About American Standard Design Award 2022
Calling all aspiring design talents in the Asia-Pacific region! Here’s your chance to showcase your distinctive bathroom space designs and make your mark in the creative industry. Craft your idea around the theme of purposeful design and create practical solutions to real-life issues.

The American Standard Design Award (ASDA) 2022 seeks to promote the user-centric design philosophy that guides the American Standard brand in delivering dependable bathroom solutions that combine thoughtful designs and innovative technologies. The ASDA allows students to showcase their craft and introduce the concept of a purposeful and thoughtful design through innovations that address daily consumer issues.

Driven by insights of current and future challenges, the ASDA is structured into two categories that reflect emerging lifestyles trends of urbanization and health & well-being. The two categories are the Residential Bathroom Space Design and Hospitality Bathroom Space Design. To qualify for the awards, students from the region are required to design products that not only feature inviting aesthetics but are integrated with functionality that fulfills the user’s needs.

Take your first steps towards creating a positive impact on daily living today, inspire and make a difference!
Award Categories & Themes
Residential Bathroom Space Design - Condominium (High-Rise) Bathroom
Target Users:
Young families with young kids between ages of 4 to 8
What they look for:
Increased urbanization has caused living spaces to become smaller. With limited living spaces, home owners are looking into making bathroom spaces as multi-functional as possible.
Companies are increasingly adopting more regular work-from-home arrangements, which will make bathrooms at home one of most used spaces - from getting ready for the challenges of the day to winding down and relaxing for the night.
5-6 sqm
Residential Bathroom in a Condominum
Hospitality Bathroom Space Design - Boutique Hotel or Resort Bathroom
Health & Well-Being
Target Users:
Hotel guests on leisure trips, business trips
What they look for:
Shifting into the new normal, there is a heightened awareness and enhanced requirements for better health and hygiene standards in shared facilities. Hotel bathroom designs will now need to address and alleviate these concerns to assure hotel guests with a worry-free stay.
9-10 sqm
Bathrooms within the Hotel Guest Rooms
(per category)
Grand Winner
USD 3,000
(per category)
1st Prize
USD 2,000
2nd Prize
USD 1,500
3rd Prize
USD 1,000
3 Runners-up
USD 500
Each winner will receive an Award plaque.
All participants will receive a Certificate of Participation.
Special Awards
(per category)
People’s Choice
USD 300
Best in Purposeful Design
USD 300
Best in Aesthetics
USD 300
Best in Green Design
USD 300
Best in Water Technology
USD 300
American Standard
As one of the most iconic brands in sanitary ware, American Standard has earned the trust of its customers by constantly delivering style, quality and reliability to their bathrooms. Today, backed by more than 140 years of pioneering legacy, American Standard continues to raise the bar in delivering dependable bathroom solutions that combine thoughtful designs and innovative technologies to create inviting bathroom spaces offering ultimate hygiene, comfort and convenience.