Frequently asked questions

Our comprehensive FAQs section provides clarity and guidance on all aspects of the STEM Marketing Awards process. If you have any additional queries, please contact:

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Who is eligible to enter The STEM Marketing Awards?

You are eligible to enter the STEM Marketing Awards if your organisation meets both of the following criteria:

  • It sells directly to other businesses (B2B) rather than to consumers.
  • Its products, services or marketing activities are concerned with at least one of the STEM disciplines - science, technology, engineering and maths.

Individuals and freelancers, agencies and in-house teams are all eligible. There are no restrictions on team size or work location. You can submit your entry via our dedicated portal here.

If you have any doubts about your eligibility, we're happy to help, please contact us on

What is the entry criteria?

Entries should relate to work undertaken in the twelve months preceding the final entry deadline (September 2023 - September 2024). You can submit the same work into multiple categories if relevant - duplicating entries within the portal is simple.

A transparent and fair judging process is at the heart of our awards. Our carefully selected panel of judges will be split into subgroups depending on their expertise and assigned categories to score. Judges will read and score all entry forms, considering any supporting materials submitted if needed. The type of entries will be scored differently depending on award type.

What are the entry deadlines and cost?

Open for entries: May 2024
Early bird deadline: 26th July 2024 £200 + VAT
Final deadline: 13th September 2024 £300 + VAT
Shortlist announced: 10th October 2024
Ceremony : 21st November 2024

Where will The STEM Marketing Awards Ceremony take place?

The Science and Industry Museum, Manchester

Are any categories free to enter?

Yes - There are two free categories: Best Not For Profit Campaign, Best Social Impact Campaign.

Furthermore, all shortlisted entries across all categories will automatically be eligible for the Chairmans'/Best in Show Award at no extra charge.

Can I sponsor The STEM Marketing Awards?

You can find information about sponsoring the awards here.

How can I be a judge at The STEM Marketing Awards?

Judges are generally invited on a personal basis based on their credentials and experience with the STEM industry. If you would like to be considered for future awards and events please contact us here.