The Email & Data Driven Marketing Awards FAQ’s2018-01-21T16:50:18+00:00

The EDDM Awards FAQs – Frequently Asked Questions

Download the EDDM Awards 2018 Guide – In this document, you will find all the information you need to enter your submissions along with a description of each award category. Click here to download the EDDM Awards 2018 Guide now.

Nominations are open to all organizations whether B2B, B2C or nonprofit using email marketing and/or data-driven marketing targeted at consumers or businesses in the EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa) region.

Agencies can nominate on behalf of themselves or clients. Technology providers can also nominate on behalf of themselves or clients.

Companies residing outside the EMEA region but using email marketing and/or data-driven marketing targeted at consumers or businesses residing in Europe, Middle East or Africa are eligible.

Any campaign or activity targeting an audience anywhere in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, is eligible to participate.

  • For Email Marketing Personality of The Year, only persons residing in Europe, the Middle East or Africa are eligible to be nominated.
  • For Best of Europe, only brands headquartered in a European country are eligible to compete in that category.
  • For Best of Africa, only brands headquartered in an African country are eligible to compete in that category.
  • For Best of Middle East, only brands headquartered in a country in the Middle East are eligible to compete in that category.

You can nominate work in these 4 major categories:

  • Main Categories (click to learn more)
  • Regional Categories incl. Best of EMEA Email Marketing (Gold Winner)
  • Vertical Categories – Retail, E-commerce, B2B, Travel and Hospitality
  • Free Categories (click to learn more)

Click here to learn more about the categories

For each client brand you can nominate up to 3 campaigns or activities for each category. For example in the Best Newsletter category you can nominate three different newsletters for the same brand.

The deadline for submission of nominations is 28th March 2018 at 17:00h GMT.

Work published or launched between 1st December 2016 and February 20th, 2018 is eligible to participate.

The fee for nominations varies according to the date of submission and categories.

The “early bird” registrations correspond to applications received until February 2nd, 2018 and the “regular” registrations for applications submitted from February 3rd to March 1st, 2018.

Click here to see the nomination price for each category.

Payment can be made by credit card or via international bank transfer. Proof of payment must be sent to eddm@markedu.com

Apart from the chance to win one of the coveted awards, all paid nominations enjoy these benefits:

  • 1 free ticket to attend the awards ceremony taking place in Lisbon on the evening of April 19th, 2018.
  • 15% discount on tickets for the Future Email Marketing Conference taking place in Lisbon on April 20th, 2018.
  • € 100 voucher, which can be used to attend any of Markedu’s training events or awards.
Winners and runner-ups receive a trophy, plaque or certificate.
In case of withdrawal after the closing date for entries, there will be no refund of the registration fee.
Click here to start your registration

The Awards Night & The Future of Email Conference

The Awards Night takes place in Lisbon and coincides with The Future Email Conference. Here’s what you can expect

  • Great industry speakers will give you a mesmirizing sneak-peak of what’s to come.
  • Interesting networking with your peers from across EMEA.
  • A delicious culinary experience served with a splash of exhillarating entertainment.
  • A wonderful experience celebrating the best email marketing and data-driven marketing has to offer.