The American Advertising Federation’s ADDY® Awards
The World’s Largest Advertising Competition
Sponsored by the AAF (American Advertising Federation), the ADDY® Awards honor excellence in advertising and cultivate the highest creative standards in the industry. It represent the true spirit of creative excellence by recognizing all forms of advertising from media of all types, creative by all sizes and entrants of all levels from anywhere in the world. It is the only creative awards program administered by the advertising industry for the industry
Conducted annually, the local ADDY® Awards are the first of a three-tier, national competition. AAF-Coastal Carolina is the local affiliate of AAF and our ADDY Awards Show feature local entrants who have been recognized as the very best in our market out of hundreds of entries. AAF-CC’s ADDY Awards show happen in February, and entries are the due at the beginning of January.
The National ADDY® Awards Rules & Categories are reviewed annually by the National ADDY® Committee. The committee is responsible for the standardization of the competition and recommends changes on categories, category definitions, entry rules, eligibility and judging guidelines.
2013 Student ADDY Competition
The AAF Student ADDY Awards Competition is a unique national awards program designed specially for college students. Work entered at your local level can move up to the regional and national judging, just like the work entered by professionals across the country. Learn more >>>
What’s New About the ADDYs?
- New online software. Don’t wait till the last minute to submit your entries! The submission process has changed!
- Upload digital files of all print entries. (Note: Entries must still include a hard copy when submitted at drop of location)
- Must upload radio and video files. No DVDs or CD should be submitted.
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