SCOTCH FEST

Mega cool advertising festival

About the festival

Scotch Fest – is an international mega cool advertising festival for students and young professionals (under the age of 25) in the field of advertising, public relations, marketing, design, journalism and other areas. The participants can compete for 1st, 2nd, 3rd places in 8 categories, including commercial and social advertising and also in additional theme categories.


Presentation of the festival

CONTEST CATEGORIES

You can enter your creative works into all categories without any restrictions. Each category consists of 2 types: social and commercial. Winners (1st, 2nd, 3rd places) will be defined in each category. The Chairman of Jury will determine the best advertising entry of the Festival, which will be awarded the Festival Grand Prix.
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FILM

Shoot a film on a camera or a smartphone. Promote a product or draw attention to social problem. Duration: up to 2 minutes.

PRESS

Create an advertisement, which is worth appearing in press. You can promote any product, service, company or draw attention to social problem.

OUT OF HOME

Create an advertisement, suitable for city life. You can promote any product, service, company or draw attention to social problem.

INNOVATIONS AND START-UP

If you have any innovative solutions in technical, social or other areas, or have an idea of your own start-up, send your project, executed in PDF.

ADVERTISING SELFIE

Interesting selfie is useful selfie! Make a selfie-shoot and involve a product, service, company or draw attention to social problem.


VIRAL VIDEO

Submit a viral video, duration up to 5 minutes. The more emotional this video is – the higher your chances to win are.


WEB DESIGN

In this category the projects with design of the web-site will be assessed. You can enter with .jpg image. Also you can add a link for the web-site (if the web-site is available).

OTHER ADVERTISING

Scotch Fest has no restrictions. We have established the nomination "Other" for those projects which do not comply with any of these categories.

Interesting facts aboutScotch Fest

Creating history together
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2015

The first Scotch Fest took place in 2015 in Borys Grinchenko Kyiv University and was organized by the first-year students of the chair of Advertising and Public Relations. The festival was supported by 20 sponsors, and the cash equivalent of the prize pool was up to $2000.


2016

Scotch fest became a national festival. We got more than 300 creative entries from Ukraine, the cash equivalent of the prize pool became higher, than the previous year.

2017

Festival became international.

ПCompetitive ratio of participants’ works in the categories

Film

65% Complete

Press

80% Complete

Out of home

80% Complete

Advertising selfie

30% Complete

Digital

40% Complete

Other

35% Complete

Subscribe to get more information

750

creative entries

410

participants

18

members of jury

4000

the prize pool cash equivalent

40

sponsors and partners

The jury of the festival

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Head of the jury

Maxim Lazebnik

General Director of All-Ukrainian Advertising Coalition

The organizing committee

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The festival is organized by Institute of Journalism and students of the chair of Advertising and PR form Borys Grinchenko Kyiv University.

Viktor Shyian

Project manager

Evgenia Travina

relations with sponsors

Karyna Borzakivska

media relations

Anna Onishchenko

jury and participants relations

Viktoria Koval

relations with universities

Anastasiya Palienko

organization support

Liza Sayevych

organization support

Maria Myskova

organization support

Scotch Fest values

Values help us to become the best festival ever
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Development

The main aim of the Scotch Fest advertising festival is improvement of creativity of young people, who are interested in advertising. Developing youth, we strive to improve the quality of the advertising in general.

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OBJECTIVITY

Maksym Lazebnyk , All-Ukrainian NGO "Ukrainian Advertising Coalition" (UAC) Executive Director, has been chairman of jury for two years. The festival is run by the jury, who are titled and recognized experts in marketing and advertising. We are sure of being objective.

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MOTIVATION

The best motivation is recognition from the advertising experts. Also our winners get mega cool (as Scotch fest is) presents by our sponsors. Every year Scotch Fest is supported by many sponsors, the retail price of the prize pool is nearly $ 2000.

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TEAM

We are team of like-minded, ideological group, who aim at the development of the advertising as well as festival participants and partners who share our goals.

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ORGANIZATION

We have a very careful approach to organization issues. Each participant can expect the personal informational support in preparing for the competition by the Organizing Committee. Each entry is accepted, processed and delivered to the jury.

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FAQ

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Who can take part in the festival?

Our festival is international. Any person from any part of the world in the age of 17-25 years old can take participate.

When are the deadline, date of the festival conduction and awarding?

Participants’ entries are accepted from 15.04.2017 till 28.05.2017. Dates of festival and Award Ceremony - 6.06.2017.

How to entry?

Download your creative entry on a file sharing site and add a link for downloading in your application online form..

What is the prize pool of the festival in 2017?

The prize pool will be announced in April. At the moment we are having negotiations with sponsors and partners.

Contact us Scotch Fest

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Ukraine, Kiev, Marshal Timoshenka street, 13B

scotch.festival@gmail.com

0966882888