Awards are a great way to acknowledge creative professionals as well as creative work. The advertising industry is always grappling with the most unique minds at work. It filters the performers from workaholics. What better way to know them, check them out and get inspiration for the year ahead. You can find out the industry trends, what is selling and why. Check out the upcoming advertising awards and where are the benchmarks being set.
FoxGlove Awards – http://www.foxgloveawards.com/ Website
Aims at rewarding the original creative work in marketing communications space from young agencies. Design firm, production houses and marketing firms are the other entities who can also participate and submit their entries under the categories of Idea, Content, Design and engagement. For the Young, Restless, Creative 12 year olds and less. Final showdown on May 18, 2017. Four Seasons Hotel, Worli, Mumbai.
Outdoor Advertising Awards – http://awards.oacasia.org/ Website
Outdoor Advertising Awards (OAA) take place every year with Outdoor Advertising Convention (OAC). It allows entries from Media firms, Brands, Agencies and Printers from India as well as overseas. The entries can be made under an array of categories for Brands, Campaign Of The Year, Media Plan Of The Year, special categories. International and Media Owner’s.
Facebook Awards – https://www.facebookawards.com/about.html
The Social Media giant is likely to award the best campaigns on Facebook and Instagram. Entries will be judges under Laugh, Cry, Love, WOW and Act. Yep they are the reactions in which its audience engages on the platform.
2017 Young Lions Health Award
The competition challenges young creative communications professionals to present a core idea, including a launch event/activation, digital activation and video idea, aimed to be launched on World Pneumonia Day, 12 November. Submissions should work across multiple channels and be scalable globally or locally to generate public engagement and raise awareness of the fight against pneumonia. Communication and marketing professionals under the age of 30 are invited to submit their campaign concepts online at www.canneslions.com/lions_health/ and the deadline for entering is April 24.
Kyoorius Creative Awards 2017 – http://awards.kyoorius.com/2017/creative/
Kyoorius aims to award the most outstanding creative work in the Indian Visual Communications Space. The categories range from a broad range in Print, Digital and TV and Radio advertising.