In the Contest Categories
About the Projects
The projects must be completed and up to date, and should demonstrate the best abilities of the participant.
Each author or site owner is free to apply with an unlimited number of projects without any restriction in the categories. Applying with more than one project and/or in more than one category is done by separate application for each project/category.
All applications are free of charge.
Projects that have participated in other contests and competitions are also welcomed.
Ranking Process and Criteria
The jury holds a preliminary ranking among all registrations. The approved pass into the second round and are nominated as potential winners. Only the candidates / projects admitted to the second round of evaluation (i.e. nominated) owe an administrative fee (see below).
After the initial selection of the jury, each nominated project gets its entry number in the rating system, and the author will receive a notification letter at the e-mail address with which they have applied. Within 5 days, but not later than November 10th, 2017, the participant should confirm by e-mail his wish to continue in the competition, to receive an official invitation for the Ceremony and to pay the respective fee.
The ranking of the best projects will be announced at the 2017 Dibla Design Awards.
For maximum objectivity, the ranking of the projects is carried out by a large international jury of renowned experts. The mark of each project is the total of points (1 to 10) obtained by set of different criterion. Each member of the jury has their own profile in the overall rating system and votes alone and independently of the others.
The main evaluation standards include, but are not limited to, the following criteria:
IMPORTANT! All designers' applications (not the sites owners’ / managers’ applications) before October 10th, 2017 are free of charge, even if nominated! This avoids the clutter of projects at the end of the competition period, facilitating their administration and jurying.
The application fee is BGN 180.00 for the administration of the competition and the processing of the information.
The fee is paid upon receipt of the invitation for the Award Ceremony (the invitations are delivered via courier and is valid for the nominee and two accompanying persons), unless the application has been submitted before October 10th, 2017.
Any author or site owner is free to apply with an unlimited number of projects, without restriction in the categories; this is done with a separate application and a separate fee for each project.
Terms and Schedule
Ranking and Rewarding
For each nomination (entry number and paid fee) the participant receives a separate invitation; this allows participants with more nominated projects and / or nominees in more categories to make a bigger number of their personal guests a part of the Ceremony.
The winner and four runners-up in each category:
Legal Requirements and Conditions
By including each particular site/project in the contest, the applicant declares that he / she is the author of the project and has the consent of the owner / manager of the site for the plan, photographs and other data related to the site to be included in the competition and widely published. The organizers of the Dibla Design Awards are not responsible for any outstanding copyrights and other legal / professional conflicts between owners, authors and / or third parties.
By participating in the contest, the author agrees to allow "Dibla" to use and publish their project without any copyright claims to the platform.
By participating the designer declares that they will be available for media appearances and participation to promote the event and the results of the contest.
The author should provide a document that they are the creator of the project and that there are not and could not be any claim by a third party for copyright and other infringements.
Site owners / managers can include their site in the competition only applying together with its designer.