1. Entry must be for a Queensland band or artist.
  2. Use of Images, Artwork and Videos- By entering these awards you agree that the scenestr. QLD MUSIC DESIGN AWARDS has the right to use your images for marketing, promotional and content purposes.
  3. A complete entry form for each category and item entered.
  4. Entry labels for each item entered for the following categories: Album Artwork, Poster Art, Studio Photography, Live Photography, Merchandise.
  5. A digital copy of the item artwork uploaded with your entry details for the following categories: Album Artwork, Poster Art, Studio Photography, Live Photography, Merchandise.
  6. A screenshot/s or still/s of the item must be uploaded with your entry details for the following categories: Video, Website.
  7. A link to the item uploaded with your entry details for the following categories: Video, Website.
  8. A headshot and biography of the creator/s uploaded with your entry details.
  9. Only three (3) entries allowed per category. Any submissions over the first 3 entries will be excluded from judging.
  10. Employees, interns, and directors from QMDA, sponsors, judges, advertising and promotion agencies, representatives, and agents (“Contest Entities”), and their immediate families (parents, siblings, children, spouses, and life partners of each) and members of the households (whether related or not) are ineligible to participate in this Awards.
  11. Physical copies of entries for the following categories must be posted: Album Artwork, Poster Art, Studio Photography, Live Photography, Merchandise.
  12. Entries must be sent by the deadline date: COB Friday 29th January, 2016. Posted artwork must be received by no later than this date.

Entry prices are:

1st entry in each category – $10.00

Subsequent (2nd and 3rd) entries in each category – $5.00

Don’t forget to download, complete, print and send your entry labels with your entry.

(Video and Website entries do not need to complete labels)

Video Entries
  • One entry = either one concept music video of a song or live video of a song. Uploaded to YouTube.
  • In the YouTube description of your video please include the following in your descriptions:

– Title of your piece

– Name of Entrant

– 2016 Entry QLD MUSIC DESIGN AWARDS

– The YouTube link to your video

– Screenshots of your video

Once your video is uploaded please complete the online entry form, making sure you upload your headshot photo and bio and submit payment.

Cover Art Entries
  • One entry = artwork for the album cover (CD/vinyl face), back panel, and any tray panels, booklets, inserts or other artwork for one release. (So for example if you are submitting a CD cover design you will need to submit the following:
  • Front Cover
  • Tray or back cover
  • Internal pages or booklet
  • Disc art
  • Label art
  • Please complete the online entry form, making sure you upload all components of your artwork, your headshot photo and bio and submit payment.
  • Complete and print the 2 merch designer labels for your each component of your submission and attach them to the artwork or photograph with a bulldog or paper clip.
  • Post the Artwork and labels to: QLD MUSIC DESIGN AWARDS C/O PO Box 1393 Capalaba QLD 4157
  • Or alternatively drop your entry into The New Globe Theatre 220 Brunswick St, Fortitude Valley QLD 4006 on Wednesday – Saturday between 7pm – 9pm
  • Download and print labels for attaching to your submission.
Poster Art Entries
  • One entry = one poster
  • Please complete the online entry form, making sure you upload all components of your artwork, your headshot photo and bio and submit payment.
  • Complete and print the 2 designer labels and attach them to the artwork or photograph with a bulldog or paper clip.
  • Post the Artwork and labels to: QLD MUSIC DESIGN AWARDS C/O PO Box 1393 Capalaba QLD 4157
  • Or alternatively drop your entry into The New Globe Theatre 220 Brunswick St, Fortitude Valley QLD 4006 on Wednesday – Saturday between 7pm – 9pm
  • Download and print labels for attaching to your submission.
Studio Photography Entries
  • One entry = one black & white/color print (8 x 10 preferred)
  • Please complete the online entry form, making sure you upload your photo, your headshot photo and bio and submit payment. Complete and print the 2 photographer labels and attach them to the artwork or photograph with a bulldog or paper clip.
  • Post the Photograph and labels to: QLD MUSIC DESIGN AWARDS C/O PO Box 1393 Capalaba QLD 4157
  • Or alternatively drop your entry into The New Globe Theatre 220 Brunswick St, Fortitude Valley QLD 4006 on Wednesday – Saturday between 7pm – 9pm
  • Download and print labels for attaching to your submission.
Live Photography Entries
  • One entry = one black & white/color print (8 x 10 preferred)
  • Please complete the online entry form, making sure you upload your photo, your headshot photo and bio and submit payment. Complete and print the 2 photographer labels and attach them to the artwork or photograph with a bulldog or paper clip.
  • Post the Photograph and labels to: QLD MUSIC DESIGN AWARDS C/O PO Box 1393 Capalaba QLD 4157
  • Or alternatively drop your entry into The New Globe Theatre 220 Brunswick St, Fortitude Valley QLD 4006 on Wednesday – Saturday between 7pm – 9pm
  • Download and print labels for attaching to your submission.
Merchandise Entries
  • One entry = one article or packaged articles of merchandise (t-shirt, hat, mug, bumper sticker, kazoo, etc.)
  • Please complete the online entry form, making sure you upload a photo of your merchandise item, your headshot photo and bio and submit payment.
  • Complete and print the 2 merch designer labels for your each component of your submission and attach them to the artwork or photograph with a bulldog or paper clip.
  • Post the Merchandise and labels to: QLD MUSIC DESIGN AWARDS C/O PO Box 1393 Capalaba QLD 4157
  • Or alternatively drop your entry into The New Globe Theatre 220 Brunswick St, Fortitude Valley QLD 4006 on Wednesday – Saturday between 7pm – 9pm
  • Download and print labels for attaching to your submission.
Website Entries
  • One entry = one website.
  • Screenshots of your website
  • Please complete the online entry form, making sure you upload your headshot photo and bio and submit payment.