FAQ North American Digital Media Awards

FAQ North American Digital Media Awards

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How much does it cost to apply?

100 EUR per project (~ 110 USD)

You will receive an invoice by email. All payments are coordinated with ilona.guemperlein@wan-ifra.org .

 

How do I submit a project?

  • Go to: wan-ifra.awardsplatform.com
  • Select the category of your choice.
  • Complete your application with the requested information.
  • Don't forget to hit SUBMIT!

 

What questions about my project will I be asked?

During the application you will be asked the following:

  • Please summarize your project.

  • How many people were involved in the project?

  • When did you launch the project?

  • What was the duration of your project?

  • What was the impetus behind your project?

  • Please specify the project's goals.

  • Please explain the implementation and the execution of the project.

  • What were the specific outcomes and results of your project?

  • Please describe the lessons you and your team learned.

  • Looking back, is there anything you would have done differently?

  • Please add all links related to the project.

  • Please upload a presentation or PDF file that describes your project.

 

What are the recommendations for applying?

We recommend you compose your answers carefully. Be brief, without leaving out important information, and explain to the jury in a few paragraphs what makes your project stand out from the rest.

Do not include confidential or sensitive information.

  

When will the finalists be announced, and through which channels?

The finalists will be announced on March 30 (subject to change) in our newsletter. If you wish to subscribe please contact us.

 

If I am a finalist and I am asked to send a video, will the video influence the jury's evaluation of my entry?

No. By that time the evaluation period will be over. The videos will be used as promotional material in our social networks and to present the finalists in the awards ceremony.

 

How long will I have to produce the requested video and what will you use it for?

After being shortlisted, you will have about 10 days to send us a video if you want it to be shown at our awards ceremony and on our social media platforms.

 

What are the benefits for finalists and winners?

Winners will receive a complimentary ticket to WAN-IFRA's World News Media Congress and Digital Media LATAM conferences in Zaragoza, Spain and Mexico City, respectively.

Winners will compete against winners of our LATAM, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Middle East competitions in the 2020 World Digital Media Awards. World winners will be announced at our World News Media Congress in June.

Being shortlisted allows your company to showcase its work among the most prestigious media companies in the region and the world, setting your media outlet as a point of reference for many media companies wishing to innovate in their digital strategies.

Previous North American winners include:

 

 

Shariff