Conditions of entry

Eligibility and Entry
The Student Integrated Award is open to university students in full-time education, up to 25 years of age.

All entrants must create an Integrated Campaign answering the brief, which will be released in September 2018 and close in December 2018.

The countries eligible include:

Afghanistan, Algeria, Bahrain, Comoros, Djibouti, Egypt, Ghana , Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Kenya, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Mozambique, Nigeria, Oman, Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Tunisia, Turkey, UAE, West Bank & Gaza, Western Sahara, Yemen.

Required documents

  1. To complete your entry, you will need to upload the following:

One Presentation board (JPEG) - MANDATORY
Supporting Material - OPTIONAL
Your JPEG board(s) must include:

A maximum of 150 words describing the campaign
A maximum of 150 words describing how the campaign will be launched, executed and the appropriate channels used
A minimum of three media channels must be included – you can select the channels that you see fit to create the campaign
Required format:

JPG, 300 dpi, RGB
The longest side of your image must be approximately 420mm (A3)
Your entry can be in English OR Arabic - if in Arabic, please provide English translation

  1. ONE Form of ID (Age verification)

This can be either passport copy, driving license or student ID

Please ensure you upload all of the necessary documents. Failure to do so may result in your entry not being accepted.

Please visit 2018 Winners to see previous entries into the Student Integrated Award.

Other Instructions:

All work created as part of the competition remains the property of the Dubai Lynx International Festival of Creativity and the ideas can be used by the Charity as part of their advertising. All shortlisted boards will be displayed at the Festival 10-13 March 2019.

The work will be judged by the Competition Jury in January. Shortlists will be announced in February and the winner will be announced at the Dubai Lynx Student Awards held during the festival. We invite all shortlisted winners, the competition jury and competition partners to attend this celebration.

The winner will win a trip to Dubai Lynx International Festival of Creativity from 10-13 March 2019 - inclusive of flights and accommodation.

Need an image?
You have access to Getty Images for any images you require for your entry. Please follow the steps below to gain access to the image(s) you require:

Go to
Log in with the username studentawards2018 password Fihtegi2
Click on 'creative images' and select 'royalty free' images
Search for the content you need - to save time, you can select 'filter and sort' on the search
Send an email to with the image id(s) to receive the content.
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