Collection: Ninth Fashion Illustration and Digital Awards 2024

Want to know more about the Fida Awards? Read our FAQs here

There are 9 award categories this year, seeking excellence in each field.

The Award categories are as follows:

Please refer to individual information regarding the requirements for each brief on www.fidaworldwide.com

Students can enter work into each category if they wish, but only students can submit work into the Student Award.

The 9 award winners, will receive a total of over £27,000 worth of prizes.

The 9 category award winners will each receive prizes worth over £2,300:

  • 1 year of Exclusive Fida Membership (worth 495)

  • A feature in The Fible (worth £1250)

  • Selected images in the 9th Awards Virtual Exhibition (worth £400)

  • Selected images in the 9th Awards Virtual Exhibition E-book (worth £240)

One artist will go ahead to be named the Overall Winner and will receive the following additional prizes, worth £5700:

  • Fida Gallery Virtual Solo Show (worth £3500)

  • Double Page Spread in the Fible & feature on The fible.com (worth £2200)

You can use any of the following mixed media techniques and materials: pencil drawing, colour pencil, pen & ink, markers, rubbing, painting (watercolour/acrylic/oil etc), canvas, paper, printmaking, screen printing, litho, etching, photo collage, spray, relief, computer/tablet/laptop, photocopier, scanner, and more.

9th Fida Award Judges

  • Anna Halarewicz - Fashion Illustrator

  • Astridvosx - Fashion Illustrator

  • Diana Kuksa - Fashion Illustrator

  • Elly Azizian - Fashion Illustrator

  • Francisco J Cortes - Fashion Illustrator

  • Frédéric Forest- Fashion Illustrator

  • Graeme Fidler - Creative Director

  • Jessica Durant - Fashion Illustrator

  • Manuel Santelices- Fashion Illustrator

  • Marianna Gefen - Fashion Illustrator

  • Sonia Shao - Fashion Illustrator

CLOSING DATE FOR SUBMISSION IS: FRIDAY 5TH MAY 2024 -11:59 PM EST

The application and notification process for the awards are as follows:

  • Photograph or scan your images and send files following the formatting and labeling guidance you will receive once you have purchased your submissions.
  • Your images must be submitted by Friday 5th May 2024, no later than 11:59 PM EST.
  • Once Fida receives your images, you will be emailed within 24 hours, to confirm receipt.
  • In order that all artists can be notified at the same time, both the Longlist and Shortlist will be announced on the FIDA website: www.fidamembersclub.com.
  • Longlist announcement: Friday 17th May 2024.
  • Shortlist announcement: Friday 24th May 2024.
  • The Longlist and Shortlist will also, at a later date, be announced on Fida worldwide’s Instagram account.
  • The Commendations and Award Winners will be announced during a virtual event on Friday 31st May 2024. Please follow us on Instagram to receive updates (@fidaworldwide).
  • Winners and Commendations will also be added to the website www.fidamembersclub.com, in due course, after the live announcement.
  • You will NOT be emailed individually with results. If your name is NOT shown on the website, unfortunately, it means that you have NOT been selected on this occasion.
  • Due to the number of entries we receive, and the fact that we secure industry professionals to judge the awards, it is not possible to give individual feedback to each applicant.
  • Award entries are non-refundable. If work is not submitted, or submitted after the deadline, it will not be judged, or refunded.

Still want to know more? See the Awards FAQs