The 55th Japan Sign Design Award Application Guidelines

Eligibility for Application

Signs completed in the year from May 1, 2020 to April 30, 2021.

Deadline for Application

Wednesday, June 30, 2021 24:00 JST

The application period has been extended due to the Emergency Declaration regarding the spread of the SARS-CoV-2 infection.

Annual schedule (currently reorganizing)

*The following is the initial schedule.

Application Period
Thursday, April 1, 2021 to Monday, June 30 closes at 24:00 JST
Primary selection
Monday, July 5, to Sunday, Jube 18, 2021
Secondary selection
Saturday, July 31, 2021 in Minato-ku, Tokyo
Award Announcement
Early October 2021
Award Ceremony
Saturday, December 4, 2021 To be held in or near Tokyo undecided
Publication in the Yearbook and Panel Exhibition Tour
Starting December 2021

Screening Dates

Primary Selection

Web-based screening
Monday, June 5 to Sunday June 18, 2021

Secondary Selection

Secondary Selection Meeting
13:00 pm to 17:30 pm Saturday, July 31, 2021
International Design Liaison Center
(Design Hub, Tokyo Midtown)
5th Floor, Tower, Tokyo Midtown 9-7-1 Akasaka, Minatoku, Tokyo