Young Ones 2021

CATEGORIES / REQUIREMENTS / FEES


YOUNG ONES ADC

The Young Ones ADC competition offers students the chance to earn an ADC Cube by competing in the same disciplines and categories as the ADC Annual Awards.

To qualify for entry, national and international college students must be enrolled in an accredited undergraduate or graduate college program, or other program approved by The One Club's Education Department. Submissions to the competitions are judged based on creativity and originality. Winners are awarded during the Young Ones Education Festival, held each May in New York City.

NO PHYSICAL MATERIALS NEED TO BE SENT. ALL ENTRIES WILL BE JUDGED DIGITALLY.

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ADVERTISING
BRAND / COMMUNICATION DESIGN
CAPSTONE PROJECT
DESIGN FOR GOOD
EXPERIENTIAL DESIGN
FASHION DESIGN
ILLUSTRATION
INDUSTRIAL DESIGN
INTERACTIVE
INTEGRATED
MOTION / FILM CRAFT
PHOTOGRAPHY
PACKAGING DESIGN
PRODUCT DESIGN
PUBLICATION DESIGN
SPATIAL DESIGN
TYPOGRAPHY





ADVERTISING

YO001. Branded Content / Entertainment: Online / Website - $45 USD
Brand integration into the content, executed through digital web commercials.


YO002. Branded Content / Entertainment: TV / Film - $45 USD
Brand integration into the content, airing on network or cable TV.


YO003. Craft: Art Direction - $45 USD
Design and interaction of all visual elements.


YO004. Craft in Video / Audio: Sound - $45 USD


YO005. Craft in Video: Visual - $45 USD
Includes Animation, Cinematography, Direction, Editing, Special Effects, Title Design


YO006. Craft in Writing - $45 USD


YO007. Direct - $45 USD
Digital or print direct advertising.


YO008. Innovation - $45 USD
A groundbreaking demonstration of new technique or technology.


YO009. Out of Home: Point of Purchase - $45 USD
Displayed and/or installed at point of sale.


YO010. Out of Home: Poster - $45 USD
Indoor or outdoor.


YO011. Out of Home: Print / Electronic Billboard & Transit - $45 USD
Work that is displayed in public, such as transit locations, billboards, kiosks, posters, etc.


YO012. Press - $45 USD
Distributed in the press.


YO013. Promotional - $45 USD
Promotional


YO014. Television / Film / Online Video: Film - $45 USD
Intended for online or broadcast distribution.


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BRAND / COMMUNICATION DESIGN

YO015. Branding: Branding Systems / Identities - $45 USD
Design of brand symbols geared towards recognition.


YO016. Logo - $45 USD
A static, dynamic or animated image that identifies a company or product while also communicating the brand.


YO017. Branding: Stationery - $45 USD
Business cards, envelopes, letterhead, memo pads, etc.


YO018. Data Visualization / Infographics - $45 USD
Static and dynamic.


YO019. Innovation - $45 USD
A groundbreaking demonstration of new technique or technology.


YO020. Posters: Billboard & Transit - $45 USD
A large scale, outdoor advertisement that is usually seen in cities or along major roadways.


YO021. Posters: Traditional - $45 USD
Printed posters.


YO022. Promotional: Announcement / Booklet / Brochure - $45 USD
Printed material that can be sent out, specifically relating to the brand or organization.


YO023. Promotional: Self-Promotion - $45 USD
Printed material designed to promote an advertising agency or design studio.


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CAPSTONE PROJECT

YO137. Capstone - $45 USD
Work created for any capstone, campaigns, or related senior-level course covering to any of the following subjects; advertising, design, film, photography, and web design/UX/UI.


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DESIGN FOR GOOD

YO024. Advertising - $45 USD
Work promoting positive societal or political change.


YO025. Experiential Design - $45 USD
Work promoting positive societal or political change.


YO026. Fashion Design - $45 USD
Work promoting positive societal or political change.


YO027. Illustration - $45 USD
Work promoting positive societal or political change.


YO028. Integrated - $45 USD
Work promoting positive societal or political change.


