The Loerie Awards aims to recognise, reward and foster creative excellence in all areas of brand communication. The awards sets a benchmark for the best creative communication from the African and Middle Eastern region, with the core message that Creativity is Business. Here is where you can find out more about entering the Loeries, including the entry criteria, categories and fees, to the judging procedure and the award ceremonies in Cape Town (21 - 23 September 2012).
New this year: A new category to encourage entries from outside South Africa - Rest of Africa & the Middle East. As well as a new TV Craft category for the Best Use of Music, plus split Digital Crafts, including Interface & Navigation, Animation, Illustration & Graphic Design, Music & Sound Design, Writing, and Photography. The deadline for entering The 34th Annual Loerie Awards is 31 May 2012 - don't forget, you can save 5% on entry fees by sending us your work by 16 April.
The Loerie Awards encompass all areas of brand communication including television, radio and print, communication design (including brand identity, architecture & interior design, package & publication design, motion graphic design), direct marketing, PR Communication, non-broadcast video, live events, sponsorship, digital communication and integrated campaigns.
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The awards are regionally focused on Africa and the Middle East, and entries from outside of this region are not eligible.
Recognised as the most prestigious award in our region, 'the Loeries' has become far more than a single awards ceremony and now includes several activities promoting creative excellence throughout the year, such as the Travelling Exhibition, Migrate magazine, seminars, and the hard-cover printed Annual the ultimate historic stamp of whos who of the years leading brands and agencies.