AWARD calls for ‘wildcard’ jury members

Creative awards AWARD is looking for ‘wildcard’ jurists who want to get involved in next year’s event.  

The announcement:

AWARD, responsible for the regions’ most prestigious creative awards, is looking for members to join its high power AWARD Awards Jury.

It has made available a number of wildcards to judge alongside the panel consisting of creative industry leaders from different agencies across Australasia, with individual categories chaired by local Creative Directors.

“The AWARD Awards signal best practice in communications and how our industry is evolving,” said Craig Davis, AWARD Chairman.

“The awards attract ideas from the world of design, advertising and digital communications and we have decided to open a number of wildcard positions across selected juries.”

Applicant judges can be based in Australia, New Zealand or Asia but need to be present at the judging of the awards taking place mid February in Sydney.

To be eligible for selection interested individuals need to submit a hundred word note on their suitability for the job and why they would bring a unique and valuable perspective to the judging before Wednesday November 3.

The annual awards have drawn over two thousand entries across categories, including newly created categories of music video, applications, social media, environmental design, and branded content.

The annual AWARD awards night is scheduled for February 2011, as part of the Communications Council’s creative festival taking place in Sydney’s CarriageWorks and State Theatre.

Judging Categories:

Direct Marketing

Craft in Film

Film & Video

Print Craft

Print, Poster, Outdoor & Ambient




Creative Innovation & Integrated

To enter or for more information, contact Genevieve Murphy on 0282973800 or email your application to Genevieve@communicationscouncil.org.au

Source: Communications Council press release


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