Welcome to the Summit International Awards
T he Summit Awards organization recognizes excellence in the communications and marketing industry. It administers three distinguished award competitions each year to highlight outstanding work. The Summit International Awards is a United States-based organization that conducts three annual marketing awards. It is independent and not tied to any advertiser, magazine, trade association, ad club, or other outside influences.
The Summit Awards is the oldest and most prestigious organization administering marketing awards exclusively for firms with limited billings. Throughout its twenty-nine-year history, the Creative Award has become a premier arbiter of creative and communication excellence. Using stringent evaluation criteria and blind judging processes, the competitions reward only those whose work exemplifies the finest in their class.
It is the aim of the Summit Awards to make its competitions affordable and accessible to the industry as a whole. It offers streamlined internet submissions, many ways to tout winners' achievements, and a friendly, knowledgeable customer service staff. Companies from all over the world invest their promotional dollars in Summit Awards competitions for the opportunity to be recognized as Summit Awards winners.
Summit Creative AwardMay 2023
Marketing Effectiveness AwardSeptember 2023
Emerging Media AwardTBD, 2023
Today, many businesses and entrepreneurs face the challenges of an increasingly global economy, fragmenting media, and a do-it-yourself marketplace. Competition for marketing dollars is growing. The Summit Awards helps your brand stand out by recognizing talent, boosting your online presence, and associating with our internationally recognized award.
The Summit Awards is the only awards organization that gives back to the industry by offering need-based scholarships to qualified entrants and a discounted fee structure for students. In keeping with its bylaws, the Summit Awards is committed to helping reduce barriers for freelancers who need financial assistance. Please email sia@ summitawards.com for details.
One Organization | Three Awards
Marketing Effectiveness Award
Emerging Media Award
Summit Awards Offers
Prestigious 29-year reputation
Reputable blind judging
Complete visual winner Galleries
Signature, custom trophies
No required winner "acceptance fee"
Friendly, knowledgeable customer support
Who Should Enter
In-house Marketing/Creative Departments
Web & App Designers
Video and Audio Production Firms
On behalf of our highly talented team, I am both honored and humbled at this recognition of our creative excellence and commitment to high standards. Having achieved Bronze Awards in a competition inclusive of 27 countries is a very high point of this year’s achievements.
I'm so proud of my team. I know the work they do is exceptional, and seeing it put against other agency work, run through the gauntlet, and still come out with a win speaks volumes.
We are honored to be recognized by the Summit Creative Awards. Winning an award such as this shows our team’s dedication to creating the highest quality content in the industry.
It is an honor to be designated a Leader in the Emerging Media Awards. We appreciate that Summit recognizes our commitment to finding innovative ways to connect women to great businesses in their communities.
Creativity and innovation are embedded in SweetRush’s DNA. We constantly feel the need to reinvent ourselves and not just keep up with the constantly evolving uses of media for learning and development, but to actually push the envelope ourselves. Receiving an award that recognizes and celebrates that tells us we’re moving in the right direction and creating innovative solutions for our clients.
Winning a Summit Creative Award is an exciting accomplishment with vetted judges, tough criteria, and the blind judging processes. We are ecstatic to have been chosen for this prestigious international award.
We are honored to receive this level of international recognition. So many other marketing and advertising awards are entirely subjective. The Summit MEAs are different because winners are selected based on results, which is also how we evaluate the effectiveness of the work we do for our clients.
Winning a Summit Marketing Effectiveness Award is a serious accomplishment requiring demonstration of proven results.
Winning a Summit Marketing Effectiveness Award is wonderful recognition of the successful work we’ve done to develop new branding that truly reflects IDG’s strengths globally.
We’re honored to receive a Silver Summit Award and elated that our work is being celebrated by our clients and the industry.
We are honored to accept this award, as it is a culmination of all of our hard work as a team. Go, team!
This was our first time winning a Summit Creative Award. We’re extremely honored to be awarded, for the competition in this awards program runs deep.
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