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Brilliant Brand Awards '19


Citation - Best Concept  |  Rebranding - Kumala Reserve  |  Spirits / Distilled products

Nicole Chai

Citation - Medical / Pharma / Personal Care  |  Medspire

Adrian Chytry

Citation - Print / Publishing  |  Casino Royale Event

Jason Johnson

Citation - Public / Cultural  | 14TH ATHENS DIGITAL ARTS FESTIVAL

Tina Touli

Citation - Restaurant / Food / Bars  | Hangout Cafe Branding

Nachiket Jadhav

Citation - Spirits / Distilled products  | American Fifth Spirits

David Schuemann - CFNAPA

Citation - Tech / Communications / Digital  |  Titre

Antoine Puyfages

Citation - Trends / Fashion |  Fluttuo - Made Once Only

Matteo Modica, Sublimio Branding & Strategy, Tiziano Mario Castelli

Special Mention - Medical / Pharma / Personal Care

LineaSante - Branding medical start-up

Special Mention - Print Publishing


Special Mention - Public / Cultural

Wege zur Metropole Ruhr ? Heimat im Wandel

Special Mention - Marketing/Advertising

TAKAVA Coffee-Buffet

Special Mention - Shop / Retail

Ukio Store

Special Mention - Spirits / Distilled products

Loch & Union Distilling

Special Mention - Trends / Fashion

Everyday Trippin




Welcome to the fi rst ever edition of annual Brilliant Brand Awards.

An international awards scheme that celebrates creative excellence and consistency across branding design, brought to you by UNI, the world’s only collaborative web community of creative people.

This awards will showcase some of the best and fi nest branding design projects ever created around the creative industry.

UNI’s Brilliant Brand Awards has been created to recognize, honor and celebrate outstanding branding and visual communication designs that represent the highest level of creative originality and design excellence. We are inviting branding designers and industrial designers across the globe to submit their entries which will be judged for design innovation, versatility, visual ingenuity, practical applicability, aesthetics, need and usage. We will acknowledge some of the outstanding designs and will promote it at the global scale through our online platform, media partners, social channels, and also in the form of an annual book presenting the best designs across the globe.



Citation Winner

Award + Certificates each category for realized projects only


Best Idea/Concept Award

Award + Certificates each category for concept projects only

(Open for Student & Professionals)

Student's Award

Certificates each category for Realized and Concepts (Open for Students only)

People’s Choice Award

Certificates each category for realized and concepts

(Open for Student & Professionals)

Winning entries will also be entitled for other perks from UNI

Get featured on our media partner websites

Get featured on our bi-annual book

Communication to Magazines

UNI Gold designer's Mark on your project

Option to commercialize your designs via UNI

UNI Relevance index for your design

UNI’s Relevance index for your profile.

Exclusive Interview opportunity for winners


Submission Starts : 20th June 2018


Review Mid-deadline starts : 13th October 2018


Public Voting starts: 18th October 2018


Submission ends  : 18th November 2018


Public Voting ends : 30th December 2018


Announcement of result : 31st December 2018


The detailed requirements of the entries are as follows:


  • A minimum of 6 and maximum of 12 images showcasing the output of the design (JPEG) (120ppi)
  • Entries must include not just a logo but also examples of its application across different items as part of a brand’s visual identity system.
  • All entries must be submitted online only through the UNI website.
  • A minimum of 4 questions formulated and answered by the participants as directed on the submission portal. Refer to Uni Submission guidelines to know more.
  • Cover image of size 2000 x 800 px or larger in aspect ratio 5:2 should be uploaded.
  • Individual images and graphics used or any additional images can also be published (for publication purpose only and not for the judging of entries)
  • All the participants are required to update their profile on UNI for jurors to identify between students and professional entries.
  • Do not place your name or any mark that reveals your identity on your sheets/images.
  • The first tag in the upload page, should be your category of participation and rest of the tags are optional/on your choice.
  • The decision of the judges is final and no correspondence will be entered into.

The submission of the entry has to happen on our submission portal at only with the format given on the website. No other mode of submissions will be accepted. In order to avoid last minute rush, plan and try uploading your entries prior to the submission deadline . Check this video tutorial of how to make the submission on the platform .


  • Participants from all geographical regions are eligible. Open to participants of all backgrounds, including design students and professionals.
  • Participation is on individual basis only. Organizations/studios may participate however, certificate/awards will be issued to a single contact person / Team members registering for the award. One individual can submit multiple projects (separate entry for each) in multiple categories.
  • Entries must be original works of the entrant/studio/organization, who will be recognized as the sole designer of the said entries throughout the course of the competition.
  • You can enter in more than one categories for the awards, however the entry has to be submitted separately. Only designs conceptualized/created/realized after December 2013 are eligible. Entries that infringe, breach, prejudice or violate the property, interests or rights (including but not limited to contractual rights, user rights, copyright, design rights and all other proprietary and intellectual property rights) of any third party will be disqualified. Participants shall be liable for claims by such third parties resulting from the infringement. The Organizer shall not be held responsible for any infringement.


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