YO029. Interactive - $45 USD
Work promoting positive societal or political change.


YO030. Motion / Film Craft - $45 USD
Work promoting positive societal or political change.


YO031. Packaging Design - $45 USD
Work promoting positive societal or political change.


YO032. Photography - $45 USD
Work promoting positive societal or political change.


YO033. Product Design - $45 USD
Work promoting positive societal or political change.


YO034. Typography - $45 USD
Work promoting positive societal or political change.


YO035. Brand / Communication Design - $45 USD
Work promoting positive societal or political change.


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EXPERIENTIAL DESIGN

YO036. Digital Experiences: Responsive Environments - $45 USD
Immersive experiences that combine cutting-edge design and digital technology.


YO037. Environmental Design: Exhibition / Window Display / Merchandising - $45 USD
Installations or themed windows, retail installations, building wrappings, projections, window decals or visual merchandising.


YO038. Environmental Design: Wayfinding System - $45 USD
Informational systems that guide people through a physical environment.


YO039. Guerrilla / Stunt / Live Event - $45 USD
Special events in public spaces, flash mobs, special stunts.


YO040. Innovation - $45 USD
A groundbreaking demonstration of new technique or technology.


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FASHION DESIGN

YO041. - $45 USD
Any garments.


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ILLUSTRATION

YO042. Animation - $45 USD
For time-based works.


YO043. Book - $45 USD
Book or book jacket.


YO044. Comic Book / Graphic Novel - $45 USD
Comic art in sequential juxtaposed panels.


YO045. Digital - $45 USD
For electronic media.


YO046. Innovation - $45 USD
A groundbreaking demonstration of new technique or technology.


YO047. Magazines / Newspapers: Front Page / Spread - $45 USD
Images on covers or interior spreads.


YO048. Mural - $45 USD
Wall murals including graffiti and other street art.


YO049. Packaging - $45 USD
For internal or external packaging


YO050. Promotional / Collateral - $45 USD
For annual reports, bags, brochures, business cards, flyers, menus, postcards, etc.


YO051. Wildcard - $45 USD
Unique illustration that lives outside of the aforementioned categories.


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INDUSTRIAL DESIGN

YO138. Environmental Design: Exhibition / Window Display / Merchandising - $45 USD
Industrial Design


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INTERACTIVE

YO054. AR / VR - $45 USD
An app that uses AR and/or VR as a primary feature.


YO055. Craft in Online / Mobile: Art Direction - $45 USD
Design and interaction of all visual elements.


YO056. Craft in Online / Mobile: Copywriting for Digital - $45 USD
Written content for digital distribution.


YO057. Craft in Online / Mobile: Use of Technology - $45 USD
Excellence in developing and experimenting with new or existing technologies.


YO058. Data Visualization - $45 USD
To clarify complex information.


YO059. Games - $45 USD
Includes games for console platforms, web or social media.


YO060. Innovation - $45 USD
A groundbreaking demonstration of new technique or technology.


YO061. Mobile Applications - $45 USD
Mobile apps.


YO062. Online / Mobile Websites - $45 USD
Desktop and mobile sites.


YO063. Social Media - $45 USD
A post, campaign or page utilizing a particular network's individual qualities or strengths.


YO064. UX / UI - $45 USD
Designed for a website, app or other digital medium.


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INTEGRATED

YO052. Integrated Campaign - $45 USD
An advertisement that is integrated into different types of media and/or sites.


YO053. Digital Campaign - $45 USD
An advertisement that is integrated digitally into different types of media and/or sites.


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MOTION / FILM CRAFT

YO065. Animation - $45 USD
Simulation of movement created by displaying sequential frames.


YO066. Cinematography - $45 USD
Movement of the camera, framing, lighting and filming choices.


YO067. Direction - $45 USD
Concept and execution.


YO068. Documentary - $45 USD
Intended to document some aspect of reality, primarily for the purposes of instruction, education, or maintaining a historical record.


YO069. Editing - $45 USD
Timing and cuts of film segments.


