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Student Awards Ceremony

Take a look back at the 2017 YCN Awards Ceremony at London's Barbican Centre.


Deadline Passed

March 29th was the deadline for entries, and we're in the process of curating all we’ve received.


  • YCN Award Winners 2013: Jing Zhang

    As part of our catch-ups with last year's Professional Award winners, illustrator Jing Zhang describes a recent commission for Canon.

    Posted on Apr 21st 2014
  • YCN Award Winners 2013: Studio Moross

    As part of our catch ups with last year's Professional Award winners Studio Moross share their recently completed video for Disclosure.

    Posted on Apr 16th 2014
  • YCN Award Winners 2013: Eiko Ojala

    We're catching up with last year's Professional Awards winners. First up Image maker Eiko shares a favourite project, recently produced.

    Posted on Apr 14th 2014
  • A Call for Entries: Share your work by 21st May

    Today we open our Call for Entries for the 2014 YCN Professional Awards — elevating the freshest creative talent at work around the world.

    Posted on Apr 8th 2014
  • A deadline passed and another record year

    A huge thanks to everyone who submitted work as part of the most recent YCN Student Awards.

    Posted on Mar 29th 2014
  • Uploader is now live

    Students working on this year's YCN Student Awards are now able to upload their entries.

    Posted on Mar 6th 2014
  • Uploader will be live from March

    Students working on this year's YCN Student Awards will be able to upload their entries from the beginning of March.

    Posted on Feb 5th 2014
  • Welcome Sussex Downs

    Sussex Downs College drops in to find out more about our Student Awards.

    Posted on Jan 23rd 2014
  • College visits

    We've been busy visiting Universities, Colleges and Art & Design schools across the land.

    Posted on Jan 21st 2014
  • YCN Student Awards 2013/14

    The YCN Student Awards for 2013/14 have now launched; with a superb selection of stimulating briefs.

    Posted on Nov 7th 2013
  • A Golden Student Awards Ceremony

    A big thank you to all who made last night's glittering YCN Student Awards Ceremony so much fun.

    Posted on Sep 4th 2013
  • Member Collaborations: Lord Whitney

    Some 24-carat work by image making duo Lord Whitney will shortly style a new venue for this year's YCN Student Awards ceremony.

    Posted on Aug 25th 2013
  • Winners' Banquet Film

    Here's a nice film to commemorate the conclusion of this year's YCN Professional Awards.

    Posted on Aug 9th 2013
  • Winners Banquet

    A big thanks to all this year's winners and their guests for a tasty and memorable evening.

    Posted on Jul 26th 2013
  • Winners Banquet

    We're looking forward to eating and drinking this evening with (most of) those to have won this year's YCN Professional Awards.

    Posted on Jul 25th 2013
  • Drumroll...

    We will shortly reveal the brand new London venue for this year's YCN Student Awards Ceremony.

    Posted on Jul 6th 2013