Strong, bold women are everywhere. Introducing the Athena Advertising Awards, a joint For eight years, The Athena Film Festival has showcased Academy Award-nominated films, top-tier narratives, documentaries, and shorts that celebrate the stories of remarkable, courageous women leaders. This year, we are extending that celebration of women to the world’s most pervasive media: advertising. The Athena Advertising Awards honor creative advertising that depicts strong, bold women from all walks of life, recognizing marketing messages infused with ambition, moxie, courage, and resilience. Submissions open June 15 and will close on September 8, 2017.
WHO SHOULD ENTER?
Any American brand from any industry that has produced work since January 2016 that depicts bold, courageous women is eligible and encouraged to enter.
The five award categories are:
- Social Marketing
- Integrated Campaigns
The Awards presentation will be on Nov 3, 2017 at The 3% Conference in New York City, before an audience of 1,000 male and female creative leaders.The Awards presentation will be replayed as part of the Athena Film Festival, February 22 – 25, 2018 at Barnard College, where winning ads will also be showcased.