TBWA with awards

Big Chip 2013 opened for entries on 9 January 2013 and closed on 18th March. The shortlist was announced on 2 May and the awards were presented at the Big Chip Awards dinner in Manchester on 27 June.

You can see all the entry categories below as well as the special awards chosen from the shortlisted entries.

Click on any award or category for details of the entry criteria and the winners and shortlisted entries from previous years.

There were several category changes in 2013. The Big Chip Offbeat Award and Best Use of Brand in Digital were new categories with wholly new criteria. Best Start-up replaced Best Newcomer and the Big Chip Imagination Award replaced the Big Chip International Award for Innovation.

Entry categories

Open to entries from the North of England

- anywhere north of Derby and south of Scotland - see the eligibility criteria for more details

International category open to entries from anywhere

Special Awards chosen from the shortlisted entries


The distinguished panel of experts as chaired by Michael Nutley.