How to Enter

APG Creative Strategy Awards 2019

See below for details on how to enter the APG Creative Strategy Awards 2019.

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Getting started

The best way to get started is to read winning papers from past APG Creative Strategy Awards. There are over 200 winning papers to draw inspiration from and you can read them all on the APG Think Thank (you will need to be an active APG Member to access the papers).

Writing your paper

Your paper must be in written form and must not exceed 2,000 words for the APG Creative Strategy Awards and 3,000 words for the Long Term Thinking Award. Please state the word-count at the end of your paper.

 

You must provide a summary of the paper (maximum 250 words) along with 1 image to represent your paper. This must be included in your paper immediately following the title page. This summary is not included in your final word count.

What to include in your paper (Check-list)

Title Page
  • Title of Paper

  • Primary Author

  • Additional Authors

  • Agency

  • Brand

  • Client

 

Summary Page

  • 250 word summary (not included in the final word count)

  • 1 image to represent your paper

Final Page
  • Total Word Count

    • Creative Strategy Award = maximum 2,000 words

    • Long Term Thinking Award = maximum 3,000 words

Important things to note:

  • Your paper will need to be uploaded as a PDF (max file size 15mb)

  • Worldwide copyright and right to publish in digital and printed forms of each entry will pass to the APG and it is the responsibility of the author(s) to ensure that the approvals supplied are adequate for this purpose and that all data and information included in the paper may be published.

Submitting your paper

Upload Details

All papers will be uploaded through our online submission portal (opens first week of March 2019)​. You will need to fill out information for each paper submitted: 

* = Required

Please chose the type of award you are entering*:
  • APG Creative Strategy Awards

  • Long Term Thinking Awards

Please provide the following information:
  • Full Name of Primary Author*:

  • APG Membership Number of Primary Author*:

  • Telephone number of Primary Author*:

  • Additional Authors:

  • Brand*:

  • Client*:

  • Title of Paper*:

  • Agency Name*:

  • Agency Address*:

  • Full Name of Approving Agency CSO/Senior Management*:

  • Full Name of Approving Senior Client*:

T&C’s
  • I confirm that my APG Creative Strategy Award paper is no more than 2,000 words

  • I confirm that my APG Long Term Thinking Award paper is no more than 3,000 words

  • I have uploaded my paper as a PDF (max file size: 15mb)

  • I have included a Summary page (250 word summary and 1 picture) at the beginning of the paper

  • I have double checked the word count and it is stated it at the end of my paper

  • I have noted the following statement: Worldwide copyright and right to publish in digital and printed forms of each entry will pass to the APG and it is the responsibility of the author(s) to ensure that the approvals supplied are adequate for this purpose and that all data and information included in the paper may be published.

  • To understand how we collect and store the data given in your submissions, please view our Privacy Policy

Payment Details

Submitting inside the UK

Each primary author will need to be an active member of the APG. Your email and membership number are both needed to access the awards portal. 

If you are not a member, you will need to purchase membership along with your submission. 

Entry fee = £750+vat

APG Membership = £150+vat

Submitting outside the UK

You do not need APG membership if you live outside of the UK. 

Entry fee = £750 (+vat inside EU)

Do you have any questions?

If you have any other questions, or something isn't clear, please give us a call in the office on +44(0)208 858 0707
or email  Lexi - lexi@apg.org.uk
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