Tourism Marketing & Travel Media Awards of Excellence

OPEN FOR NOMINATIONS

Submission deadline Friday, July 13, 2018

How To Apply

  1. Download the award nomination form of your choice, and carefully read over the description, criteria and eligibility information.

  2. Be sure to include all information requested and answer all questions outlined in the criteria area of the nomination form.  

  3. Please send TWO copies of all information, including the nomination checklist and additional information being provided as part of the entry

  4. Mail your submission to: Destination Ontario c/o Debra Mansillo, 10 Dundas Street East, Suite 900, Toronto, ON M7A 2A1.

  5. Nominations must be received no later than Friday, July 13, 2018.

  6. If you have any questions, please contact Debra Mansillo at debra.mansillo@ontario.ca or 647-201-0283.

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Tourism Marketing Campaign Award UNDER $50,000

Applies to marketing campaigns that promote tourism in Ontario. The marketing budget for the overall campaign must be less than $50,000 including any creative, production, media buying, printing, supplier costs or in-kind contributions. The campaign must include one or more advertising or marketing tactics including print, radio, television or digital advertising, social media and media relations.

 

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Tourism Marketing Campaign Award OVER $50,000

Applies to marketing campaigns that promote tourism in Ontario. The marketing budget for the overall campaign must be $50,000 or more including any creative, production, media buying, printing, supplier costs or in-kind contributions. The campaign must include one or more advertising or marketing tactics including but print, radio, television or digital advertising, social media and media relations.

 

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Tourism Print Collateral Award

Applies to print collateral pieces that promote tourism in Ontario. This could include Ontario tourism destinations, attractions, tourism products, tour operators, festivals and events, transportation providers, etc.

 

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Tourism Digital Marketing Award

Applies to digital marketing activities or campaigns that promote tourism in Ontario. This could include online advertising, consumer e-mails and other digital activities that feature Ontario tourism destinations, attractions, products, etc.

 

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Tourism Marketing Partnership Award

Applies to any partnership that combines two or more stakeholders who come together to jointly promote tourism in Ontario through a marketing activity. Each partner must have contributed to the initiative financially or in-kind.

 

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Travel Media Story Award

Applies to any travel media story published provincially, nationally or internationally that features tourism in Ontario. This could include published articles or featured stories in print, TV, radio, online (including blogs or vlogs). Advertising features are not eligible in this category. The story must be between 500 and 1200 words.

 

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Travel Media Photography Award

Applies to any photography published provincially, nationally or internationally that features tourism in Ontario. This could include photography featured in magazines, newspapers, television broadcasts or online. Advertising features are not eligible in this category.

 

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