Official Award Name: The Drum Content Awards

The Drum Content Awards recognize the best in content marketing and branded entertainment. They look for individuals, agencies, brands, and organizations producing and distributing effective content to a defined audience. Entries are judged based on clear strategic thinking, creativity and innovation, tangible results, and outcomes.

Price: £295
Categories: Digital Media, Strategy, Business, Social Media, Marketing, Video
Submission Deadline: May 11, 2022
URL: https://vpe.tv/drumcontentawards

Official Award Name: North American Digital Media Awards

WAN-IFRA’s North American Digital Media Awards are a media awards competition that honor inspiring, unique, and original digital media companies and projects. They feature awards in editorial offering, business innovation, visual storytelling, and audience engagement. Judges evaluate entries on their creativity and innovation. Winners are automatically entered to compete in WAN-IFRA's 2020 World Digital Media Awards.

Price: $110
Categories: Digital Media, Website, Strategy, Business, Marketing
URL: https://vpe.tv/northamericandigitalmediaawards

Official Award Name: Content Marketing Awards

Each year the Content Marketing Awards recognize and award the best content marketing projects, agencies, and marketers in the industry. They feature over 87 categories in aspects of content marketing including Strategy, Distribution, Design, and Editorial. Each entry is judged by a panel of experts in content marketing who evaluate how well the goal or mission was fulfilled.

Price: $249-$/199
Categories: Website, Strategy, Marketing, Video
URL: https://vpe.tv/contentmarketingawards

Official Award Name: Shorty Social Good Awards

The Shorty Social Good Awards raise global awareness around the positive impact companies can have and celebrate agencies, brands, networks, services, nonprofits, and more for making a difference. This competition honors organizations’ efforts in celebrating diversity and increasing employee community and civic engagement. Entries are reviewed and scored based on creativity, originality, effectiveness, and impact. Featured awards include gender equality, human rights, immigration and refugees, LGBTQ+, social justice, and social movement campaigns.

Price: $299-$399
Categories: Podcast, Strategy, Non-Profit, Social Media, LGBTQ, Marketing, Video
URL: https://vpe.tv/shortysocialgoodawards

Official Award Name: The Ex Awards

The EX Awards are the largest and most prestigious recognition program and honor experiential marketing and event marketing professionals. They have over 20 categories of every type of brand experience. This is the only award program judged entirely by brand marketers. Winners are announced live on stage at the annual Experiential Marketing Summit.

Price: $595
Categories: Social Media, Strategy
Submission Deadline: April 27, 2022
URL: https://vpe.tv/exawards

Official Award Name: The Drum Digital Advertising Awards

The Drum Digital Advertising Awards recognize the best technology and digital media in advertising from all around the world. Awards are split into the following categories: Creativity/Innovation, Data and Technology, Discipline, Sector Strategy or Campaign, and Team/Individual. Judges score entries based on evidence of clear strategic thinking, creativity and innovation, tangible results, and outcomes.

Price: £295
Categories: Podcast, Strategy, Business, Social Media, Television, Digital Media, Marketing, Video
URL: https://vpe.tv/drumdigitaladvertisingawards

Official Award Name: Drum Marketing Awards

The Drum Marketing Awards reward the most effective, creative, and innovative marketing campaigns and strategies of the year. Entries are open to any global agency, brand, or organization that can prove successful results from their marketing efforts. Judges are specifically looking for marketers and marketing teams who truly understand their consumers and focus on outcomes instead of outputs.

Price: £295
Categories: Podcast, Business, Social Media, Television, Digital Media, Marketing, Video
Submission Deadline: March 31, 2022
URL: https://vpe.tv/drummarketingawards

Official Award Name: Creative Media Awards

The Creative Media Awards are the only award program that give recognition to the media industry and award marketers and brand developers on their creative efforts. Contestants are encouraged to submit ads, promotions, campaigns, and websites to a wide range of award categories including, Brand/Product Placement, Business Media, Print (magazines and newspapers), TV, Creative, Social Media, Influencer Marketing and Multicultural/LGBT Media. They also award best in show and member’s choice.

Price: $350-$295
Categories: Podcast, Strategy, Business, Social Media, Television, LGBTQ, Digital Media, Marketing, Video
Submission Deadline: January 2, 2022
URL: https://vpe.tv/creativemediaawards

Official Award Name: Muse Creative Awards

The Muse Creative Awards are an international competition that honor the top creative professionals for their concepts, ideas, or designs. They feature more than 350 categories in Design, Digital Media, and Marketing. Judges score on a scale of 1-100 based on creativity, concept/idea, content, brief, objective, planning, execution, visual design, innovation, functionality, effectiveness, and impact. They award three levels of achievement: Platinum, Gold, and Silver.

