They are the top field of the competition, qualified by outstanding design and exemplary contributions to transformation. The seal with the year reference can be held for an unlimited period of time. It is replaced by the "Winner" seal in the event of success.
The license and processing fees, in addition to the nominee seal, are
- for startups (not older than 5 years) € 500,-
- Designers, small and medium companies (up to 50 employees) € 1.000,-,
- midsize companies (up to 300 employees) € 2.000,-
- large companies (more than 300 employees, plus VAT in each case) € 3.000,-
Students receive the seal free of charge.