APLD International Landscape Design Awards Program

Click Here for the 2020 Awards Packet


Deadline extended! Entries are due by January 31, 2020.


Please create an account or log in to your account from last year to start the entry process. If you are an APLD member, please register using the email address associated with your membership to receive member pricing.

The APLD International Landscape Design Awards Program honors excellence in landscape design by recognizing individual landscape designers and their projects. The program brings exceptional talent to the attention of peers, potential clients and the world of design. Entry categories include:

  • Residential
  • Non-residential
  • Small Gardens
  • Planting Design
  • Show Gardens
  • Specialty Projects
  • Details

A distinguished panel of experts judges the entries to select Gold, Silver and Bronze award recipients. Projects are judged on the basis of difficulty, craftsmanship, attention to detail and specific criteria outlined in the awards entry packet. Please be sure to review the packet for submission requirements, judging criteria and tips for a strong entry.

Results will be announced in 2020. All winners will be honored at the 2020 APLD International Landscape Design Conference being held in Chicago, as well as in the Annual Awards issue of The Designer magazine.