2021 Call For Entry - Launching October 2020
Effie Awards United States
The 2021 Effe U.S. competition will launch in mid-November.
All marketing efforts that ran in the United States between September 1, 2019, and December 31, 2020 are eligible to enter the 2021 competition.
Any and all marketing efforts, whether full campaigns or targeted contributing efforts within a campaign are eligible to enter the competition. You may submit any one or any multiple combinations of mediums - any examples of work that demonstrate how you tackled your objectives. You must detail the "why" behind the strategy and provide proof that your work achieved significant results.
The work and results being evaluated by the judges must fall within this eligibility period. Elements of the work may have been introduced earlier and may have continued after the eligibility period, but your case must be based on data relative to the qualifying time from 9/1/19-12/31/20*.
Do not include results after December 31, 2020; this will result in disqualification*.
DEADLINES & FEES
January 26, 2021 - $995
February 4, 2021 - $1,595
February 18, 2021 - $2,345
February 25, 2021 - $2,745
Entries for non-profit organizations receive a 50% discount on entry fees. This discount is automatically applied when you select that you are entering work for a non-profit brand.
Early Bird Offer:
Receive a 5% discount on entry fees if you submit & pay by December 1, 2020. More information will be available in October 2020.
NEW ENTRANT DISCOUNT
If your company has not submitted work in 2018, 2019, or 2020 competitions as the lead/entering company, your company is eligible for a $200 discount on all entries you submit. New Entrant Discount requests should be made prior to submitting your entry.
New Entrant Discounts cannot be requested after February 25, 2021.
You may apply for this discount once you have created your account in the Entry Portal. To obtain the New Entrant Discount Promo Code, please email your agency name & location, along with entry ID#(s) to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line: NEW ENTRANT DISCOUNT.
Insight Guides provide feedback from the judges who scored your submission. If purchased at time of entry, a $100 discount is provided, bringing the cost of the report to $250.
To purchase Insight Guides from past competitions, log-in to the entry portal and select Insight Guides from the menu. Email email@example.com if you have any questions.