THE YOUNG ONES


For countless creatives worldwide, winning a One Show Pencil or ADC Cube is a dream come true. But dreams have to start somewhere, and for that, we have the Young Ones Student Awards. This global creative competition challenges students in creative studies to put their best foot forward in hopes of winning one of the first honors of their burgeoning careers.

Deadlines

One Show, ADC and Portfolio Competitions Deadlines

  • Early Deadline /w Discounted Fees: December 17, 2021
  • Regular: March 7, 2022
  • Final Deadline /w Additional Fees: March 18, 2022

TDC Deadlines

  • Regular /w discounted fees: December 17, 2021
  • Final Deadline: January 21, 2022

There are four unique awards that make up the Young Ones Competition:

Young Ones One Show

Young Ones One Show tasks students with creating work for different types of clients for the chance to earn a One Show Pencil.

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Young Ones ADC

The Young Ones ADC competition offers students the chance to earn an ADC Cube by competing in the same disciplines and categories as the ADC Annual Awards.

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Young Ones Portfolio

The Young Ones Portfolio competition is a allows students to submit 6-15 pieces of of their work and have it judged by industry professionals.

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Young Ones TDC

The Young Ones Brief competition tasks students with creating work for different types of clients for the chance to earn a One Show Pencil.

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History

For more than thirty years, The One Club for Creativity has been and continues to be passionate about encouraging students and young professionals to showcase their creativity. Through the acclaimed Young Ones Student Awards, we aim to identify the best young creative talent from around the world in a variety of creative disciplines. The Young Ones Brief competition tasks students with creating work for different types of clients for the chance to earn a One Show Pencil. The Young Ones ADC competition offers students the chance to earn an ADC Cube by competing in the same disciplines and categories as the ADC Annual Awards. The Young Ones Portfolio competition is an opportunity for students to showcase examples from their portfolio in a variety of creative disciplines.

To qualify for entry, national and international college students must be enrolled in an accredited undergraduate or graduate college program, or other program approved by The One Club's Education Department. Submissions to the competitions are judged based on creativity and originality. Winners are awarded during the Young Ones Education Festival, held each May in New York City.
  
Contact education@oneclub.org with any questions.



LEADING THE CHARGE

Teagan Rabuano - Education Program Manager

If you have any questions about The Young Ones Competition, or any Education department programs, please contact Education Program Manager Teagan Rabuano at teagan@oneclub.org