American Advertising Awards

The American Advertising Awards is one of the industry's largest creative competitions, attracting nearly 35,000 professional and student entries each year through local club competitions. The mission of the American Advertising Awards is to recognize and reward the spirit of creative excellence in advertising.

The American Advertising Awards 2020 National Show is Now Available!


American Advertising Awards

About the Awards

Learn more about the American Advertising Awards.
American Advertising Awards


Rules & Categories, Judges Portal, creative files to promote your local competition, forms to order trophies or duplicates of the National ADDYs.

Enter Your Local Competition

Find your local competition, review its entry info and submit your work.
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Student Division

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

Partnership Opportunities

Take advantage of connecting with the nation's most creative advertisers. 

2020 National Judges

See the judges of this year's national competition.

Past Winners

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


American Advertising Awards committee is instrumental in the development and implementation of the National American Advertising Awards competition.

Questions? Contact Us.

Contact Amanda Dehart with questions about the American Advertising Awards.