Brief – 13 Apr 2018 at 13:00, Winners & Feedback session – 18 Apr 2018

24 hours to
create a brilliant
print ad

24-hour Print Challenge + written explanation
What is

Your Challenge

Showcase your creative skills as you compete in the Young Lions Print Competition in teams to produce a stand-out, captivating and unique print ad>/b> to a charity’s brief, before being judged by members of the jury.

NEW – Also, provide written explanation (up to 300 words) – cultural/context information (150 words) and insight/strategy behind your work (150 words).

The teams are briefed by the client, which is a charity or public service organisation. Their identity is kept secret until the briefing begins where their name, objectives, strategies and target audience are revealed.

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Important Dates

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11 Mar 2018 at 18:30

Warm-up meeting
From Good to Great

Attend the meeting if you want to know how to hack Young Lions competitions. Tips & Tricks from past winners and jury members. What is new. What changes you can expect.
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29 Mar 2018

Deadline for Registrations

Register your team before it is too late.

13 Apr 2018 at 13:00

Briefing Session

Come to get a brief and get answers to all your questions about a challenge and a client organisation.

18 Apr 2018

Winners Annoncement & Feedback Session

Find out how good you are, enjoy your success, and discuss (not only) your work.

25-27 May 2018

Winners Camp

Get intensive training and take an active part in workshops helping you become even greater than you are.

18-22 Jun 2018

Cannes Lions

Visit Cannes, enjoy the festival, boost your creativity and fight for a gold medal in the Young Lions world finale.

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How it Works

Find here a couple of useful information helping you better understand the competition.

Entry Fee

The fee is 8.600 CZK (+VAT) per team.



Competition brief focus on charitable, not-for-profit and CSR objectives. All submitted ideas created in the competitions will be made available to the respective charity to incorporate into their marketing campaign.



A brief is revealed to competitors as competition commences during a briefing session. It is presented by a client and a president of a jury.



Each team consists of two young professionals working in creative communications/advertising/digital agencies or as freelancers.



All Young Lions taking part in the competitions must be 30 years of age or younger, born on or after 22 June 1987. A good understanding of spoken and written English is essential.


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Partners & Supporters

Our partners support the development of the young generation of creative professionals and help them to grow in their ability to bring great creative ideas and innovative communication solutions needed for the commercial success of brands in today’s dynamically changing environment.

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