The Adobe Design Achievement Awards

The ADAA is a global digital media competition for student creators. Connected to industry professionals, academic leaders, and top brands, the ADAA aims to launch the next generation of student careers.

How it works

Prizes & Benefits

Submit for free and launch your career


Earn international exposure to top design firms and brands.


Benefit from guidance and portfolio reviews by industry experts.


Be invited to exclusive career bootcamps and the Adobe Creative Residency.


Boost your career with Adobe Creative Cloud, an Adobe MAX pass, and a subscription to 99U Quarterly.

Benefits & Prizes

The ADAA community

Join a global network of creatives

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Submissions will be accepted from February 24, 2016, to June 19, 2016.

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ADAA 2015 Winners

‘Last year's finalists and grand prize recipients at the USC - School of Cinematic Arts, Los Angeles.’

Web and Application Design
Dakyung Lee & Wonyoung Son
Hongik University
Game Design
Avi Naim & Adar Rom
Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design
Exhibition Design
Hitesh Singhal
Maryland Institute College of Art
Digital Publishing
Zach Becker
Western Washington University
Social Impact Design
S. Reshamvala, I. Osorio, K. Smith
Vancouver Film School
Jason Ronzani & Ning Xu
University of Southern California
Post-production and Editing
Daniel Braga Ulvestad
Billy Blue College of Design
Motion Graphics
Je yeon Hwang
Hongik University
Daphne Christoforou
Royal College of Art
Joyce Dang
York University / Sheridan College
Felix Finger
HS Augsburg
Advertising Photography
Renée Sorber
Grafisch Lyceum Rotterdam
Print Communications
Taeseok Choi
Art Center College of Design
Yun Seo Park
Kookmin University