Frequently Asked Questions
May I enter more than one project?
Yes. You must complete a separate entry form for each project you enter.
May I enter my project in more than one category?
Yes. You may select more than one category from the Categories field. Each category is $295 until the early rate deadline on March 12.
Where can I find more information about the different categories?
Please visit here for the full list of categories and descriptions.
If I’m a student, may I enter in both the student and professional categories?
Yes. Only the student category will be at the discounted rate of $40 if before the early rate deadline.
Who can enter the awards?
Anyone over the age of 18 may enter.
May I return to edit my entry before I’ve paid?
You must pay in order for your entry to save. Once you’ve paid you may go back to the entry form’s fields any time before registration closes April 30, 2021.
May I edit the entry form after I pay?
Yes. You may edit your entry form until the application deadline on April 30, 2021. Your receipt will contain a link back to the entry form where you may sign in and edit your previously saved entries.
Will I receive a confirmation of payment?
Yes. Your receipt will be sent to the email address you have provided. It will contain information appropriate for business and tax purposes.
When will the honorees be announced?
The honorees will be announced on FastCompany.com in September 2021 and in Fast Company‘s October issue.
I have more questions! Who can I email?
Please email IBDawards@fastcompany.com.