Animation awards

Our comprehensive database of animation awards is updated monthly so you never miss an awards deadline. Has your animation company produced something special? Is your work award-worthy? This listing is updated monthly and will help you find the animation awards you absolutely have to enter. If you spot something missing, then let our Chief Awards Officer know on video@thisisdefinition.com.

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Name (click an award for more info)Entry DeadlineRegionCost to Enter
The Drum Digital (DADI) Awards10 July 2024Global£476+VAT
Ragan’s Video, Visual & Virtual Awards19 July 2024Global$425
The Lovie Awards2 August 2024EuropeFrom €145
Marketing Effectiveness Award7 August 2024GlobalFrom $135
The Smarties27 October 2024GlobalFrom $279
UK Paid Media Awards6 December 2024UKFrom £195 + VAT
AVA Digital Awards2024 dates TBAUK$120 – $195
Webby Awards2025 dates TBAGlobalTBA
Digiday Awards2025 dates TBAEuropeFrom $449
Digiday Media2025 dates TBAEuropeFrom $499
Muse Creative Awards2025 dates TBAGlobal$125 – $220
CIPR Excellence Awards2025 dates TBAGlobalFrom £280
NYX Video Awards2025 dates TBAGlobal$115 – $215
Hermes Creative Awards2025 dates TBAGlobalFrom $125
Vega Digital Awards2025 dates TBAGlobalFrom $115
Communicate Lens Awards2025 dates TBAUK & Europe£195 – £295
Davey Awards2025 dates TBAGlobalFrom $175
The Rookie Awards2025 dates TBAGlobalFree