CLEVELAND, Jan. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Content Marketing Institute (CMI), a UBM company, recognizes and awards the best of the best content marketing projects, agencies and marketers in the industry. The Content Marketing Awards (CMAs), the largest content marketing awards program in the world, is now accepting entries for the 2017 awards program.

Content Marketing Award entry forms are now available.

The 2017 Content Marketing Awards includes 92 categories covering every medium from print to digital to in-person events, focusing on strategy, distribution, editorial and design. Entries will be judged by an all-star panel of leading industry influencers and experts in content marketing.

What you need to know to apply:

  • Submissions will be accepted online only – But print entries will be required to mail examples
  • Open to all companies, organizations & institutions that create content marketing, branded or custom content in print or digital form
  • Entries must have been created in the calendar year 2016 to qualify
  • Supply as much data as possible about success of project
  • Share your story – provide a narrative about your strategy & process to help judges evaluate your project

Individual category finalists and winners will be announced in July 2017. Each category winner will automatically have a chance to win the overall Project of the Year. Additionally, each entrant also has the ability to nominate their agency for Agency of the Year. The Project of the Year and Agency of the Year will both be announced at a live awards ceremony at Content Marketing World in Cleveland on September 7, 2017, along with the Content Marketer of the Year.

Important deadlines:

  • Early bird deadline ends March 10, 2017
  • Regular deadline ends April 21, 2017
  • Final deadline is April 28, 2017

Fill out a Content Marketing Award entry form NOW on the CMA entry page.

Watch this video to learn more about the CMA program.

For more information including a list of categories, the rules, FAQs, a list of judges or to see past winners, visit the Content Marketing Awards website:

The Content Marketing Awards launched in 2004, with the agency and marketer of the year portions of the awards program initiated in 2012.  It is now the premier content marketing award program in the world.

About Content Marketing Institute

Content Marketing Institute is the leading global content marketing education and training organization, teaching enterprise brands how to attract and retain customers through compelling, multichannel storytelling. CMI’s Content Marketing World event, the largest content marketing-focused event, is held every September in Cleveland, Ohio, USA, and the Intelligent Content Conference event is held every spring. CMI publishes the bi-monthly magazine Chief Content Officer, and provides strategic consulting and content marketing research for some of the best-known brands in the world. Watch this video to learn more about CMI, a UBM company.

SOURCE Content Marketing Institute