09 January 2023 - 05 April 2023

Digital Media Awards Europe

Recognising the best projects in the news media industry

Rise to the challenge and submit your projects to WAN-IFRA’s European Digital Media Awards Competition

Take this opportunity to enter dynamic projects that made an impact across your communities and get them benchmarked against other top projects across Europe. In 2023, we’re honouring excellency and we welcome your projects across 9 categories to be reviewed, evaluated and ranked by a panel of esteemed judges.

This competition is now closed. It was inspiring to see so many incredible projects. Thank you for submitting your initiatives. They are an example of best practices in digital subscriptions, product innovation, data and video. You can find the list of finalists on the left menu. Congratulations to all!

Special thanks to the 21 members of our international jury for the time they dedicated to this competition.

Remember that the winners will be unveiled on 5 April, so stay tuned.

Mark your calendars, here are the key dates

9 January to 5 March
Submission of projects

30 March
Finalist Announced

5 April
Winners Announced

29 June
DMAwards Worldwide


2023 Categories

How does it work?

Step One:

Choose the category in which you want to participate, review our guidelines and if you have any questions please send us an email. Once you have the general information about your project ready, you can upload it to the platform, edit it and finally submit it. Remember that the entry fee must be paid by 5 March.

Step Two:
Jury evaluation

The projects will be evaluated by an exclusive panel of editors and media executives from all over the world. The full list of judges remains confidential during the competition and is disclosed simultaneously with the Awards results.

Step Three:

Winning entries will be published on 5 April.

Contact us!

Virginia Melero

Deputy Director - Digital Revenue Network


Frankfurt am Main