The New York City Section of the Illuminating Engineering Society (IESNYC) has announced the Call for Entries for the 2018 Lumen Awards. The deadline has been extended to Feb. 2, 2018. is Jan. 29, 2018.

2018 marks the 50th Anniversary of the Lumen Awards, which is the “signature program of the IESNYC [that] celebrates excellence in lighting design and honors outstanding projects, lighting designers, their design teams, and project owners.” Designers based in or submitting a project based in New York City are eligible to enter. Project applications must be submitted through the awards’ online portal at New for 2018, entrants will be allowed to submit up to 10 project images.

The 2018 Lumen Award winners will be announced at the IESNYC’s annual Lumen Awards Gala to be held on June 14, 2018.

Read about the 2017 Lumen Award winners.