                                                                          • Emerging British Luxury Brand
                                                                          • Emerging British Luxury Talents
                                                                          • Export Excellence
                                                                          • Innovation & Creativity
                                                                          • International Luxury Brand of the Year
                                                                          • Leading Light
                                                                          • Leader in Luxury
                                                                          • Lifetime Achievement
                                                                          • Luxury Legend
                                                                          • Luxury Maker of the Year
                                                                          • Luxury with a Heart
                                                                          • Most Socially Responsible British Luxury Brand
                                                                          • Outstanding Achievement in British Luxury
                                                                          • Walpole Honour
                                                                          Eligibility
                                                                            • British businesses, spanning multiple sectors: from fashion, fragrance and fine jewellery to hotels, automobiles and accessories may be nominated
                                                                            How to Apply

                                                                             

                                                                              Wilhelm Lorch Foundation - Germany

                                                                              Awards

                                                                              • Award of Completed Work
                                                                              • Creation
                                                                              • Economy
                                                                              • Promotion of Further Training in Retail
                                                                              • Project Funding of 10,000 Euros for Universities and Educational Institutions
                                                                              • Technology
                                                                                Prize
                                                                                • Funding for training
                                                                                Eligibility
                                                                                • Age limit: 32 for Award of Completed Work, Age limit: 28 for Promotion of Further Training in Retail
                                                                                • Work in the fashion industry or are preparing to get started in practice as part of an apprenticeship or degree, if you are interested in your professional development
                                                                                • Prizes are awarded for furthering education, or for thesis work on a project, that deals with current topics of the entire textile industry, e.g. B. from the fields of creation, economy, sourcing / procurement, logistics, textile and clothing technology, communication. Topics that deal with overarching issues of ecology or digital change / agility can also be considered.
                                                                                How to Apply

                                                                                World Fashion Awards - United Kingdom

                                                                                Awards

                                                                                • Best Accessory Designer
                                                                                • Best Beauty & Cosmetics Brand
                                                                                • Best Collaboration Award
                                                                                • Best Fashion & Beauty Vlogger
                                                                                • Best Fashion E-commerce Brand
                                                                                • Best Fashion Influencer sponsored by DeChavel
                                                                                • Best Fashion Photographer
                                                                                • Best Fashion Week
                                                                                • Best Footwear Brand
                                                                                • Best Hairdresser
                                                                                • Best Highstreet Store
                                                                                • Best International Female Model
                                                                                • Best International Male Model sponsored by DeChavel
                                                                                • Best Jewellery and Accessories Brand
                                                                                • Best Luxury Retailer sponsored by DeChavel
                                                                                • Best Makeup Artist
                                                                                • Best Newcomer
                                                                                • Best New Fashion Brand
                                                                                • Best Self Tanning Brand 
                                                                                • Best Streetwear Brand
                                                                                • Fashion Designer of the Year
                                                                                • International Fashion Icon Award
                                                                                • Menswear Designer of the Year
                                                                                • Most Innovative Brand
                                                                                • Womenswear Designer of the Year

                                                                                Eligibility

                                                                                • Models and designers from all over the world may be nominated
                                                                                How to Apply

                                                                                 

                                                                                The Worshipful Company of Cordwainers - United Kingdom

                                                                                 

                                                                                Zalando  - Denmark

                                                                                Award

                                                                                • Sustainability Award
                                                                                Prize
                                                                                • Funding and assistance to develop a collection
                                                                                Eligibility
                                                                                • All brands that take part in Copenhagen Fashion Week were invited to apply for the award
                                                                                How to Apply

                                                                                 

                                                                                 

                                                                                 

                                                                                General/Non-Fashion/Beauty Industry Specific Awards

                                                                                 

                                                                                Business World (BW) Disrupt Women Entrepreneurs Summit and Awards

                                                                                Forbes

                                                                                 

                                                                                Outdoor Retailer Innovation Awards

                                                                                  Positive Luxury Awards

                                                                                  UC Davis Big Bang Award- Institute for Innovation & Entrepreneurship


                                                                                  United Nations Environmental Program (UNEP)