Pearl Impact Awards
Submission Deadline05/13/2019

We are excited to launch The Content Council PEARL IMPACT AWARDS celebrating the companies and campaigns using content marketing to deliver business results. 
From best e-commerce and data-driven strategy, to best use of innovative technology, and more, the PEARL IMPACT AWARDS will celebrate the most innovative and engaging content marketing programs with the greatest marketing impact from publishers, agencies and brands.

15 Categories
4 Steps to Enter

Best Branded Content Program B2B
Best Branded Content Program B2C
Best Branded Content Program B2B2C
Best Brand Partnership
Best Use of Video
Best Use of Social Media
Best Custom Advertising Strategy
Best Brand/Influencer Strategy
Best Branded Experiential/Event Strategy
Best E-commerce Strategy
Best Data-Driven Strategy
Best Use of Innovative Technology 
Best Advertising Agency
Best Content Agency
Best Publisher Content Studio


Pearl Impact Awards FAQs

Who Is Eligible to Enter?

All companies providing content marketing services, whether they are an agency or a brand, a member or a non-member, may enter their work. All work must have been produced between January 1, 2018 and December 31, 2018.

How to Enter:

The awards are open to members and non-members of The Content Council, to brands and agencies. They are open to all countries and all global content will be accepted.

It is important that you can prove the effectiveness of your content strategy – pay particular attention to the results section of the entry form. The judges are especially looking for data and statistics that can prove ROI.

Entry is online.

Payment will be submitted by credit card when you finalize your entries online. Please note: any entries not paid for in full by May 10, 2019 at 11:59 PM ET will be disqualified.

All application questions must be answered in English.


$200 Members

$250 Non-members

If you have not already done so, please CLICK HERE to submit your payment. You will be directed to our Online Store where you will click on Impact Awards Entry Fee and select how many entries you will be submitting which will then lead you to process payment.

If you are a member of The Content Council, please log in and then go to the Online Store to ensure you are receiving the member price. If you cannot remember your login details, please email Anna McManus at

Please note that we use two separate platforms for the Impact Awards – one platform for entry submission (which is this one) and another platform for entry payment (which you can find here). Because of this, your log in details may not be the same for both sites.

Deadline for Entering

The deadline to fully submit your application is 11:59pm ET on May 10, 2019.


Entries will be judged in May 2019 by a panel of marketing executives, journalists, designers, content strategists. The winners will be announced at the end of May 2019.

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