To be eligible for consideration in Transform's Young Contenders nominees must be under the age of 30 on 31 December 2019.
How do I nominate someone for Transform's Young Contenders?
To nominate someone click the ‘nominate’ tab in the menu bar above, from this page you will be directed to a form where you are to complete the details and attach your PDF submission. As a nominator, we require your nominee’s name, job title, phone number, e-mail address and an explanation as to why you think they are a suitable candidate for Transform's Young Contenders.
Who can nominate a candidate?
Anyone can nominate a candidate who they feel is eligible for Transform's Young Contenders status.
Can I nominate myself?
Yes, you can. However you will need to provide a testimonial from your line manager, client etc
Can I nominate more than one person?
You can nominate as many people as you’d like.
Can I nominate a group or a pair of people as co-nominees?
Sadly not. This awards programme recognises an individuals achievements, merits and successes.
Will the nominees be told who nominated them?
Yes. The nominees will be told that they were nominated.
What makes someone a good candidate for Transform's Young Contenders?
Candidates should be passionate about brand and brand development and display exceptional talent and potential and have demonstrable achievements in the field. They can be based in-house or at an agency and in a strategic or creative role.
Does being nominated multiple times help my nominee?
No, it will not benefit the nominee or strengthen their case.
Are there any geographical restrictions?
Entrants must be from the European region. Please see the eligibility and rules section for eligible countries.
How are Transform's Young Contenders selected?
A judging panel including senior branding professionals will convene in September to assess all the entrants. This gathering debates the merits of the candidates, weighing their achievements until they find this year's outstanding candidates.
Who are the judges?
The Transform's Young Contenders selection panel will be announced in due course and details are available on the website, on the judges' page.
When will I find out if I have been selected Transform's Young Contenders?
Those who are selected for this year's Transform's Young Contenders will be contacted in November 2019.
What happens next?
Candidates are invited to join their industry peers at the awards presentation hosted by Transform magazine in November 2018. Those who are entered (the nominee) into the awards will receive a complimentary ticket to the awards ceremony. Additional tickets are available to purchase for nominator, colleagues, family and friends to join their nominee on the night.
Will I get a trophy?
Yes. Successful candidates will be presented with a trophy at the 2019 Transform's Young Contenders awards presentation