The American Advertising Awards is the advertising industry’s largest and most representative competition, attracting over 30,000 entries every year in local competitions such the Greater San Francisco competition. Gold Winners in this competition move up to one of 15 District competitions for the chance to advance to the National Finals. In addition to a professional competition, there is a concurrent student competition.
With over 200 categories covering all aspects of advertising, the American Advertising Awards Greater San Francisco competition is the first step towards the illustrious Gold “ADDY” Award.
Download categories and rules here
Click to Enter The 2020 American Advertising Awards Competition
|September 15, 2020||Competition Opens|
|January 14, 2021||Q&A Event. Learn about the competition and get your entry questions answered.|
|January 22, 2021||Deadline to Enter|
|January 29, 2021||Late Deadline To Submit Entries (subject to a late fee)|
|February 15, 2021||Winners Informed|
|March 10, 2021||Awards Gala (Most likely to be virtual/online)|
|March 22, 2021||Deadline to Forward Silver Winners to District 14 Competition|
|April 2, 2021||Deadline to order Award Duplicates or upgrade to a trophy|
Entry Fees Listed are good through the deadline day. Any entries submitted after the deadline day are subject to a $25 per entry late fee.
Please note that depending on the number of entries, there may be an overall savings to join the club when you submit entries.
AAF Member Campaign Entry: $205
Non-Member Individual Entry: $210
Non-Member Campaign Entry: $245
Student Individual: $50
Student Campaign: $55
Although the San Francisco competition will be judged on-line, we may need the entries that require the physical assets for the district or national judging. Please send the entries that require a physical submission to the processing office in Southern California.
American Advertising Awards – SF Competition
2534 S. Pleasant Ave
Ontario, CA 91761
For more Information about the 2021 American Advertising Awards Greater San Francisco Competition, please contact:
Mark Landon (888) 528-9278