Price: $165 -$205
Categories: Podcast, Website, Strategy, Social Media, Digital Media, Podcast
Submission Deadline: April 7, 2022
URL: https://vpe.tv/musecreativeawards

Official Award Name: Global Eventex Awards

Global Eventex Awards celebrate the most creative, innovative, and successful events and experiential marketing in the world. Contestants involved in live events, live experiences, marketing campaigns, event technology, production, and venues are encouraged to apply and gain worldwide recognition across 200 categories. This year there is an extended eligibility period, 50 new categories to celebrate virtual events/experiences, and 3-for-2 discount offers.

Price: 345€
Categories: Podcast, Software, Strategy, Marketing, Video
Submission Deadline: February 25, 2022
URL: https://vpe.tv/globaleventexawards

Official Award Name: The Telly Awards

The Telly Awards showcase excellence in video and television across all screens and continue to honor work that was created for a client or self-directed. They are consistently expanding and adjusting their awards as digital video evolves. Currently, awards are split up into the following categories: Branded Content, Commercials, Marketing, Immersive and Mixed Reality, Non-Broadcast, Series, Television, and Social Video. Entries are judged by members of the Telly Awards Judging Council, a group of past Telly Award winners.

Price: $65-$265
Categories: Podcast, Website, Strategy, Social Media, Television, LGBTQ, Marketing, Video
Submission Deadline: April 15, 2022
URL: https://vpe.tv/tellyawards

Official Award Name: Hermes Creative Awards

Hermes Creative Awards honor the most innovative and imaginative creators in Print Media, Public Relations/Communications, and Electronic/Social/Interactive Media. Entries are judged solely on creativity and they encourage all creators to apply. The Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals score entries and may award multiple winners or no winners in any given category.

Price: $110-$185
Categories: Podcast, Website, Strategy, Social Media, Digital Media
Submission Deadline: April 14, 2022
URL: https://vpe.tv/hermescreativeawards

Official Award Name: The Publisher Podcast Awards

The Publisher Podcast Awards celebrate the best podcasts in the publishing and media industry. They have a variety of strategic and content awards including Publisher Podcast of the Year, Publisher Podcast Hero of the Year, Best Entertainment Podcast, Best Lifestyle Podcast, and Best News Podcast. Entries are first reviewed by the Media Voices team and then scored by judges for each category.

Price: $250-$275
Categories: Podcast, Strategy
Submission Deadline: April 27, 2022
URL: https://vpe.tv/publisherpodcastawards

Official Award Name: Digiday Content Marketing Awards

Digiday Content Marketing Awards honor the best marketing campaigns and companies that have demonstrated success in modernizing media and marketing while seizing challenges and establishing new opportunities. Contestants are scored based on their innovation, creativity, consumer value, and results. Some awards include best experiential marketing campaign, most effective campaign, best content, best collaboration, and content marketing agency of the year.

Price: $449-$549
Categories: Podcast, Strategy, Social Media, Digital Media, Marketing, Video
Submission Deadline: February 18, 2022
URL: https://vpe.tv/digidaycontentmarketingawards

Official Award Name: Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best brands, influencers, creators, and organizations across a number of categories in social media platforms, and digital spaces. Winners are given a composite score and selected by votes from the public. Scores are given out by the Real Time Academy. The 13th Annual Shorty Awards had over 150 categories across a number of digital mediums including Best Podcast. This award is granted to the most creative and effective editorial podcast. The Shorty Awards have become very well-known for their digital awards for social media.

Price: $399- $499
Categories: Social Media, Strategy, LGBTQ, Podcast, Marketing, Video
URL: https://vpe.tv/shortyawards

Official Award Name: MarCom Awards

MarCom Awards are an international creative competition that honor excellence in marketing and communication. They feature over 300 categories in Print Media, Digital Media, Strategic Communications, and Video/Audio. The judges are from the Association of Marketing and Communication Professionals and base their decisions on applicants’ creativity.

Price: $110-$185
Categories: Podcast, Strategy, Business, Social Media, Television, LGBTQ, Digital Media, Marketing, Video
Submission Deadline: October 21, 2021
URL: https://vpe.tv/marcomawards

Official Award Name: The Matrix Awards

The Matrix Awards, which are sponsored by New York Women in Communications, celebrate women’s career achievement and excellence in communication fields. Categories include Advertising Arts & Entertainment, Books, Broadcasting, Communications Education, Corporate Communications, Digital Media, Graphic Design/Illustration, Magazines, Marketing, Newspapers, Public Relations, Radio, and Television. The awards committee consists of representatives of the New York Women in Communications Board and past Matrix winners. The judges award women who have proven professional excellence and leadership in their field and who have impacted the communications community.

Price: $95-$245
Categories: LGBTQ, Strategy, Social Media, Podcast
Submission Deadline: May 31, 2022
URL: https://vpe.tv/matrixawards