Help & FAQs

Need advice?

If you need further advice, please contact [email protected] or call +44 (0)1706 828 855 and one of the team will be able to help with your enquiry.

When is the entry deadline?

The entry deadline is Friday 6 November 2020.

Who can enter?

The Northern Digital Awards reward the very best in digital marketing campaigns and talent in the region. You can enter as long as you are either based in the North of England or your campaign covers the North of England.

Who is judging the awards?

The awards are judged by an esteemed panel of industry leaders and experts, the judging is a rigorous two-stage process including pre-scoring to determine shortlists and a judging meeting where entries are discussed and evaluated in detail to decide the winning entries. You can see the full panel here:

Is there a file upload limit?

All files must not exceed 2MB each. You can upload up to three supporting documents, along with your entry form.

What supporting materials can I provide?

Supporting materials can be provided in Word, PDF or JPEG formats. Zip Files and videos cannot be accepted. If you wish to use video evidence as supporting material, please include a link to the file online in your entry form under ‘supporting documents’.

Is there a word limit?

All entries must not exceed 1000 words. The word count does not include the company information at the start of the form or the questions already within the form.

How do I enter?

To submit an entry, please download the entry form, complete and upload (as a word or PDF document) when prompted via the online entry portal.

Is there a limit to the number of entries I can submit?

No – you can submit an unlimited amount of entries in multiple categories. We even offer discounts for multiple entries. Any organisation submitting 10 entries will receive 2 additional free entries.

How much does it cost?

Each entry will be charged an administration fee of £145 + VAT* per entry which must be paid online when submitting your entry or entries. Please click on the link on your confirmation page to download your receipt. *Entries submitted after the first closing date of 6 November 2020 will be charged a late submission fee, the cost per entry after midnight on 6 November (until 13 November 2020) will be £185 + VAT.

Where will the awards take place?

The 2021 Northern Digital Awards will be presented at a gala dinner and awards ceremony in Leeds on Thursday 28 January. You can find out more about the event on the about page.