Addy Awards

The World’s Largest Advertising Competition

2016 ADDY Award Winners

Congratulations to all the winners who produced the most awe-inspiring advertisements and marvelous media in North Dakota!

The Next Step

All gold-winning entries now move on to the District 8 ADDY competition at no cost to the entrants. Silver-winning entries are eligible to compete at the district competition for a fee of $100 per entry. If your project won a silver award at the local level and you would like it to move on to the next level of competition, contact Jeff Knight at by Wednesday, March 1, 2017.

Duplicate Awards – Due March 18, 2017

To order duplicate and/or replacement ADDY awards, contact Tina Flach at by Friday, March 18, 2017. Each duplicate award is $40 until March 18, 2017, and $80 after that date. Orders will be processed after the deadline.


The AAF’s annual ADDY Awards program honors excellence in advertising and cultivates the highest creative standards. It is the only creative awards program administered by the advertising industry for the industry. Each year, AAF members across the country enter more than 60,000 samples of their best work. This makes the ADDYs the world’s largest advertising competition.

AAF-ND Gold ADDY winners proceed to the 8th District completion. District gold winner go on to the national finals.

Entering the American Advertising Awards supports the entire advertising industry, because the AAF and its local and district affiliates use the proceeds to enhance advertising through programs such as public service, professional development, internships, advocacy groups, advertising education, and consumer awareness.

Join us Friday, February 24, 2017
Holiday Inn | Fargo, ND

Complimentary Tickets Available for all AAF-ND Members
Guests or Non-Member Pricing $70
Student Pricing $40

We invite you to an intimate social event where we’ll showcase the finest creative work from our area. Mingle with fellow nominees over hors d’oeuvres, catch up with old friends, and enjoy live music by Heart & Soul — all leading up to the regions’ most anticipated award show of the year.

6:00 PM – Social Hour with live music by Heart & Soul
7:00 PM – Awards Ceremony
9:00 PM –
Silver Medal Social

Click Here to Register for Event

Advertising's Silver Medal

The Silver Medal Award is awarded annually to an individual who has helped raise the stature of the advertising industry. We invite you to submit the names of worthy individuals for consideration of this prestigious honor!

Prepare a Silver Medal Nomination for a deserving individual today. It’s the best way to say, “Thank you for all you have done and are doing for this industry, club and community.”

NOTE ON PREVIOUS NOMINATIONS: Please resubmit any previous nominations so we can evaluate the most current information for each candidate. We keep past nominations on file for a few years only. If you’re not sure if your nomination application is current, please contact us.