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There is no cost to enter the Development Awards. The Rising Marketing Star, Rising Agency Star and Rising Creative Star categories are by nomination only. If you know someone or work with a Rising Star you would like to nominate, please email [email protected] with your nomination which should be in less than 200 words.

Candidates will then be contacted, asked to complete a questionnaire and if shortlisted, will be invited for interview.

All shortlisted candidates in the Development Category will be invited for an interview on March 26 2020.

1.1 Star School Award in association with Young Enterprise Scotland and the SQA
This award will be presented to the team of pupils that produces the best marketing strategy as part of their business plan for a new product or service developed in line with the YES Business Award involving schools throughout Scotland.

1.3 Star Marketing Student
Star Marketing Students are nominated by universities and colleges from across Scotland and assessed at an Apprentice Day based on a number of team tasks as well as individual interviews. The finalists will be invited to the Star Awards Dinner. All nominated students are rewarded with a graduate membership sponsored by Edrington.   The winner will receive a paid 3 month placement with Edrington-Beam Suntory UK.

This award is sponsored by Edrington-Beam Suntory UK

 

1.2 Star Creative Student
Submissions are invited from students studying a variety of creative subjects at universities and colleges across Scotland working on a real client brief. The finalists are invited to the Star Awards Dinner.

This award is sponsored by Union Direct

This year for the Rising Agency Star, Rising Marketing Star and Rising Creative Star, we are going to change the age criteria to reflect growing trends for potential candidates who may have had a later start to their career or have returned to work after a career break.

Candidates can be of any age but should be nominated on the basis of their achievements in 2019 and potential to become an inspirational leader.

Nominations should be less than 200 words.

1.4  Rising Agency Star

This year we are going to change the age criteria to reflect growing trends for potential candidates who may have had a later start to their career or have returned to work after a career break.

Candidates can be of any age but should be nominated on the basis of their achievements in 2019 and potential to become an inspirational leader.  Nominations should be less than 200 words.

The judges will score the following areas;

  • Achievements in 2019 – 40 points
  • Experience – 10 points
  • Expertise – 10 points
  • Ambition – 10 points
  • Interview – 30 points

 

1.6  Rising Marketing Star

This year we are going to change the age criteria to reflect growing trends for potential candidates who may have had a later start to their career or have returned to work after a career break.

Candidates can be of any age but should be nominated on the basis of their achievements in 2019 and potential to become an inspirational leader.  Nominations should be less than 200 words.

The judges will score the following areas;

  • Achievements in 2019 – 40 points
  • Experience – 10 points
  • Expertise – 10 points
  • Ambition – 10 points
  • Interview – 30 points

1.5 Rising Creative Star

This year we are going to change the age criteria to reflect growing trends for potential candidates who may have had a later start to their career or have returned to work after a career break.

Candidates can be of any age but should be nominated on the basis of their achievements in 2019 and potential to become an inspirational leader.  Nominations should be less than 200 words.  Creative teams of two will also be considered for this award.

The judges will score the following areas;

  • Achievements and projects in 2019 - 30 points
  • Portfolio – 20 points
  • Experience – 10 points
  • Ambition – 10 points
  • Interview – 30 points

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Deadline for entries 17th February 2020

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