Gold, Silver and Bronze awards may be given in this category. One Grand Gold award will be chosen from among all of the entries in categories 15-20.
15. Multi-Page Print Design
16. Single-Page Print Design
17. Cover Design
19. Logo and Brand Identity Graphics
20. Design Improvement (Print or Identity)
Judges consider: (for this category, not all criteria are weighted evenly)
- Overall quality of design
- Quality of reproduction
- Consistent with brand/messaging
- Overall impact/effectiveness
- Use of color
How to enter
Once you have submitted and paid for the entry using the online entry form, mail two copies of the entry to be judged along with a printout of your entry form to the Visual Design judging coordinator:
Director, Marketing and Creative Services
Oregon State University Foundation
850 SW 35th St.
Corvallis, OR 97333-4046
For oversize items such as signage and banners you may submit photographs or reduced-scale prints.
For Cover Design (17), submit ONLY the front cover or the publication either mounted on a board or in a plastic sleeve.
For Design Improvement (20), you must submit BOTH the old and new designs, clearly labeled. The “old” design must be the previous iteration of the same publication or graphic that was still in use at the time of the redesign.