Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum is now accepting nominations to the illustrious 2015 National Design Awards. Conceived in 2000 by the White House Millenium Council, the annual awards program celebrates design as a “vital humanistic tool in shaping the world” through ten jury-selected categories. The deadline for nominations is December 8, 2014. In conjunction with the awards, National Design Week will take place Autumn 2015 to offer a suite of public educational programs.
The National Design Awards were conceived by Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum to honor lasting achievement in American design. The Awards are bestowed in recognition of excellence, innovation, and enhancement of the quality of life. As part of National Design Week, the public is invited to vote for the People’s Design Award. The winning design is announced live at the National Design Awards Gala in New York.
Click here to learn more and submit nominations to the National Design Awards, online at CooperHewitt.org.