All subjects, styles, and media are welcome. A submission can include written content, a video file, an audio file, or up to 5 images.
$10 fee per submission.
IMPACT Showcase: One $300 (USD) award.
INNOVATION Showcase: One $200 (USD) award.
The top submissions from each showcase may also be featured in a printed catalog. Determined by creative vision, innovation, impact, quality, and overall impression.
The only limit: Your submission should have been created within the last two years.
The IMPACT Award supports creative works that promote positive change, audience engagement, or dialogue.
The INNOVATION Award supports creative works that demonstrate innovation in some way.
For both showcases, award recipients will be determined by creative vision, impact, innovation, quality, and overall impression. The jury panel reserves the right not to give a showcase award. Engagement with submissions through comments, favorites, and views are taken into consideration – so look around and participate!
Previous Award Amounts
$1,000 – Summer 2012
$1,000 – Winter 2011
$1,000 – Summer 2011
$1,000 – Winter 2010
$500 – Summer 2010
$250 – Winter 2009
- grant Creative Divergents a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, limited license to use, publish, reproduce, display, distribute, use for promotional purposes, and sublicense for cross-promotional purposes such Submission(s), either through print, online, or other media;
- represent and warrant to Creative Divergents that you are the original creator of the Submission(s);
- represent and warrant to Creative Divergents that you created such Submission(s) within the two years prior to submitting;
- represent and warrant to Creative Divergents that you own or otherwise control all rights to such Submission(s) and that use and disclosure of the Submission(s) by Creative Divergents (including, without limitation, publicizing the Submission(s)) will not infringe or violate the rights of any third party.
Basically, you’re agreeing that the work you’re submitting is your work. You’re allowing Creative Divergents to show it off, and you still retain the rights to it and may do anything else you want with it. The submission fee is non-refundable.