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Terms and conditions :output award
15 01 2013

Who can participate?
Anyone who is currently studying communication design, product design, architecture, interaction design or film at a university or a college is eligible to participate. Students who have graduated within the last 12 months may also submit final degree works.

What can I submit?
Any work, which has been produced as a student project, is eligible for submission. The work may not be older than one year. The project does not have to be published. Work related to any area of design and architecture, such as: graphic design / architecture / product design / typography / photography / illustration / typeface design / multimedia, moving image and television graphics / experience design is eligible for submission.

When is the deadline?
Latest date for submissions is March 15, 2013 (date of postage).

What can you win?
All projects submitted to the :output competition will be eligible for the :output Grand Prix.
The winner of the :output Grand Prix will be chosen by the jury and will receive a scholarship of 3,000 Euro. We reserve the right for the jury, however, to allocate the prize money in a manner they deem appropriate.

NEW: Get featured in form magazine!!! All projects that are selected by the jury, will be featured in a special issue of form magazine. form magazine is Europe‘s leading design magazine with a circulation of more than 10,000 copies.

In addition, all selected works will be published in the :output yearbook.
Each winner will receive a free copy of the issue.

:output Grand Prix
All projects submitted to the :output competition will be eligible for the :output Grand Prix. The winner of the :output Grand Prix will be chosen by the jury and will receive a scholarship of 3,000 Euro. We reserve the right for the jury, however, to allocate the prize money in a manner they deem appropriate.

The Jury
All works to be included in the form magazine and in the yearbook :output and also the winner of the :output Grand Prix are selected by an international jury of renowned designers and educators. We reserve the right to appoint jury members differing to our annoucements in case this should be necessary due to external circumstances.

How to make a submission?
You have to register your submission in our online registration (no matter what format the project is): WWW.OUTPUT-AWARD.ORG

All works (except interactive/large videos) must be submitted in digital format. Images must be jpg-images (800x 600 pixel max.; 72 dpi; RGB). The images must be submitted through our online upload (you can find instructions in the registration area). We do not accept images send as attachment of e-mails and also not files larger than specified above. Videos can also be uploaded through our online registration by using youtube or vimeo.

Large interactive/film projects can be submitted on a CD ROM or DVD for Macintosh. Please do not send videotapes. The name of the student and the titel of the work have to be written on the CD (please do not use stickers!!!)

We cannot return any submitted material.

On an extra sheet, please provide a short description of each work giving information on its background.

Group entries
If this a submitted project is a collaboration, please provide all names of the participants.

The fee is kept to an absolute minimum, and is used only to finance the organisation of the project. All works selected for publication will be printed free of any further charges.

What are the fees?
Entry fee per work: 30 Euro
Unfortunately we are unable to accept any currency other than Euro or US$ at the exchange rate on the day of payment.

Becoming a friend of :output and supporting the ideas of the :output foundation also means that you save the entry fee and will receive a copy of the current yearbook as a gift. You can download registration forms to become a friend of :output during the registration process.

My package to :output
No matter if the data for a submission has been uploaded on our server or send by post on a CD/DVD: One entry form for each work has to be completed and send to us by post.

Also enclosed has to be a completed payment form (the payment form is part of the entry form).

Payment is possible by Pay-Pal or bank transfer.

In concrete terms:
What needs to be included in my postage package to :output:
1. One entry form for each project
2. A description of the work for each project
3. CD ROM/DVD (if you have not uploaded the project onto our server)
4. One payment form for the whole package (the payment form is part of the entry form you will receive at the end of the registration process)

Submissions are to be send to
Your submission must be complete, otherwise it cannot be processed!!!

:output foundation
Peperstraat 7
1011 TJ Amsterdam
The Netherlands

or from USA
Otis College of Art and Design
Department of Communication Arts
Kali Nikitas
:output Submissions
9045 Lincoln Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90045

or from Germany
:output foundation
Alexanderstrasse 9b
28203 Bremen

Copyrights
By participating in the :output competition you give copyright permission to the :output foundation to publish the project mentioned above in whatsoever form as he sees fit in this or future issues of :output or other publications of :output (print or web) including cooperation partners. You have to confirm that you are the original author of the original design and that no third person has copyright of these images. You will retain the copyright as author of the original design for your own purposes.

Questions?
info@open-output.org
t: +31.(0)20.4 27 90 20