2022 Creative Awards

For more than a century, the Advertising Club of Western Massachusetts has recognized exceptional advertising, design, and creative work made in our region.

The 2022 Creative Awards show will be held at Union Station, Northampton, on November 3rd 2022

Submissions are now Open!! 

The Advertising Club of Western Massachusetts invites you to enter the 2022 Creative Awards.

Deadline to Submit – now through September 23, 2022
Reduced Fees for Entry –  $30 for Members, $70 for Non-Members
Winners to be Announced –  Thursday, November 3, 2022, at Union Station in Northampton, MA

HOW TO ENTER
Submit a digital entry through the Judgify website through September 23, 2022. Winners will be announced at our show on Thursday, November 3, 2022

Click here for Official Rules.
Click here for Submission Categories.
Click here for General FAQs.

Register Your Account
To register click here or click the green ‘Submit an Entry’ button at the top right Register for an account using your contact information and email address. Once you have an account with Judgify, you will be able to save multiple submissions and return to them at your leisure. Log in to get started submitting.

Create Your Entry
Click the green ‘Submit New Entry’ button once logged in:
• Select the Award Category you would like to enter.
• Provide the required project information.
• Enter a brief project description: Provide details that will help judges understand your work – consider describing the brief, your approach, and/or the end result and impact. Please keep the word count under 100 words and do not mention your company/agency name within this description.
• You may save your in-process submission to edit later by clicking ‘Save as Draft.’
• You can access drafts of entries by clicking ‘View/Edit Draft’ once logged in.
• Once you are happy with your submission details, click ‘Submit’ to save it to your cart. Repeat this process for all other submissions. Your submissions will be saved under your profile until you are ready to submit and pay.
• Important: Please do not click ‘Proceed to Payment’ on your cart view, until ALL of your entries are entered and you are completely ready to enter your work. You will not be able to edit your work after you click ‘Proceed to Payment. See our Official Rules for complete details.

File Upload Guidance
• Only one ZIP file per entry will be accepted, maximum upload size of 50MB.
• In your ZIP file, we will only accept JPGs, PDFs, MP3, and MOV files.
• Images must be 150dpi or greater (suggested 300dpi, 2400px wide × 1350px tall).
• Videos must be 720p or greater. Please do not submit 4k content.
• Files must be named as such: AwardCategory#_ProjectName_Agency/Freelancer. This includes the ZIP folder and any files inside, which can be named sequentially …1/3, 2/3, etc.
• If any of the above parameters are not followed the entry may not be considered.

Once you have entered all of your submissions, please click ‘Checkout’. Entries will not be considered complete without payment.

ENTRY FEES

Ad Club Member: $30 per entry (previously $40)
Non-member: $70 per entry (previously $80)
Student: $20 per entry – Students are required to submit a scan of their Student ID to activate their discounted rate

How to Get Ad Club Member Rate
Ad Club Members received an email from info@adclubwm.org containing a unique, member-specific promo code. Members must use this unique code to activate their discounted entry rate at checkout (please see complete instructions in our Official Rules). If you did not receive your member promo code, please leave us a voicemail at 413-342-0533 or email info@adclubwm.org.

ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS
If you cannot find an answer in our official rules, categories list, or FAQs (links at the top of this page), please leave us a voicemail at 413-342-0533 or email us at info@adclubwm.org.

2021 Creative Awards Winners