Award of Excellence

Judges at the 2014 Award of Excellence

Judges at the 2014 Award of Excellence

We are delighted to announce that applications for the World Crafts Council – Asia Pacific Region Award of Excellence for Handicrafts 2016 are now open. We are very excited to invite submissions from the top craftspeople living in the South Pacific regions of Australasia, Polynesia, Micronesia, Melanesia, and the Malay Archipelago. Recipients of the prize will be able to use the Award of Excellence in the promotion of their work.

This award is available to both emerging and established craftspersons.

Eligible applicants are kindly requested to submit high-resolution images (300 dpi is preferable) of their intended submission by no later than the 10 July 2016 to with the subject line: Award of Excellence.


  • 10 July deadline for images
  • 1 August confirmation of participation
  • 25 August deadline for work in Kuwait
  • October announcement of awards
Australian participants must be members of the World Crafts Council – Australia. For information about becoming a member, go here.
WCC-APR Award of Excellence Kit (doc)
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