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Call for entries 2022

Preparing for Excellence Guide 2022

Entry form: Division 1 – Campaigns

Entry form: Division 2 – Media

Entry form: Division 3 – Skills

Terms and conditions

  • Your entry must be received by 16:30 on the deadline days indicated to be eligible for the Super Saver or Early Bird fees. If your entry reaches us after 16:30 on the date of the special fee deadlines, it will be considered to be for the next deadline date. No entry will be accepted after 30 September 2022 at 23:59.
  • Your proof of payment must reach us by no later than 29 September 2022. If we haven’t received the proof of payment for your entries by this date, your entries will not be evaluated.
  • Incomplete entries will not be evaluated.
  • Entries must be submitted using the entry form template.
  • Entries exceeding the page limits will not be evaluated.
  • Entries will not be evaluated if the evaluator struggles to find the relevant work samples; make sure that you label your work samples, that all links in your entry work, and that the evaluator has easy access to everything they need to evaluate.
  • Projects and other initiatives that mainly use syndicated or reprinted material may not be entered.
  • Projects planned, created, and executed by agencies may not be entered. The institutions themselves must have completed at least 50% of the conceptualisation and the creative process. The institutions must also show that they were consistently involved in the process and approved the process.
  • Only paid-up Ordinary Institutional Members (as defined by the MOI) may enter for the Excellence Awards. At the time of entering, your institutional membership payment must already reflect in MACE’s bank account.
  • The permission and declaration section on the entry form must be completed and signed.
  • Entrants will receive feedback from the evaluators within four weeks after the results of the MACE Excellence Awards have been shared. . If you have not received your feedback after five weeks, please send an email to

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If you have any questions about the divisions, categories, or preparing your entry, please feel free to contact Dr Amanda Hamilton-Attwell at

If you have any questions about administrative issues regarding the entry process or submitting your entry, please contact Mari Steenkamp at