Please submit a supporting statement of no more than 300 words. Please include a word count.Technically brilliant design and navigation is vital to the success of websites and apps, and we are looking for a digital designer who has created designs that can’t be replicated in print and has produced a wealth of work that demonstrates design flair, innovation, creative vision.The submission should also discuss what impact the designer’s work has made to the success of the title.



Please note that the most senior member of the Art Team (Art Director / Creative Director) should complete this entry form on behalf of their team, but may not be listed as an entrant. Instead they should enter the Art Director of the Year category of the main BSME Awards.

Web editors (or editors, for apps) should send links to three separate pieces of online work and enclose a hardcopy of each one on behalf of the designer being put forward for this award.  Should you wish to enter more than one person for this category a separate entry must be submitted for each person.

They must have been published during the period 1 January to 31 December 2015

Please note – the magazine editor should ratify each entry

The judges will be looking for:

  • Quality of design and navigation
  • Innovation
  • Creative vision

Please complete the form below and send it with the statement, pieces of work and payment to the BSME Office. Please send the completed entry form as a word document and include any digital links so they can be easily viewed. The supporting statement and material should be sent as one complete PDF either on a disc or USB stick, with a print-out on A4 paper. Please keep a copy for your records.

Either pay for the entry online (click here) or send a cheque made payable to the BSME with your entry. The entry fee is £75.00 for BSME members and £98.00 for Non-BSME members (to qualify for the BSME rate the art department head must have been a member of the BSME during the period 1 January to 31 December 2015. If you had temporary membership from entering the main BSME 2015 Awards you must pay the non-member rate).

A VAT receipt will be sent out in due course

Mark your entry Rising Stars and add the name of your title. Send it to: BSME Administration, Gill Branston &Associates, 137 Hale Lane, Edgware, Middlesex HA8 9QP

  • Entries will be accepted only between 10.00am and 4.00pm, Monday to Friday
  • Incomplete entries will not be processed
  • Entries received without payment will not be processed
  • Entries and supporting material will not be returned