Entry Rules & Guidelines

Campaign Eligibility Period: SEPTEMBER 1, 2015  to SEPTEMBER 1, 2016

 
 

I. Entry Materials Checklist

I.a.  You must fill out the entire submission form. Missing information will result in disqualification. Supporting evidence such as any documentation, photos, demos, URL’s, etc., MUST BE sent with submissions to qualify. Any submissions submitted without supporting evidence will be disqualified. Photos, URL’s, supporting evidence are required for each submission so judges can properly understand the demonstration and scope of your entry to ensure proper assessment of your content, application or services, etc.

I.b.  Please do NOT include agency identification in company info. A Company VP MUST be included in the company portion of the submission form for security verification OR SUBMISSION WILL BE RETURNED UNTIL VERIFICATION OF A SUBMITTED EXECUTIVE CAN BE VERIFIED.  Corporate executive contact info for each company MUST be submitted on the submission form.

I.c.  Early Bird rate is  $425 USD per submission until July 1st, 2016.  Submissions received after  July 1st,  are $550.00. Submissions  accepted after Sept 1, 2016 up until Sept 30th, 2016 will include a $75 late fee.   FINAL SUBMISSIONS CLOSE OCTOBER 1ST, 2016.  Multiple submissions are accepted but each category must be submitted on a separate form.    Please provide appropriate information for verification if needed.

II. Judging Process

II.a.  The judges’ decisions are final. Details of the judging panel meetings will not be disclosed and all entries will be treated as strictly confidential. Only details of the award winners and short-listed entries in each category will be published. Please indicate any information on either the entry form or supporting material that is commercially sensitive and for the judges’ eyes only.

II.b.  Judges will be scoring companies on information and supporting evidence that will help to drive solutions and market initiatives that accelerate the growth of the mobile entertainment industry as a whole, and will give particular focus to criteria specified below:

  • Innovation: technical, creative or commercial
  • Best use of mobility
  • Ease of use
  • Quantifiable business benefits
  • Proven success in the market
  • Achievement of original objective

III. Submission Agreement

Please review the Rights statements affiliated with this Award Program.

III.a.  By submitting your entry to the Mobile Excellence Awards, you hereby grant the organizers the right to disseminate details and materials from the entry in any medium for editorial, analytical, and any other purposes. You also grant the organizers permission to contact all names submitted as part of my entry for any and all purposes pertaining to the awards programs for clarification if needed. The Mobile Excellence Awards Committee reserves the right to reposition an entry into a category more appropriately suited to its attributes, based on interpretation of the entries and categories. Entries after the deadline will not be guaranteed for consideration.

III.b.  Submission fees are $425 per submission. Any late submissions will include a $150 late fee per entry. Late submissions include any submissions received between AUGUST 1st and SEPTEMBER 1st, 2015. Payments are accepted by check or credit card only. If paying online with PayPal, submission company must be referenced to ensure proper payment credit.

NO REFUNDS ISSUED FOR ANY REASON! IF PAYING BY CREDIT CARD, ALL STATEMENTS WILL READ AS MOBILE EXCELLENCE AWARDS. IF ANY FALSE CHARGEBACKS ARE MADE, THE COMPANY BEING SUBMITTED WILL BE LEGALLY LIABLE FOR ALL ADDITIONAL FEES.