Entries must be received by 3pm (15h00) Central European Time (GMT +1) on 30 July (1st deadline), 30 August (2nd deadline) or 10 September (3rd deadline). Click here to read more.
All entries must be submitted online. No entries will be accepted in any other format.
Click here to read about the Effie Awards Europe confidentiality policy.
Please click here to read more about the entry fees.
There are two late entry deadlines. Click here to read more.
Before you begin to enter the case information, the system will require you to certify that you have approval from your client to enter the competition and that all content is true and accurate.
The Effie Awards Europe are open to all agencies (whether members of EACA or not) for campaigns which ran in Europe. The eligibility period for the standard/multi-market categories runs between 1 January 2020 and 31 March 2021; for Best of Europe it runs between 1 January 2019 and 31 March 2021.
A campaign is still eligible to enter if it was launched before the eligibility period however it must have ran in the eligibility window. Data has to be available for the entire period.
To be considered for a Effie Awards Europe, campaigns must prove beyond reasonable doubt that the choice and use of marketing communications were key to the campaign's success. Any campaigns can be submitted and all disciplines are welcome.
Entries will be accepted from multinational agency members of the EACA, individual agencies and agencies outside the membership of EACA.
The entry form and other relevant documents are available here.
The first round judging is handled online in September/October.
The second round judging will take place in October.
The finalists will be announced in September/October.
The winners will be announced at the Effie Awards Gala in November.
For any questions concerning entry procedure (registrations, categories, creative material, evidence of results etc.) please contact: Kasia Gluszak, Communications & Events Manager at [email protected]