FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What dates must my work have flighted to be eligible?
All work flighted or commercially aired between 21 August 2019 - 11 September 2020 can be entered.
What work can be entered into Pendoring?
Categories are only eligible for non-English South African languages. All entries must be at least 70% in either Afrikaans, isiZulu, isiXhosa, isiNdebele, Siswati, Xitsonga, Venda, Setswana, Sepedi or Sesotho. All entries must be submitted with an English translation.
Can my work be entered into multiple categories?
All entries are single, unless otherwise stated. If in the opinion of the jury, several pieces constitute a campaign, then these entries will be combined into one campaign award.
What are the entry fees for 2020?
The fees to enter work vary depending on the entry section. To see the prices and entry sections on our website
Do I need any consent or approval to enter my work?
All entries must be approved by the relevant client for whom the work was produced for. All necessary permissions and agreements with third parties and/or other licenses must be obtained prior to the entry.
What is the criteria for Student work?
Any student work created and submitted during 2019 and up to 11 September 2020 may be entered. Where possible, the work should be submitted by the registered educational institution (School/College/University).
How is the work judged?
Work is judged anonymously in two rounds - this means that the judges do not know the agency that entered the work and judge only on the merit of the entry.
When will we know if our work has been shortlisted for an award?
Finalists will be announced 2 weeks prior to the awards evening on our website
Why can I not upload media to my media library?
Please check the entry Preparation guidelines for media specifications. Remember, when uploading your video files to the media library to select the correct “media type”. “Default” is for videos up to a maximum of 2-minute and “Supporting video only” will be for videos over 2 minutes. Maximum file size for videos is 400MB