The local American Advertising Awards (AA Awards) competition is the first step in the American Advertising Federation (AAF) annual competition in which 60,000 advertising entries are submitted in hopes of winning a coveted ADDY. On the local level, more than 120 professional and student entries from Tri-State AMP members are judged each year and nearly 40 awards are presented at the annual awards banquet.
The 2014 Awards Show will be held Friday, February 21 at Isle Casino in Cape Girardeau.Buy ADDY Tickets
Winners of the AA Awards are eligible to compete in the second level of the three-tiered American Advertising Awards Competition, the District 9 Awards conducted in March. The District 9 winners are then eligible for the ultimate competition, the national ADDY, presented in June every year by the American Advertising Federation. As a three-tiered national competition with 60,000 entrants overall, the national American Advertising Awards are the advertising industry’s largest and most representative competition, recognizing creative excellence and the very best advertising worldwide.
Two physical copies of each component must be submitted with every entry (not including uploaded TV and radio or digital advertising components submitted as URLs). Also ALL ENTRIES must include a physical copy of the entry form.
2014 ADDY Awards Competition is now closed.
Learn more at www.aaf.org