Unleash Your Creativity and Shine: Apply Now for the 2024 CID Awards!


Are you passionate about designing and installing ceramic tiles and stone? If so, consider entering your projects into the Coverings Installation & Design (CID) Awards! This prestigious program recognizes exceptional projects demonstrating creativity, skill, and innovative use of materials. These awards provide a unique opportunity to showcase your work and gain industry recognition. Still on the fence? Here are a few reasons to consider applying for the 2024 CID Awards!

1. No Cost to Enter - and You Can Submit Multiple Projects!

We welcome multiple submissions for national and international projects, and guess what? There’s no cost to submit! To be eligible, all projects must have been completed between January 2022 and December 2023. We know the holidays can be busy, so the submission deadline has been extended to January 5, 2024, to give you extra time to submit your projects!

2. Categories for Every Type of Project!

Whether you work on residential or commercial projects, the CID Awards are open to all! With eight submission categories, you can showcase your skills and creativity to a broader audience, regardless of your background. You can submit projects in any of these categories:

  • Residential Ceramic Tile Installation
  • Residential Ceramic Tile Design
  • Residential Stone Installation
  • Residential Stone Design
  • Commercial Ceramic Tile Installation
  • Commercial Ceramic Tile Design
  • Commercial Stone Installation
  • Commercial Stone Design
3. Show Off a Little (or a Lot!)

Are you ready to showcase your creative talents and design expertise? The CID Awards provide a valuable platform for you to do just that! This award celebrates outstanding achievements and gives your projects visibility and admiration from peers, clients, and the public. Winning an award is a testament to your innovative approach, excellent craftsmanship, and unwavering dedication to excellence—making you a leader in your field.

Designed to resemble a brasserie, white tile with a black stripe accent adorns the wall behind the mozzarella bar. The bar
die wall is covered in a textured, dimensional cracked roman look in a muted palette.
2023 CID Award Winner: Commercial Ceramic Tile - Design
4. Receive Industry Recognition

Winning a CID Award not only brings acknowledgment and prestige but can also help elevate your professional profile, opening new opportunities and collaborations can help your business grow. Winning projects will be honored at Coverings 2024, included in a selection of publications, and highlighted on the Coverings website, blog, and social media platforms. Exciting prizes await the winners, including a complimentary one-night stay for Coverings 2024 and recognition during the CID Awards Ceremony & Reception at Coverings 2024.

5. Inspire Industry Excellence

When you apply for the CID Awards, you play an essential role in enhancing and promoting the tile and stone industry. These awards recognize the skill, innovation, and artistry of installation and design, encouraging higher standards and driving the industry forward. Your participation will not only showcase your work but can also inspire others to aim for excellence in their own design and installation ventures.

The Worlds We Speak - mosaic mural for LaGuardia 8
2023 CID Award Special Recognition: Ceramic Art Installation

The CID Awards provide a unique opportunity to gain recognition, showcase your talents, promote innovation, forge valuable connections, and maintain excellence in ceramic tile and stone. Whether you are a designer, architect, builder, or installer, don’t miss this chance to celebrate your exceptional projects. The submission deadline has been extended to January 5, 2024, so don’t wait – submit your project today!