10 reasons to enter the competition



Receive an international acolade

By entering the competition, you have the chance to win the most worldwide prestigious award for packaging design.



Trophy & Certificate

All winners have the opportunity to receive an iconic Pentawards Trophy and official winner’s Certificate.




Winners will have the opportunity to receive their awards in one of the most iconic art museums on the planet, the Solomon R. Guggenheim.



Once in a lifetime opportunity

The top winners will have the once in a life time opportunity to see their winning designs on display at the Guggenheim Museum during the Gala Ceremony.




Worldwide Press Exposure

Receive widespread exposure and recognition for your designs through our global network of packaging specific, and mainstream media contacts.



Sponsors prizes

A special prize from Sleever International for the best design within the limited series category.
A multi-year license to Esko’s 3D Packaging Design Software (worth $5000) for the Diamond winner.
A Special prize from IC3D for the best Gold Pentaward design within the Luxury category.
A booth at either PCD (Packaging of Perfume Cosmetics & Design) Paris or New York (worth $5000).



The Package Design Book 5 by Pentawards

All winners will have their designs featured in ‘The Package Design Book’, a series of books containing the most comprehensive display of packaging design from the last ten years. This book is distributed globally and is used by packaging professionals across the value chain as a reference for inspiration and for a taste of the best in packaging design.



Award winning designs online

All winners will have a dedicated page for their award winning design, with full credits, in the winner’s section on the Pentawards website.



Winner's Exhibit

As part of a new initiative, winners will have the opportunity to be featured in the Pentawards World Tour, an exhibit that annually showcases the best in packaging design, from the last year at eight worldwide packaging exhibitions.



Pentawards Conference

The top winners could have the opportunity to speak at one of our Pentawards Conferences that appear globally in six destinations.