PRIZES

Major Award - Design of the Year (Projects)

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The Major Prize winner of the FIAA Industry Awards Design of the Year will receive a complementary trip to ISH in Frankfurt, Germany, as part of the Australian International Design Tours 2019 trip in March 2019.

ISH is the world’s leading trade fair focussing on the responsible management of water and energy in buildings. It sets trends for modern bathroom design, sustainable heating and air-conditioning technology, and intelligent home systems with its two key sections — ISH Water and ISH Energy.

ISH also meets the growing demand for comfort, convenience, individualisation, well-being and aesthetics. Integrated solutions are able to cover all these requirements and make a decisive contribution to energy efficient and resource-friendly building systems.

In addition, tour attendees will enjoy an architectural tour of the incredible Porsche Museum in Stuttgart as well as amazing German hospitality in Schiltach at the home of Hansgrohe, in Hornberg at the home of Duravit and in Münster at the home of Kaldewei (courtesy Bathe).

This 12-day International Tour has an itinerary jam-packed with industry-focussed events plus showroom and factory tours.

Winning projects from the following categories will be in the running the win “Design of the Year” award:

  • Best Alfresco Design
  • Best Bathroom Design
  • Best Commercial Project
  • Best Free-Standing Furniture
  • Best In-Built Furniture
  • Best Kitchen under $20,000
  • Best Kitchen $20,001 - $35,000
  • Best Kitchen $35,001 - $60,000
  • Best Kitchen $60,001 - $80,000
  • Best Kitchen Over $80,001
  • Best Laundry Design
  • Best Soft Furnishings/Interior Design
 Prize
  • 1 x ticket to Ish Messe 2019 Tour in Frankfurt, Germany* OR $2000 prize money
  • Winners Plaque & Certificate
  • Winner of Design of the Year logo (to be used for business marketing purposes)
  • Winner of Design of the Year pull up banner
  • Publicity and business promotion within industry print and social media sites

*prize is not transferable 

Major Award - Outstanding Achievement of the Year (People)

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Winners from the following categories will be in the running to win “Outstanding Achievement of the Year” award:

  • Apprentice of the Year ACT/NSW/SA Cabinetmaker
  • Apprentice of the Year ACT/NSW/SA Furniture
  • Trade Champion of the Year
  • Workplace Champion of the Year
 Prize
  • $1000 prize money
  • Winners plaque & certificate
  • Winner of Outstanding Achievement of the Year logo (to be used for business marketing purposes)
  • Winner of Outstanding Achievement of the Year pull up banner
  • Publicity and business promotion within industry print and social media sites

Apprentice of the Year ACT/NSW/SA Cabinetmaking & ACT/NSW/SA Furniture maker

Prize
  • Winners plaque & certificate
  • $500 prize money
  • $250 deposited into their Superannuation Fund if the apprentice is a current member of First Super
  • 2 x tickets to the FIAA Awards Dinner in Sydney
  • 1 x night’s accommodation at the Sydney Marriott Circular Quay checking in 21.9.2018, queen room or twin share
  • Publicity and business promotion within industry print and social media sites

Category Winners & Finalists

Category Winners & Finalists from the below categories will receive:

  • Winner or Finalist Certificate
  • Category winner or finalist logo (to be used for business marketing purposes)
  • Publicity and business promotion within industry print and social media sites