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Development Category

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.

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 full year’s membership with The Marketing Society sponsored by Edrington. The winner will receive a paid placement with Edrington-Beam Suntory UK.

This award is sponsored by Edrington-Beam Suntory UK and Edrington.

 

1.2 Aspiring Creative Star 
Submissions are invited from anyone interested in a future career in the creative field. Entries are invited from students, graduates or anyone in Scotland with a creative flair. The finalists are invited to the Star Awards Dinner and the winner will have their idea realised as well as winning a paid placement with Union Direct and a full year’s membership with The Marketing Society.

You can find full details, the brief and the judging criteria on our dedicated webpage here. Please ensure you read the brief in full before entering. 
A shortlist will be invited to interview to present and explore their idea further. 

This award is sponsored by Union Direct
Please visit the dedicated webpage

1.4  Rising Agency Star

Candidates can be of any age but should be nominated on the basis of their achievements in 2020 and potential to become an inspirational leader. Nominations should be less than 200 words.

The judges will score the following areas;

  • Achievements in 2020 – 40 points
  • Experience – 10 points
  • Expertise – 10 points
  • Ambition – 10 points
  • Interview – 30 points

 

1.6  Rising Marketing Star

Candidates can be of any age but should be nominated on the basis of their achievements in 2020 and potential to become an inspirational leader. Nominations should be less than 200 words.

The judges will score the following areas;

  • Achievements in 2020 – 40 points
  • Experience – 10 points
  • Expertise – 10 points
  • Ambition – 10 points
  • Interview – 30 points

1.5 Rising Creative Star

Candidates can be of any age but should be nominated on the basis of their achievements in 2020 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 2020 - 30 points
  • Portfolio – 20 points
  • Experience – 10 points
  • Ambition – 10 points
  • Interview – 30 points

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The awards deadline is 5pm on February 15 2021

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