ADDY Call to Entry

16 Dec

Addy Entry Deadline Extended!

Due to inclement weather, the deadline for Addy submissions has been extended to Tuesday, Jan. 17 until 5 pm

The Tri-State Advertising & Marketing Professionals are looking for the best creative 2016 had to offer. The call to entry for the 2017 American Advertising Awards is Friday, Jan. 13 Tuesday, Jan. 17. Businesses, organizations and agencies are asked to submit their work to recognize the exceptional advertising created in the Cape Girardeau, Mo.; Paducah, Ky.; and Harrisburg, Ill., markets.

The Awards honor advertising excellence in all media including print, broadcast, out-of-home, web/digital and public service advertising. The competition is open to both members and non-members of Tri-State AMP.

To enter, visit All entries must be received by 5 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 13 Tuesday, Jan. 17. Physical entries should be delivered to Cape Girardeau City Hall in the Customer Service office at 401 Independence Street in Cape Girardeau. Entry fees are $49 per entry for members of Tri-State AMP, $75 for non-members and $32 for students. Entries can be accepted as early as Jan. 9.

A distinguished panel of advertising and creative executives will gather in Cape Girardeau the weekend of Jan. 20 to select the winners. To be eligible for consideration of an ADDY, all work must have been published or aired in the tristate region between Jan. 1 and Dec. 31, 2016.

The Tri-State ADDY Awards consist of a three-level (Gold, Silver and Bronze) competition. District Gold winners then advance to the national competition; winners are announced each June at AAF’s ADMERICA! national conference.

Tri-State AMP will honor the winners during an awards show on Feb. 24 at Isle Casino in Cape Girardeau. Tickets are available to the community as well as entrants. Please email Tri-State AMP with any questions at