Official rules

The objective of the HP Inkspiration Awards program is to recognize and reward excellence in the field of digital printing. Selection of the award winning entry in each category is conducted through a scoring process in which a panel of judges-comprised of accomplished printing industry professionals-evaluates all creative and production applications of every entry. The number of awards given in each category is determined by the judges, based on the quality of work in that category.

How to Enter

Review the category list this website to find where your work should compete, and follow the simple online form to enter your information.


All entries must be received by May 1st, 2017 by 12PM (MT.). After preparing your entries in the way outlined in this guide, entries must deliver to the following address by the deadline date.

HP Inkspiration Awards Competition

Att: Eva Navarro
Camí de Can Graells, 1-21
Sant Cugat del Vallés 08174

It is important that you do not miss this deadline.

Eligibility Requirements

Must be printed using HP Indigo

All Entries Must

  • Meet all eligibility and deadline requirements
  • Provide signed customer/brand consent form
  • Complete entry form (complying to consent questions contained within the entry form)
  • Conform to defined submission requirements (see below)

Entry Identification

Attach the Entry number included on the printable entry/confirmation form generated when you submitted your entry information online or from your confirmation email. The entry number must be firmly affixed on the back or on the envelope the piece is shipped in.

Submission of Entries

Physical submissions are REQUIRED for all entries.

General Commercial Submission Requirements

Category Requirements

  • Self-promotion – 3 copies
  • Direct mail- 5 copies
  • Catalogues / Brochures / Flyers – 3 copies
  • Publishing- 2 copies
  • Photo Books / Photo applications – 2 copies
  • Folding carton – 3 copies
  • Flexible packaging – 3 copies
  • Labels / Shrink Sleeves – 5 copies

Entries will not be returned.

Judging Procedures

Judging will be conducted in accordance with the guidance provided by the competition administrators. Decisions of judges and competition administrators, including eligibility, qualifications and appropriate category placements, are final.

All entries must be received by May 1st, 2017 by 12PM (MT.)

Start date – End date
07 February 2017 – 07 June 2017
Solution Show Case
Last registration date
01 May 2017 20:00