WADe ASIA/India is a platform created for recognizing, documenting and making the work of Women Architects, Designers & Artists of the industry more visible. A place to discuss, network, mingle and learn from each other’s successes and misses as we mingle during the event and as we further stay connected through this platform!

Main Objectives of WADe ASIA are:

  • » Ensuring more visibility to Women-Led developments
  • » Bridging mentorship between leading & aspiring Architects & Designers
  • » Common Platform for Women to learn and grow
  • » Encouraging, Sharing & Learning through Research
  • » Rewards & Recognition

WADe Awards were initiated to encourage young talents and recognize the work done by women in the fields of Architecture, Design & Art in India.

India’s design fraternity comes together to celebrate Women-Led Development.

Welcome to WADe Awards 2018!! A prestigious Architecture & Design Event of India & a promising one for Asia.

WADe Award Categories

Award Through Competition

1. WADe India Student –
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I. WADe India Student Project Of The Year – Individual Entry
II. WADe India Student Innovation – Group Submission Per Institute
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2. Young WADe India Emerging –
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I. Young WADe India Emerging Architect
II. Young WADe India Emerging Interior Designer
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3. WADe India Excellence Award –
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I. Commercial
II. Hospitality
III. Educational
IV. Public Building
V. Landscape
VI. Retail
VII. Healthcare
VIII. Residential (upto 3000 sq.ft.)
IX. Residential (above 3000 sq.ft.)
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4. WADe India Artist –
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I. Painting –
I. Young WADe India Artist
II. WADe India Excellence Artist
II. Photography –
I. Amateur
II. Photography
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Award Through Nomination

1. WADe India Role Model Of The Year Award –
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2. WADe India Special Contribution Award –
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3. WADe India Academia Award –
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4. WADe India Sustainability Champion Of The Year Award –
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5. WADe India Art Maestro Award –
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6. WADe ASIA Lifetime Achievement Award-
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Eligibilty/Criteria

1. Professionals working for other architecture/ design firms must submit a ‘Declaration letter with No Objection Certificate’ along with submission in Firm’s letter head, duly signed by Principal of Firm where she worked/working, attesting for ‘No Objection’ with following content: “No Objection letter”, “I/We, principal/ owner of firm ______________ have no objection regarding submitting of ____________________ project by ___________________ where she has played the role of ____________.”

2. The awards are open to all licensed Women Architects, Interior Designers, Product Designers, Industrial Designers, of Indian nationality, of any firm and/or individuals working in Architecture, Design & Building Industry of India.

3. There is no limit to the number of categories a participant may enter however, separate forms needs to be filled for each entry.

4. All entries must be submitted digitally on the website. Entries without filling up the Application Form will be rejected.

5. Projects must be uploaded in requisite format only. For Architects & Interior Designer sample of a design is attached. Designer’s name and project’s name should not be mentioned in the project PDF.

For any clarification feel free to call us at 9310612980 or you may drop your query at award@wadeasia.com

Last date of project submission – 30th May 2018