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How to Enter

Entries for the 2021 TVZN-NZ Marketing Awards are now closed!

For any questions on the judging process, please contact the Events team, or call 09 361 7760. See our FAQ section for more on this.

Entry Requirements

Entries for the Sector and Excellence Awards must relate to the period 13 June 2020 – 14 May 2021 (this is the last day of entries received) and must relate to a marketing initiative/project that originated in New Zealand. If a marketing initiative/project has previously entered into the marketing awards, the new entry must clearly detail how this entry is different from the one previously entered.

Entries for the Marketer of the Year award are open to a marketer who has demonstrated success in a diverse range of marketing skills and competencies and has achieved outstanding results throughout his or her marketing career, with an emphasis on measurables achievements in the last 12 months.

Entries for the Young Marketer of the Year award are open to those at the very beginning of their marketing careers. This will be awarded to the marketer, who with no more than 2 years’ marketing experience, has been able to make a significant contribution to a marketing project or initiative within their company over the last 12 months. (Please Note: Applicants need to be NZ residents at time of application).

Sample Entry Forms

To help you navigate the entry process, we have put together a list of sample entry forms. Click on the relevant entry form below to give you a better idea of what information is required ahead of entering:

Sector Sample Entry Form

Excellence Sample Entry Forms

Best Use of Customer Insight/Data Sample Entry Form
Best Marketing Communications Strategy Sample Entry Form
Best Use of Sponsorship Sample Entry Form
Best Brand Extension/Innovation Sample Entry Form
Best Purpose-driven Marketing Strategy Sample Entry Form
Best Internal Marketing Strategy Sample Entry Form
Best Emerging Business/New Brand Sample Entry Form
Best Brand Transformation Sample Entry Form
Best Marketing on a Shoestring Budget Sample Entry Form
Best In-House Marketing Sample Entry Form
Best Collaboration Sample Entry Form
Long-Term Agency Partnership Sample Entry Form
Long-Term Marketing Excellence Sample Entry Form

Individual Awards Entry Forms

Young Marketer of the Year Sample Entry Form
Marketer of the Year Sample Entry Form
Hall of Fame Sample Entry Form

Cost to Enter

Sector Awards or Excellence Awards 

  • $395 + GST for one category
  • $750 + GST for two categories
  • $1000 + GST for three categories
  • $1250 + GST for four categories
  • $1500 + GST for five categories
  • Additional Awards – $50 + GST per additional category (after first five categories)

Individual Category Awards

  • $195 + GST per entry

Late Entry Fee

  • $150 + GST per entry

Marketing Hall of Fame

  • Free

Entry Deadlines

The deadline for submitting entries is 5pm Friday 14 May, 2021 – however, we have an extended ‘late entries’ deadline of 5pm Friday 21 May at an additional cost of $150 + GST per entry.

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