Awards and Competitions

The Dubai Lynx Awards celebrate the best creative work in MENA. They're all about recognising, nurturing and setting the standard for brilliant creative work in the region's creative communications industry each year.

Why enter?

Put your work forward for the chance to gain recognition from leading brands and agencies, attract new business and the best talent and benchmark yourself against MENA's creative elite.

The Dubai Lynx entry kit contains just about everything you need to know to enter next year's awards, but our resident awards experts are also on hand to answer any questions you have about the process.

See the work that won in 2017 and in previous years.


Everyone comes together at the end of the festival to celebrate the year's best creative work. The magical evening sees the Dubai Lynx creative community cheer on colleagues, check out the competition and admire the incredible work to come out of MENA in 2018.

Awards categories

The Competitions

Some of the world's most curious, keen-to-learn students and young talent call MENA home and the competitions at Dubai Lynx are designed to help them show the region what they're made of.

The MENA Showcase

This in-depth guide to MENA's creative output includes thorough reports of each country's creative performance and a detailed overview of Dubai Lynx winners from 2015 to 2017. From the the top-performing city to the highest-ranking agencies and most-awarded countries, it's an exhaustive resource for local industry knowledge.