We are delighted to announce that entries for the 2021 PANZ Book Design Awards are now open.
There are some slight changes to the eligibility criteria this year so please do make sure to check out the details on our website.
And don’t forget to support your emerging designers. There is a $1000 prize up for grabs to the winner of the 2021 Hachette Aotearoa New Zealand Emerging Designer Award. So please help us to spread the word by forwarding the details on to your in-house and freelance designers who may be eligible.
The new online entry option for the Emerging Designer award can be found here.
It is our great pleasure to welcome Booksellers NZ as the new sponsor of the Booksellers Aotearoa NZ People’s Choice Award. This is a highlight of awards night and gives those at the ceremony the opportunity to pick their own favourites. Booksellers is joining the illustrious list of our long-time supporters, sponsors Nielsen Book, 1010 Printing, Allen & Unwin New Zealand, Hachette Aotearoa New Zealand, Penguin Random House New Zealand, HarperCollins New Zealand, Upstart Press, Edify Ltd and Scholastic New Zealand. We are very grateful for the continued support of our sponsors, without which the awards would not be the success they are today.
We look forward to seeing all your wonderful entries soon.
Dates for your diaries:
The awards will close on Friday 11 June 2021. You can enter using the digital form here.
The shortlist will be announced on Tuesday 13 July 2021 and the winners revealed at a spring ceremony in Auckland on Thursday 23 September 2021.
Remember to keep an eye on the PANZ Book Design Awards website www.bookdesignawards.co.nz for more news and details of the awards ceremony. All entry forms and criteria are also available on the website.