What are the Entry Period dates?

Our online entry portal will be open from Monday 13th May at 10am to Wednesday 4th September 6pm

What are the Eligibility dates?

The content should have been aired/published for the first time between 1st June 2023 and 31st May 2024

When is the Shortlist being announced?

The shortlist will be announce on Monday 23rd September

When will the winners be announced?

Winners will be announced during our live awards show on 22nd October at HERE at The Outernet.

What do you mean by Emerging Talent?

As we would like to welcome, showcase, and celebrate the best work from those individuals recently starting their carriers, we do not have an age limit on Young Arrows.

Young Arrows is open to anyone with less than 3 years’ experience in their current role.

Who can submit work?

Entries can come from the advertiser, the advertising agency, the production company, the post-production company, the audio company or a freelancer or individual involved in the creation or production of the entry.

How can I submit my work?

To submit work in competition, you will need to register in our system here. Once you have registered and landed on your Dashboard, follow these simple steps:

1. Click on the Create New Entry button
2. Select the Young Arrows 24 Award
3. Accept our Terms and Conditions
4. Fill in the Entry Form, including the basic credits list - brand, product, title, agency, etc.
5. Upload your film - please make sure it is up to spec to avoid the system automatically rejecting the film
6. Select your category and add nominee name(s) to the form or other mandatory/optional documentation
7. Check the box at the end of the form to confirm all information submitted is correct
8. Click on Review and Submit

Can I amend an entry?

If you need to amend and entry, please contact the Awards Team on - deadline to amend entries is Wednesday 4th September.

What is the film upload spec?

These are our technical specification for entry films:

RESOLUTION HD 1920 x 1080
CODEC H264 Progressive
FILE TYPE .mov or .mp4

All content entered must be anonymous. Your media (including any supporting film or PDF) will be rejected if it does not also comply with the following guidelines:

No slates.

No logos (except the brand being advertised).

No names of nominees, production personnel, companies or job titles in text or VO.

No recognisable people or nominees on screen or identifiable in VO.

No on-screen credits - any credits must be blurred, redacted or removed.

How does the judging process work?

All judging is conducted blind. We do not share the nominee’s information with the jury ahead of or during judging.

Our jury members represent the breadth and scope of the advertising industry in the UK. The jury is made up of clients and agency experts along with some of the finest creatives, directors, production experts and postproduction teams in the business. We attract the smartest, most diverse, most passionate, and most engaged jury each year

How can I become a Jury Member?

If you are interested in being part of the Young Arrows Jury, please send an email to Sergio on including a link to your LinkedIn profile. In case of being successful, we will contact you directly.

The final jury selection is made by the Jury Chairs and approved by the Board of Directors.

How can I become a partner?

Please contact Sophie on to discuss how to become a Young Arrows partner

If you have further questions, please call the British Arrows office on 0207 734 6962 or email us on

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