The award categories


Sector categories

Outstanding campaigns, screen placements, technical innovation, sector-specific products, etc.

S1 – Large Retailers – chains and flagships (including retail banking)
S2 – Small Business/Local Retail
S3 – Workplace Communications
S4 – Public Venues (inc. transport, retail, museums and historic sites, sports & entertainment, etc)
S5 – Healthcare and Fitness
S6 – Education and Training
S7 – Digital Out Of Home Advertising
S8 – Hotels, Resorts and Attractions,
S9 – Restaurants & Food Service


Content & Creativity

To find the best of the campaigns and content; informing, entertaining and enhancing the customer experience. The judges will decide the winners based on:

C1 – Creative Execution – advertising
C2 – Creative Execution – marketing and communications
C3 – Technical Achievement



To find the best innovation across digital signage, including manufacturers, installers, network providers and content providers:

I1 – Display and/or player technology, including associated products
I2 – Management and related software
I3 – Overall solutions – high-profile site
I4 – Overall solutions – multiple venue rollout


Outstanding Individual

O1 – Outstanding Individual (sponsored by SIXTEEN:NINE).

Judging of all the other categories is well under way so we are now ready to encourage you to send in your nominations for Outstanding Individual. You can access the special nomination form here.

Nomination will be accepted from any individual who believes their contribution to the DS and DOOH industry has been exceptional, or from third party nominees who want to nominate a colleague or industry peer for their outstanding work or career.

Nominations for this prestigious award are encouraged from around the world. Please nominate now.


Grand Prix

There will be one top accolade for the company or individual that the judges deem the best of the bunch among entries and selected winners. The honoree may have produced the most sensational creative work, or the subject matter expert judges may select a relatively low-profile winner based on innovation and remarkable technical achievement.


Please remember: the closing date for entries is October 15, each year.


Time pressures for preparing good entries can be tough. If you need a helping hand writing your awards submissions contact Boost Marketing. They are experts in preparing awards submissions and act completely independently of any awards scheme. There is no financial relationship between the Digital Signage Awards and Boost Marketing: (UK & Europe) (USA)  (Ireland)  (New Zealand, Australia, Oceania) (France, Belgium, Switzerland, other French-speaking territories)



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Winner’s trophy