The American Advertising Federation of Northeastern Pennsylvania (AAF NEPA) has issued its Call for Entries for the 2017-2018 American Advertising Awards Competition. The annual competition recognizes exceptional advertising created in the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton metropolitan market. The American Advertising Awards honor advertising excellence in all media including online, non-traditional, print, broadcast and out-of-home. It is the first level of a three-tiered national competition that is the advertising industry’s largest.

All entries must be received by Friday, January 19, 2018.  Entries can be made online and physical work must be submitted. The AAAwards Drop Off Party will be held on Friday, January 19, at AV Restaurant on Penn Ave in Scranton from 6-8pm.

Winners will be announced at the Northeastern Pennsylvania American Advertising Awards ceremony held on March 2nd at the Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel in Scranton, PA. Award winners at the local level will be eligible to advance to the district and national level.

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* Late entries subject to $25 late fee.





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