The STATIONERY OF THE YEAR Award is the industry’s most valuable award which is given to selected stationery products.
Award-winning products are screened by the Screening Committee as below.
Enter your products to win this Award and promote your products widely to the industry!
The Screening Committee, consisting of Japan's leading product designers and industrial magazine editors,
will select 5 award-winning products (including the Grand Prix) for each category.
< Chairman >
Dr. Kazuo Kawasaki
Design Director. Prof., Ph.D./
Osaka University and
Nagoya City University
Mr. Tatsuya Wada
Tama Art University
Product Design Course
Mr. Shigeki Shimizu
EI Publishing Co.,Ltd.
Mr. Takanori Maeda
World Photo Press
Mr. Norihito Yasuda
Mr. Masamichi Takahashi
● Functionality Category - 5 Award-winning products (including 1 Grand Prix)
● Design Category - 5 Award-winning products (including 1 Grand Prix)
New or renewal items released after July 8th, 2017
Pens, Pencils,Notebooks,Schedule books, Memo pads,Sticky notes,Masking tapes,Greeting cards - Files, Folders, Binders,Scissors, Cutter knives,Rulers,Staplers,Pencil sharpeners,Pen cases etc.
Entries per company
Limited to max. 10 products / company
6,000 JPY (tax included) / product
＊Invoice will be sent after the online registration is completed.
＊If you make an entry for both categories, you will be charged12,000 JPY (tax included).
＊ISOT exhibitors will be charged 5,000 JPY / product.
How to apply
STEP1. Request Entry form (Under Preparation)
STEP2. Register entry product(s) information by May 11
May 11 (Fri) Deadline for product info online registration
May 18 (Fri) Entry product(s) and catalogue(s) must arrive to Show Management by this day
Beginning of June Announcements of Award-winning Products
July 4 (Wed) 14:00- Award Ceremony (The Grand Prix will be announced.)