Awards

Multiple cash prizes totaling up to $5,000

emBrace gives out awards for each category. However, some awards will be given to individuals with the best work in the entire competition. Every individual who wins an award will receive a cash prize and have their designs included in the new Friddles Back Brace line. All artists who win a prize will be notified via email and we will post the winners on our website. 

 

Gold, Silver, and Bronze Braces

These awards are awarded to individuals in each category. Gold winners from each category will proceed to the final round and have an opportunity to win the Platinum award.  All winners receive a cash prize and will have their designs included in the upcoming Friddles Back Brace Line. 

Golden Brace

Winners who receive a Golden Brace award will receive a $500 prize and have their work entered into the final round across all categories. Their design will also be included in the upcoming Friddles Back Brace Line. There are two Golden Brace awards that will be given out. 

Silver Brace

Winners who receive a Silver Brace Award will receive a $250 prize. Their design will also be included in the upcoming Friddles Back Brace Line. There are four Silver Brace awards that will be given out. 

Bronze Brace

Winners who receive a Bronze Brace Award will receive a $100 prize. Their design will also be included in the upcoming Friddles Back Brace Line. There are six Bronze Brace awards that will be given out. 

 

Platinum and The emBrace Award

These are the most prestigious awards in the emBrace competition. These are given to the individuals with the best work in the whole competition. All of these winners will receive a generous cash prize in addition to having their brace designs included in the upcoming Friddles Brace line

Platinum

The winner who receives a Platinum award will receive a $1000 prize. This is given to the individual with the best design of the whole competition. Their design will also be included in the upcoming Friddles Back Brace Line. 

The emBrace

The winner who receives the emBrace Award, chosen by Ava Lee, will receive a $750 prize. Their design will also be included in the upcoming Friddles Back Brace Line.