The judging takes place in April each year.
The Marketing Society Brave Awards night takes place mid-June each year in a central London location. More information on this will be announced closer to the time.
No. Please leave the membership number field blank on the entry form if you are not a member. Members of the Society will receive a discount on their entries however, if you wish to apply for membership please contact James Sutcliffe in our membership team.
No, the entry system is all online.
Yes. Head to our YouTube channel and the Brave Awards playlist. There you'll find advice from past judges on what they look for in a winning paper, as well as insight from senior marketers from the winning brands, interviewed on Awards night.
Please submit your entry PDF format, and JPEG for supporting images.
Yes you may. A maximum of three images no larger than A5 at 300dpi.
Your main submission must be no more than 5MB. Any files above this size will not be accepted.
We go out to members (via email) and the wider marketing community (on social media) for nominations for our shortlist at the beginning of February each year.
Marketers will then have the chance to vote (around the end of May) for the winner on this website, and we'll promote the shortlist and the vote across social media around this time.
We then announce the winner on Awards night in June.
Members of The Marketing Society have access to hundreds of winning and highly commended papers from our Awards in the Library section of our online Clubhouse.
Members can login using their Marketing Society membership number and password (which are different to the login details you create to submit your papers on our our Awards platform).
For non-members, you can view our 2017 Grand Prix paper from #JoinTheHerd here.
If you would like to discuss which category or categories to enter, please call +4420 8973 1350 or email us and we can advise you.
The entry guide is also a good starting point and contains a lot of information around each category, the criteria, past number of entrants.
Multiple trophies are able to be purchased. Please email the team for more details.
Yes, for details on Awards sponsorship opportunities please contact us on +4420 8 973 1350 or email us.