Entry Categories

The Global Footwear Design of the Year Award and Emerging Footwear Design of the Year (student) recognize the efforts of talented Footwear designers for their innovation and excellence in design. Global Footwear Awards accepts submissions in the following categories :

 

SPORTS PERFORMANCE

  • RUNNING / TRAIL RUNNING
  • BASKETBALL
  • FOOTBALL/RUGBY
  • OTHER INDOOR SPORTS
  • OTHER OUTDOOR SPORTS

SUSTAINABILITY

  •  NATURAL MATERIAL / VEGAN FOOTWEAR
  • BIODEGRADABLE FOOTWEAR
  • RECYCLED MATERIALS / CLOSED LOOP MANUFACTURING
  • OTHER SUSTAINABLE MANUFACTURING PROCESS

FASHION SNEAKERS

  • FASHION SNEAKERS

MEN’S FASHION

  • MEN’S FASHION

WOMEN FASHION

  •   WOMEN’S FASHION

UNISEX

  • UNISEX FASHION

KIDS

  •   INNOVATIVE KIDS FOOTWEAR
  •   KIDS FASHION FOOTWEAR

SPECIAL AWARDS 

  • COLLABORATION
  • FOOTWEAR INNOVATION
  • MEDICAL FOOTWEAR
  • ARTISTIC FOOTWEAR
  • 3D PRINT FOOTWEAR
  • GRAVITY SKETCH FOOTWEAR
  • SOCIAL IMPACT
  • GFA x SBW UP-AND-COMING FEMALE SNEAKER DESIGNER
  • GFA x SHOE GIRLS UP-AND-COMING FEMALE FOOTWEAR DESIGNER (NON-SNEAKER)

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