Registration Period

until 15 April 2024

From 22 January you can apply online for the German Ecodesign Award.

Formal Assessment of the Submissions

until 3 May 2024

After the closing date all competition entries are checked for completion and fulfilment of the participation requirements.

Evaluation by the Expert Panel and Pre-selection

until 15 July 2024

All competition entries that fulfil the entry requirements will be forwarded to a panel of experts made up of specialists from the German Environment Agency and the Advisory Board. The experts decide which submissions qualify for the next stage of the competition.

Jury Session

16 & 17 September 2024

The admitted participants are asked to submit their competition entry for presentation at the jury session. The jury evaluates the submissions and in a first step selects the nominees. In a second step, the winners are determined.

Award Ceremony

2 December 2024

The award ceremony will take place at the Federal Ministry for the Environment in Berlin.