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about the HiP Awards at NeoCon

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about the awards

Now in its 10th year, Interior Design's HiP Awards at NeoCon honors industry people and innovative products. This unique initiative honors commercial industry pioneers and achievements in product design.

the benefits

Winners of the 2023 HiP Awards receive:

  • Honored during an in-person event at NeoCon.​​​​​​

  • Featured in an online gallery on interiordesign.net​​​​​​

  • All winners will be included in a categorized announcement video shared to ID’s Facebook and LinkedIn.

  • Dedicated awards Pinterest Board with each winner receiving their own pin

  • Official digital assets and seals for use on all marketing materials

  • Opportunities to be featured on Interior Design's social channels throughout 2023

  • A trophy



The 2023 submission deadline is May 5 (11:59 PM EST). 

Submission Fees:

Early-Bird Submissions: $195 per entry. (March 13 - March 31, 2023)

Regular Submissions: $250 per entry. (March 25 - May 5, 2023)


submission eligibility

You must be signed on to exhibit at NeoCon 2023 to enter a product to the HiP Awards.

Products must be manufactured or set to go into production between January 2023 and December 2023.

Products submissions that have been previously published and/or have been part of other competitions will be accepted.

You can enter leading designers or industry leaders from across the globe.

If you are nominating a person for a manufacturer-related category, the manufacturer must plan to exhibit at NeoCon 2023.

 Questions about eligibility? Contact awards@interiordesign.net



Early-Bird Deadline: March 31, 2023

Submission Deadline: May 5, 2023

Finalist Announcement: June 8, 2023

Winners announced at NeoCon on June 11. 2023



the event

Winners of the HiP Awards will be announced in an in-person ceremony hosted by Cindy Allen, Editor in Chief of Interior Design

The event will also be live-streamed on DesignTV® by SANDOW.

The event will take place on June 11, 2023

4:30-5:00 PM CST - Doors Open

5:00-6:00 PM CST - HiP Awards Presentation

6:00-7:00 PM CST - Closing Drinks and Lite Bites

*The 2023 HiP Awards at NeoCon will adhere to CDC, state, and local guidelines.

If you are interested in becoming a sponsor of the HiP Awards, please contact your regional director, 917.934.2882 or idsales@interiordesign.net.


how to submit

1. Create an account or log in here.

2. Start a new submission.

3. Select category*

5. Save finalized submission forms and check out when ready. 

*Note: people or products may be submitted to one or more categories, but one entry is required for each submission. If you'd like to duplicate your started entry in order to submit it to multiple categories, you may do so on the last page of the submission form. There is no limit to the number of entries you may submit.


about Interior Design

Interior Design is the global, industry-leading design publication, website and events company serving the interior design, architectural and facility management audiences. For over 85 years, Interior Design magazine—published by SANDOW, which builds smart businesses driven by innovation and design—has been the essential design authority for every professional, on all projects, throughout the design process.

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