American Advertising Awards

National Awards | June 8, 2018 | Chicago

The American Advertising Awards is the advertising industry's largest and most representative competition, attracting more than 40,000 entries every year from local ad club competitions. The mission of the American Advertising Awards competition is to recognize and reward the creative spirit of excellence in the art of advertising.


American Advertising Awards

About the Awards

Learn more about the history of the American Advertising Awards.

Enter Your Local Competition

Find your local competition, review its entry info and submit your work.
American Advertising Awards


Here you will find the Rules & Categories, the Judges Portal, creative files to promote your local competition, as well as forms to order trophies or duplicates of the National ADDYs.
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Student Division

Learn more about the Student Division of the American Advertising Awards.

Partnership Opportunities

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2017 National Judges

Read more about this year's National Judges

Past Winners

View previous years' winners and their work from all categories.

Questions? Contact Us.

Contact Joanne Schecter with questions about the American Advertising Awards.