The Delhi Advertising Club (DAC) has instated a new award that will give advertising students a chance to participate in the DAC ICE (Indian Creative Excellence) Awards 2006. The ‘Best Delhi Advertising Student Award’ will be given to a student who shows great talent and promise. The award ceremony is slated to be held in the last week of July, 2006. The last date for sending entries is June 15, 2006.
K Factor, a creative hotshop, will sponsor this award as a special initiative towards promoting young talent. The Times of India will be the media sponsor for the initiative.
Commenting on the award, Shivjeet Kullar, Founder, K Factor, said, “We are very happy to sponsor this award. Throughout my career, awards have helped inspire me to do better and in some way this is our way of giving back to the industry that has given us so much.”
The award aims to encourage fresh talent among students of the city. The objective is to identify young creative minds that will go on to make a mark in the advertising industry. To enter the DAC Awards, students will have to create exciting and innovative 100cc ads based on the theme ‘Better Delhi’, in black and white or colour.
The winning entries will be awarded at the DAC ICE Awards ceremony.