Fees & Winner Privileges

Entry Fee

  • During Promotional Period: HK$1,000 for each entry submitted online between 15th March and 30th Apr 2021 (by 23:59, Hong Kong time (GMT+8))
  • During Regular Period: HK$2,000 for each entry submitted online between 1st May and 18th June 2021 (by 17:00, Hong Kong time (GMT+8))


Publication and Promotion Fee

A mandatory Publication and Promotion Fee will be applied for all winning entries.

  • Grand Award, Grand Award for Culture, Grand Award for Sustainability, Grand Award for Technology: HK$6,000
  • Grand Award with Special Mention: HK$5,000
  • Gold Award: HK$5,000
  • Silver Award: HK$4,000
  • Bronze Award: HK$4,000
  • Merit Award: HK$3,000
The Publication and Promotion Fee includes the following:
  • Invitation to DFA Awards Presentation Ceremony and Business of Design Week (BODW) (Event format in 2021 to be confirmed) to establish networks with international and local designers and business leaders;
  • One trophy (except Merit Award)
  • One certificate
  • Authorized to use the DFA Design for Asia Awards endorsement mark for promotion
  • Featured in DFA Awards Publication 2021 with one complimentary copy
  • Showcased in the DFA Awards Exhibition
  • Opportunity to be invited as a speaker of Business of Design Week (BODW) or other design forum