2020 Illumination Awards

2020 IES Illumination AwardsOnline submissions for the Illumination Awards are being accepted NOW, early bird submission fees end January 31st, and final submission will close on February 21st.

This is your chance to have your outstanding lighting projects recognized at the IES Annual Conference in August 2020 and at IES DC’s 7th Annual Candela Awards on June 18th, 2020 at The Hamilton Live!

The IES Illumination Awards provide a unique opportunity for public recognition of professionalism, ingenuity, and originality in lighting design based upon the individual merit of each entry judged against specific criteria. The year 2020 will be the 47th anniversary of the IES Lighting Awards program. This program is not a competition.

Submit your projects for these (4) parallel program categories:

  • Control Innovation
  • Interior Lighting Design
  • Outdoor Lighting Design
  • Energy & Environmental Design

Please visit the Illumination Awards home page for more information on the program category descriptions, awarded levels of recognition, score sheets, and previous winners.

Please email Illumination Awards Chair Frank Feist (feist@mcla-inc.com) with any questions.