Advertising, PR and marketing

Advertising, PR and marketing

  • IDM Student Marketing Competition - opportunity to win hands-on experience, prizes and the opportunity to meet and impress marketing’s top VIPs. Set up your student agency, get stuck into a real-life marketing brief and pitch your solution to a real-life client. Deadline is in May each year.
  • Google Online Marketing Challenge - opportunity to experience and create online marketing campaigns using Google AdWords and Google+. Competition opens in October each year and closes in April.
  • L'Oréal Brandstorm - take part in an international marketing competition and imagine a new product line for an existing L’Oréal brand. Opens in September, registration deadline by February.
  • D&AD: New Blood Awards - annual competition to cultivate new creative talent. Open to all students and recent graduates, the challenge is to answer a creative brief set by world famous brands. Deadline for entries is in March each year.
  • IPA - run an annual competition to win a place at ‘Summer School’ where successful students are given the opportunity to spend a summer in a direct marketing, digital or healthcare advertising agency.
  • BIMA Awards - includes Student of the Year award, open to full-time students on courses relevant to the digital industry. Projects can include digital marketing and social media. Entries open in March.
  • ADCAN Awards - annual film competition to encourage unsigned filmmakers and animators to submit a 30sec ad from a chosen charity brief. You could win exposure to top production companies and have your ad promoted and featured by Vimeo. Opens in March.