OPEN CALL: International Sound Awards and Audio Branding Awards

International Sound Awards and Audio Branding Awards at the Reeperbahn Festival 2017

Deadline: September 21, 2017
Please submit your application or spread the word.




Ladies and Gentlemen,
We are pleased to announce that the call for entries for the first ever International Sound Awards has now started. Under the motto “Make the world sound better!” the best and most innovative sound concepts and sound solutions will be honoured with this new prize at the legendary club Gruenspan in Hamburg on September 21st, 2017. The categories range from sound architecture to digital sound applications to sonic user interfaces. The Audio Branding Academy will also be presenting the Audio Branding Awards. Applications for the competition will be accepted from now until the 24th May 2017.

Please find further information regarding the application requirements here.

ISA2017: categories

  1. Corporate Communications

1.1 Ambient Sound
1.2 Audio Dialog
1.3 Audio Marketing
1.4 Audio Branding

  1. Research & Development
  1. Product

3.1 Acoustic Product Sound Design
3.2 Digital Product Sound Design
3.3 Voice & Language
3.4 Sound Start-up

  1. Life & Society
    4.1 Soundscapes
    4.2 Health
    4.3 Universal Design
    4.4 Social & Culture
    4.5 Silence
  1. Aural Architecture
  1. Sound Art

Please find descriptions of categories here.

5th Audio Branding Awards
The Audio Branding Academy will honour the world’s best audio branding cases with the Audio Branding Awards for the 5th time this year – after venues in New York, Oxford, Moscow and Berlin it will take place in Hamburg for the first time.
From now on, the Audio Branding Awards are part of the International Sound Awards but with a separate jury and special requirements and criteria. For further information see here.

Further information
About the Audio Branding Academy
About the Reeperbahn Festival