Advertising and Design Awards

A list of awards in the advertising and design industries around the world, organised by month, linked where possible to the appropriate site. See our Awards posts here on The Inspiration Room.

100 Best Posters of the Year (100 besten Plakate des Jahres) Radebeul, Germany

The A-List Awards, Hollywood International Advertising Awards, Los Angeles
ADC Schweiz, Zürich, Switzerland
ADDY American Advertising Awards, Washington, USA
AdFest Asia Pacific Advertising Festival (AP AdFest) Bangkok, Thailand
ADMA Awards Sydney, Australia
AdPrint – European Creative Teams Competition, Bucharest, Romania
Advertising Hall of Fame Washington, USA
AFA Advertising Effectiveness Award Sydney, Australia
AICP New York, USA
AIMIA Awards, Sydney, Australia
AME Awards (Advertising Marketing Effectiveness ) – New York Festivals
International ANDY Awards New York, USA
The APA Show / APA 50 London, United Kingdom
APA Customer Magazine Award (APA Awards) London, UK
Art Directors Club of Europe Awards (ADC Europe) Barcelona, Spain
AMI National Awards for Marketing Excellence, Melbourne, Australia
Astra Awards, Sydney, Australia
Astrid Awards Ossining-on-Hudson, USA
Australian Creative Hotshop Awards, Sydney, Australia
Australia’s Top Photographer Awards, Sydney, Australia
AWARD (Australasian Writers and Art Directors) Surry Hills, Australia

B&T Awards, Sydney
BoB – Best of the Best Awards London, UK
Brisbane Advertising & Design Club Awards, Brisbane, Australia
British Arrows Awards (BTAA) London, UK
BAFTA Television Awards London, UK

CAANZ Axis Awards, Auckland, New Zealand
CAANZ NZ Effie Awards, Auckland, New Zealand
CAANZ Media Awards, Auckland, New Zealand
Prix de la Campagne Citoyenne Paris, France
Cannes Lions, International Festival of Creativity
The Caxton Newspaper Advertising Awards, Australia
Chip Shop Awards Glasgow, UK
Clics d’or Boulogne-Billancourt, France
CLIO Awards New York, USA
Prix Club des Directeurs Artistiques Paris, France
Commercial Closet Images in Advertising Awards New York, USA
Concerned Communicator Awards Jaipur, India
Cream Awards Birmingham, UK
CCA-Venus Creative Club, Wien, Austria
Creative Circle Awards London, UK
The Cresta Awards New York, USA
Central Europe Cristal Awards Suresnes, France

D&AD Awards (Yellow & Black Pencils) London, UK
Deutscher Multimedia Award (DMMA) Eschborn, Germany
DMA Awards London, UK
Dubai Lynx Awards Dubai, United Arab Emirates

EFFIE Austria (Effie Österreich) Wien, Austria
EFFIE Belgium Bruxelles, Belgium
EFFIE France Paris, France
EFFIE Germany Frankfurt am Main, Germany
EFFIE Greece Athens, Greece
EFFIE Israel (IAA / AAI / IMC) Tel Aviv, Israel
EFFIE Netherlands Amsterdam, Netherlands
Effie – The Best Brand Moscow, Russia
Effie Slovenia (Effie Slovenija), Ljubljana, Slovenia
Global Effie Awards New York, USA
El Sol Festival Publicitario Iberoamericano (San Sebastián) Madrid, Spain
Emmy Awards, US Television
EURO EFFIES Bruxelles, Belgium
Epica Awards, Paris, France
Eurobest, London and locations around Europe

FAB Awards, International Food and Beverage Creative Excellence Awards, London, UK
Festival Européen de la Communication Responsable Suresnes, France
Festival Internacional de Publicidad, Televisión y Cine, Zaragoza, Spain
FIAP – Ibero American Advertising Festival (Festival Iberoamericano de Publicidad) Buenos Aires, Argentina
Fresh Awards, Manchester, UK

The Global Awards, New York, USA
The Golden Drum Awards Ljubljana, Slovenia
Baltic Advertising Festival “Golden Hammer” Riga, Latvia
Green Awards London, United Kingdom

World Advertising Festival of Gramado (Festival Mundial de Publicidade de Gramado) Porto Alegre, Brazil

The Intercontinental Advertising Cup (The Cup) (ICAC) Spain
International Automotive Advertising Awards (IAAA) Macomb, USA
IAB Australian Interactive Advertising Awards, Sydney, Australia
Imagina Awards for Animated Computer Graphics, Bry Sur Marne, France
IMC European Awards (Integrated Marketing Communications European) Bruxelles, Belgium
IPA Advertising Effectiveness Awards London, UK

Jay Chiat Awards (American Association of Advertising Agencies), USA
John Caples International Awards Holtsville, USA

Kinsale Shark Awards, Dublin, Ireland
Die Klappe / Internationaler TV-Spot- und Werbefilm-Wettbewerb Hamburg, Germany

The Loerie Awards, South Africa
London International Awards – LIA London, UK

MCCA Best Awards London, UK
Media Spikes, Bali, Indonesia
Melbourne Advertising and Design Club Awards, Melbourne, Australia
Mena Cristal Awards, Middle East and North Africa
MFA Australian Advertising Media Awards
Festival de la Publicité de Méribel Suresnes, France
MIPTV Content 360, Cannes, France
Mobius Advertising Awards, United States
Golden Award of Montreux Montreux, Switzerland
Moscow International Advertising Festival (Red Apple) (MIAF) Moscow, Russia

The New York Festivals

El Ojo de Iberoamérica, Buenos Aires

Phénix U.D.A de la Communication (Phénix UDA de la Communication) Paris, France
Phoenix Awards Singapore
PIAF, Prague, Czechoslovakia
POS Marketing Award Essen, Germany
Premio Folha / M&M São Paulo, Brazil
Premios AMPE Madrid, Spain
Premios Eficacia Madrid, Spain
Premios Laus de la comunicación y el diseño / Premis Laus de la comunicació i el disseny Barcelona, Spain
Premios Best Pack Madrid, Spain
PRIA Golden Target Awards, Perth, Australia
Promax UK Conference & Awards London, UK

Radio Mercury Awards New York, USA
Rainbow Marble (Duhova Kulicka) Zlin, Czech Republic
RAMA Retail Advertising Awards, Washington, USA
Ramses Funk Hamburg, Germany
Red Dot Award Essen, Germany

SAR – Polish Advertising Festival Warsaw, Poland
Soundie Awards (Puget Sound RBA) Seattle, USA
Socially Responsible Communications Award (SRC Award) New York, USA
Spikes Asia
Grand Prix Stratégies du Marketing Relationnel & Opérationnel Issy les Moulineaux, France
Summit Creative Award

Trophée du Média Annuaire Paris, France

VDW Award Frankfurt, Germany

WebAward Competition West Simsbury, United States
The Webby Awards New York, USA
The WIN Awards Santa Monica, USA
World Animation Celebration Agoura Hills, USA
World Luxury Award Zürich, Switzerland
World Press Photo Awards

Young Director Award, Cannes
YoungGuns International Advertising Award Sydney, Australia