Coming 2019

The First Step in the Nation’s Largest Advertising Competition.

The American Advertising Awards is the advertising industry’s largest and most representative competition, attracting more than 40,000 entries each year across the nation. The mission of the American Advertising Awards competition is to recognize and reward the creative spirit of excellence in the art of advertising.

The Greatest in Northeast PA

The American Advertising Federation of Northeastern Pennsylvania (AAF NEPA) present the NEPA American Advertising Awards annually to honor exceptional advertising created in the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton metropolitan market. The ADDY Awards are presented in categories representing all forms of advertising including online, print, broadcast and out-of-home. ADDY winners in NEPA then compete at a district level with the chance to advance to the national competition.

The Greatest Students

The American Advertising Awards Competition: Student Division is a unique national awards program designed especially for college students. Work entered at the local level can advance to the regional and national judging, just like the work entered by professionals. AAF NEPA has one of the largest and most competitive student competitions in our region, we are proud to say several national Gold Student ADDY winners entered the competition right here in Northeast Pennsylvania.

Categories Include:

  • PRINT ADS
  • DIGITAL CREATIVE
  • WEBSITES
  • SOCIAL MEDIA
  • CAMPAIGNS
  • COPYWRITING
  • VIDEO
  • RADIO ADS
  • PHOTOGRAPHY
  • ILLUSTRATION
  • OUTDOOR
  • PACKAGE DESIGN
  • AND MORE!

Learn more and view a complete list of rules and categories here.

Be a Part of the Greatest ADDYS and Become a Sponsor!

As the largest local event specifically targeted to the advertising community, this is the premier place to get your name in front of advertising and marketing professionals in our area. Find your perfect sponsorship level, create your own custom sponsorship, or simply place an ad in our program book.

See what you missed at last year’s awards.