Registration Period

until 17 April 2023

From 23 January you can apply online for the Design Award.

Formal Assessment of the Submissions

until 15 May 2023

After the closing date all competition entries are checked for completion and fulfilment of the participation requirements.

Evaluation by the Expert Panel and Pre-selection

until 17 July 2023

All competition entries that fulfil the entry requirements will be forwarded to a panel of experts made up of specialists from the German Environment Agency and the Advisory Board. The experts decide which submissions qualify for the next stage of the competition.

Jury Session

25 & 26 September 2023

The admitted participants are asked to submit their competition entry for presentation at the jury meeting. The jury evaluates the submissions and in a first step selects the nominees. In a second step, the winners are determined.

Award Ceremony

4 December 2023

The award ceremony will take place at the Federal Ministry for the Environment in Berlin.