Entry Guidelines

How to enter

The Marketing Excellence Awards ENTRY SUBMISSION can be fully done online. The entry submission EXTENDED deadline is 31 August, 2018 at 6pm.

Submission overview

Please download and read the ENTRY GUIDELINES PDF document before proceeding. You MUST use the PPT template provided to prepare your Entry Submission.


  • All work, campaigns or initiatives must be launched or active between the eligibility period of 1 September 2017 to 31 August 2018.
  • Entrants may submit the same entry in multiple categories. There is no limit to the number of entries an entrant may submit.
  • They must have been conceptualised, created or carried out in Hong Kong for the Hong Kong market, or for a regional and/or global market that included the Hong Kong market.

Deadline for Entry

All entries must be submitted by Friday, 31 August 2018 at 6pm.

Fees and payment

HKD 1850 per entry
Payment modes: Credit cards (Visa, Mastercard, Amex), cheques, bank transfers.

For payments made by cheque and bank transfer, they are welcome for amount over HKD10,000. An invoice will be sent to you upon confirmation of your entry submission.

All entries are non-refundable.


Any specific information or content intended for judging purposes only must be clearly indicated in Red or highlighted in red within the entry submission and will not be used for publication, and will not be disseminated beyond the judging panel in any way.


Upon submission deadline, all details on the entry submission form, including company names, credits and so on, are FINAL and CANNOT be changed and/or transferred to another party. Details will be presented accordingly on the prize announcements as well as on trophies and/or any other awards-related materials. Any changes made after submission will be charged 10% of the submission fee. Also, please ensure that all details are submitted in English only.