Enter the American Advertising Awards (AAAs)

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How to Enter the AAAs

Download Rules and Categories

Entry Fees

  • American Advertising Federation-Northern Illinois Members: $90
  • Non Members: $180
  • Student Members: $45
  • Student Non Members: $90

enter 5 AAAs and get your 6th entry FREE

Entering Made Easy

  • Give yourself time to submit your work. The process is clearly documented, but it takes a bit of time.
  • Browse the categories and determine which ones are the best fit for your work.
  • Submit an entry form for each project and submit graphic files online.
  • Print and submit hard copies of your entry form and any supplemental materials to V2 Marketing, 220 E. State St. Suite G, Rockford, IL before 5pm on Friday, January 24th.
  • Pay online during the entry process.
  • Save the date for the American Advertising Awards Show – Friday, February 21st .
  • Win at the big show.

Deadline to drop off AAF Award/AAA entries: Friday, January 24th @ 5pm
Enter online, then bring your entries to V2 Marketing Communications

Get your ticket to the 2020 American Advertising Awards Show

Friday, February 21st, at Prairie Street Brewhouse.

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Sponsorship Information

Sponsorships are open to any and all businesses in the local area who have are involved in advertising, communications and design and are interested in supporting our local chapter. We typically receive sponsorships from media outlets, vendors and even some agencies. Your sponsorship goes directly to the American Advertising Federation of Northern Illinois, with proceeds benefiting the club and allowing for exciting, relevant programming/speakers throughout the year.

Please note that sponsorships do not, and have not ever, effected the outcome of these awards. Our judges come from outside the market place without prior knowledge of entries or entrants.

Please consider supporting the American Advertising Federation of Northern Illinois with your sponsorship and we would love to see you at the event.

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