Welcome to the club!
The One Awards is going Country Club this year, but this isn’t your stuffy exclusive club, it’s a club for everyone! So bust out your sweater vests and checkered pants, because this year we are celebrating the greater SD creative community by coming together as One Club.
Submissions Now Open! We are officially calling for entries to this year’s One Awards! Year after year, we continue to be inspired by excellence of the work originated by Southern California and the Tijuana creative communities. The event is open to agencies, brands, freelancers, production companies, students, and non-profit organizations of all sizes. Entries into the show will be judged by creative leaders from around the country with winners from across 80 categories taking home gold, silver or bronze. Not to mention the coveted Best in Show and People’s Choice awards.
New this year are Merit Awards, given to those entries that just barely missed the podium. How does it work? First, the work is judged by a panel of global industry titans. Then finalists are announced. Finally, trophies are awarded at the Awards Ceremony. It’s important to note that work is judged against industry standards—not against other entries in the same category. For that reason, there can be three golds in one category, and none in another. At The One Awards, every winner is a world-class creative achievement.
Who can enter:
Open to agencies, design studios, production companies, organizations, freelancers, consumer brands, universities, and non- profits of all sizes from San Diego, Tijuana, Orange County, and Los Angeles. This year’s event includes more categories, more winners, new trophies, packaged pricing, and a reduced entry fee. You’re a winner already!
Dates & Deadlines:
Regular Entry: October 7th, 2022
The final deadline to submit projects ends on October 7th at Midnight. Don’t miss it!
Finalists Announced: Mid October, 2022
All work that has won an award- Medal or Merit – is considered a Finalist. The specific type of award and special awards will be publicly revealed at the award ceremony.
Finalist Confirmations Due: October 15th, 2022
All finalists must confirm that all information related to their winning entries is complete and accurate.
The One Show San Diego Awards Ceremony: Tuesday, November 15th, 2022
Gold, Silver, Bronze, Merit, People’s Choice and Best- of – Show Awards will be announced at the ceremony held at The Thursday Club in Point Loma.
The One Club for Creativity San Diego the west coast chapter of the world’s foremost non-profit organization whose mission is to support and celebrate the global creative community. The Club uses revenue generated from The One Awards event to help fund a number of initiatives throughout the year. Members get free entry to countless inspiring events throughout the year, benefits at local businesses and institutions, and 20% off all One Awards entries. Join today.
- Members: $80 per entry
Non-Members: $100 per entry
Student Members: Free
Student Non-Members: $25 per entry
New This Year! Packaged pricing available for multiple entries
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About The One Awards
The One Awards is an annual competition recognizing the best creative work happening in San Diego today. The competition is an opportunity for agencies, firms, production companies, freelancers, in-house teams, non-profits, students and more to win one of the creative industry’s most prestigious and coveted awards.
The One Awards Ceremony will be held on November 15, 2022. It’s the can’t-miss event of the year—a chance to gather as a creative community and celebrate the best work coming out of San Diego.
A very special shout out to last year’s Best in Show winner, BLVR, for crafting the theme and creative for the 2022 Award Show.