The Aesthetics of Scent Awards 2023

OPEN FOR SUBMISSIONS


The Aesthetics of Scent Awards 2023 

The first official fragrance competition in Thailand.  We would like to invite all perfumers and perfume brands to witness this phenomenal event of Thai fragrance industry. Unlimited imagination is about to begin. Whether you are in the finals or not, you are a part of the creative force that drives the Thai perfume industry forward. This is a chance for everyone in the industry to together elevates the perfume industry.

Please read all the information and conditions as follows before submitting the registration.

CATEGORIES

1. Fashionable Fragrance Award

Qualification: Fashionable Fragrance Award is suitable for perfume creation that works for the masses, easy to understand and straightforward suitable for the general public.

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2. Artisan Award

Qualification: The category for creation by sole perfumer or perfume brand owners, with aspects highlighting the artistry or unique characterization.

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3. Thai Enhancement Award (Street Food 2023)

Qualification: The field of competition where tasks are set to challenge the ability of perfumers or perfume brand owners. The challenge in the year 2023 competition is Street Food.

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4. Art Exploration Award

Qualification: This field of competition suitable for perfumers who do not yet have their own brand. Wishing to introduce a new scent approach or identity to find the direction in a crafting of fragrance in the future and to test the market.

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Cost of submission:
The application fee for each perfume creation is 2,500 Baht(70 US dollar). Entries must be sent to the contest team by 10 January 2023, only. If exceeds the specified date, it will be immediately disqualified, and the application fee will not be refunded.



CALENDAR

Registration submissions: 22 OCT 2022 – 10 JAN 2023

DEADLINE FOR Perfume Sample Submissions:
No later than 10 January 2023



The process of entering the contest consists of 3 steps.

Step 1: Fill in the online form and complete payments.and pay the fee via

Siam Commercial Bank (SCB)
Account name: Thai Perfumers by Mr. Chatnithit Ch.
Account numbers : 566-567500-4

Step 2: Submit evidence of payment to thaiperfumers@gmail.com Our staff will confirm your submission and send you equipment and detail on how to submit your creations to the address you provided in the application.

Step 3: Send sample products of 100 ml. in vessel supplied by the contest team, seal and affix detail of perfumer, name of perfume, brand, and company (if any) branch/category of competition, email matching the application to avoid confusion.

Note

      Competing perfume in the competition from independent perfumer and artists in various fields or companies, submitting perfume must be made from a privately owned company in control of not more than 4 perfume brands under their control.

      Each applicant, 1 person or 1 brand can submit up to 3 creations in each field of the contest.

For example, applicant who has already submitted 3 entries in the Fashionable Fragrance Award category, can submit entries in other fields. but not more than 3 works in each field.


The competing of The Aesthetics of Scent Award 2023  will be performed 2 times

Qualifying round: This round will be held at Bangkok Design Week 2023 or BKKDW 2023 during February 4-12, 2023. In this round, perfumes that meet the criteria will be selected to be displayed for the public to vote for the most popular creations.

The Finalist round: In this round, the exhibition of works that have passed the evaluation criteria from the panel of experts in each field during the month of May 2023 will be exhibited again. There is no set number of finalists. The Winner will be awarded to the most outstanding work in each field on the last day of the competition.

Awarding criteria

The judges for each category of The Aesthetics of Scent Awards 2023, are specialists and experts from a wide range of artists with international recognition. In order to get the scoring from multiple perspectives.  Entries will be judged by a group of people who are competent and understand a wide range of scents, whether from artistic perceptions of the artists or large enterprises or even for an interesting new work.

* Note*

Entrants that have been entered into the wrong category or are not of the described criteria will be disqualified, and the application fee will not be refunded.

If you are unsure of which category your perfume creation should be entered into, please email our staffs at: thaiperfumers@gmail.com

+ The rules

+ The judges