YO070. Motion Graphics - $45 USD
Combination of different creative elements like typography, illustration, logos, shapes and video, animated in a way that tells a story.


YO071. Music Video - $45 USD
Commercial video featuring a performance of a song.


YO072. Narrative - $45 USD
Films or features with a brand integrated into the script, plot, or broader themes of the content. Includes fiction and non-fiction work.


YO073. Short Video - $45 USD
Video that is 5 minutes or less.


YO074. Special Effects - $45 USD
Digital and physical.


YO075. Television / VOD Promo - $45 USD
Promotions, introductions, openings, previews, bumpers, interstitials, etc.


YO076. Title Sequences - $45 USD
Design of identity and credits.


YO077. Typography - $45 USD
In or overlaid on the moving image.


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PHOTOGRAPHY

YO080. - $45 USD
Photographs of any subject


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PACKAGING DESIGN

YO078. Product Line - $45 USD


YO079. Single Product - $45 USD


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PRODUCT DESIGN

YO081. Beauty, Wellness & Personal Care - $45 USD
Cleansers, cologne, creams, deodorants, dietary supplements, exfoliators, eye shadows, eyeliners, lipsticks, lotions, mascara, peels, perfumes, powders, razors, scrubs, shampoos + conditioners, soaps, toothbrushes, toothpaste, etc.


YO082. Children - $45 USD
Activity play centers, bathing, car seats + accessories, carriers, diapering, educational, feeding, nursery, play structures, strollers, toys, etc.


YO083. Consumer Electronics - $45 USD
Audio equipment, cameras, computers, drones, headsets, mobile devices, monitors, robotics, security systems, smart phones, tablets, TVs, video equipment, etc.


YO084. Durable Goods - $45 USD
Small appliances, tools, transportation vehicles, industiral equipment, etc.


YO085. Innovation - $45 USD
A groundbreaking demonstration of new technique or technology.


YO086. Interior Design - $45 USD
Furniture or decoritive products including beds, chairs, desks, seating, stools, tables, wardrobes, bathroom fixtures, duvets, frames, lamps, lighting, locks, mirrors, pillows, storage bins, vases, etc.


YO087. Office Supplies - $45 USD
Copiers, desk accessories, scanners, stationery, telecommunications, workspace organizers, etc.


YO088. Science / Medical - $45 USD
Hearing aids, home care, instruments, laboratory technology, medical devices, mobility aids, operating equipment, respiratory care, surgical supplies, etc.


YO089. Sports / Leisure - $45 USD
Games, musical instruments, scooters, skateboards, sleeping bags, sporting equipment, tent accessories, toys, etc.


YO090. Sustainable / Eco-friendly - $45 USD
Products created in an environmentally conscious fashion, and/or serve an eco-friendly purpose.


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PUBLICATION DESIGN

YO091. Books - $45 USD
Design, graphics, and typography of a book.


YO092. Innovation - $45 USD
A groundbreaking demonstration of new technique or technology.


YO093. Magazines / Newspapers - $45 USD
Design, photography, graphics, typography and layout of a magazine or newspaper


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SPATIAL DESIGN

YO094. Buildings / Structures - $45 USD
Includes commercial, educational, institutional and residential buildings, religious and cultural centers, sports and recreation complexes, transporation centers, etc.


YO095. Innovation - $45 USD
A groundbreaking demonstration of new technique or technology.


YO096. Interiors - $45 USD
Includes interior design of workplaces, hotels, residences, public and commmercial spaces, etc.


YO097. Landscape Design - $45 USD
Includes design for built and natural environments including parks, plazas, campuses, residences, etc.


YO098. Urban Planning - $45 USD
Includes projects for innovative design responsive of current urban challenges like pollution, information technology and socialization.


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TYPOGRAPHY

YO099. Motion / Dynamic - $45 USD
Project featuring moving/animated typography or lettering.


YO100. Print - $45 USD
Printed work where typography/lettering plays a major role.


YO101. Typefaces / Font Systems - $45 USD
Development of a set of typographic characters.


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