Print 2021

Create a brilliant print ad

24-hour Communication Challenge

Briefing session – Fri 16 Apr 2021 at 15:00
Winners & Feedback session – Thu 22 Apr 2021

Briefing session begins on 16 Apr 2021


What is

Your Challenge

Young Lions Print Competition challenge your team to create and produce a stand-out, captivating and unique print ad to a charity’s brief, before being judged by members of the jury.

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.

Print AD

Create an A3 landscape print AD.

Written explanation

Consist of 2 parts (max. 150 words each): Cultural/context information. Insight

Write down

Important Dates

Put it on your calendars. All important dates gathered at one place.

Thu 01 Apr 2021

Deadline for Registrations

Register your team before it is too late.

Registration closed

Tue 16 Mar 2021at 18:00

Warmup meeting Is your great good enough?

It´s a meet-up of professionals who have an ambition and desire to develop their ability to create excellent communications solutions. It´s also an opportunity to get the answers to all your question you might have about Young Lions 2020.

Registration closed

Fri 16 Apr 2021 at 15:00

Briefing Session

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

Thu 22 Apr 2021

Winners Annoncement & Feedback Session

Find out how good you are, enjoy your success, and get a proper feedback (not only) on your work.

Fri 28 – Sat 29 May 2021

Winners Camp

The prize for all medalist of all categories. The development program prepared to reflect their Young Lions experience, to broaden their view and context on advertising in other communication disciplinces, and further develop their personal and creative excellence.

See Speakers 2020

More about

How it Works

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

Entry Fee

The fee is 9.000 CZK (+VAT) per team.



All Young Lions taking part in the competitions must be 30 years of age or younger, born on or after 22 Jun 1989. A good understanding of spoken and written English is essential.



Each team consists of two young professionals working in creative communications/advertising/digital agencies or as freelancers. Teams from client´s organisations are accepted in this category too.



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 participants as competition commences during a briefing session. It is presented by president of a jury. The additional questions can be also answered by client.

Print Jury 2021


David Suda

Creative Director, WMC/GREY
President ADC


Jana Bauerová

Art Director
Guts Prague


Pavel Flégl

Executive Creative Director


Nikola Foktová

Creative Director
Leo Burnett & MSL

Media category

Partners & Supporters

Our partners support the development of the young generation of brand communication 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.