[Skip to Content]

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS:

  • The card must have been marketed or sold in the U.S. between January 1, 2017, and December 31, 2017.
  • The card must come from a run of 200 or more. For Invitations, Announcements, and Photo Cards, it must come from a run of 50 or more.
  • No samples or prototypes may be submitted for judging.
  • No cards that have been entered in previous years may be re-entered, except for cards submitted for Rising Star.

CATEGORY REQUIREMENTS:

  • For a category to remain open, there must be a minimum of seven total entries from four different companies.
  • If the above criteria are not met, applicants can change card to a different category if applicable or will be refunded entry fees.

RISING STAR REQUIREMENTS:

  • The company must be in business for three years or less.
  • The company must have sold first official card on or after January 1, 2015, to be eligible.
  • Entrants must submit five cards so that judges can evaluate the collection as a whole.
  • Entrants will only be charged one entry fee.

BIRTHDAY - SMALL COMPANY CATEGORY REQUIREMENTS:

  • The company must have five or fewer full time employees.
  • Must be a birthday card.

 

 

Please contact Joseph Cox if you have any questions about submission rules.

Share