Enter the Young Ones Student Awards, the premier competition for creative students around the world. Get your work seen by industry leaders and win a Pencil, Cube or Portfolio Award.

Deadline: Friday, March 2, 2018. All entries must be submitted digitally.   ENTER HERE

The Client Brief gives students the opportunity to develop concepts for leading brands. This year, Sonnet tasks students with creating optimistic insurance campaigns.

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Q&A w/ Sonnet Insurance

The Social Brief asks students to put their ingenuity to use for a good cause. This year, the brief focuses on a global health crisis, opioid overdose awareness and prevention campaigns.

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Q&A w/ FCB Health

This scholarship was established in honor of the late Patrick Kelly, with the intention of recognizing the accomplishments and potential of an aspiring young creative. The recipient is chosen on the merits of his or her application, portfolio, and teacher recommendations, and will be awarded a grant of $2,000. We invite all students who are driven to pursue a career in advertising to apply.

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The Client Pitch Competition is an opportunity for students to pitch their Young Ones Brief entries to a group of top creatives and client representatives. This competition is judged by the participants' ability to articulate a focused and persuasive marketing pitch.

The entering teams be judged live and have the chance to win $2,000 to be awarded at the Young Ones Student Awards Ceremony.

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The Design Brief asks students to create a poster that unifies communities by illustrating a positive image of refugees and migrants in major cities around the world.

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Q&A w/ The United Nations

The Portfolio award is a unique platform for young creatives to showcase their body of work, giving students more opportunities to stand out and get hired.

One lucky young winner in the Portfolio Competition will have the chance to interview for a six-month paid internship at Disney Yellow Shoes in LA, the in-house agency for the Walt Disney Company!

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The ADC award offers college-level creatives the chance to submit a single piece of work. From book design to animation, students can compete in the same categories as the professional ADC Awards.

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