South Asian Digital Media Awards 2017

South Asian Digital Media Awards 2017

01 May 2017 to 16 Jun 2017
Registration Dates

The South Asian Digital Media Awards 2017 presented by WAN-IFRA recognise publishers who have adopted digital media and mobile strategies as part of their total product offering to meet the major changes in how people consume news and information today.



Categories and Descriptions


  • Best News Website

  • Best in Lifestyle, Sports or Entertainment Website

  • Best Digital Advertising Campaign

    including Branded Content

  • Best Use of Online Video

    including Virtual Reality

  • Best Data Visualisation

  • Best News Mobile Service

  • Best Lifestyle, Sports or Entertainment Mobile Services

  • Best Innovation New Product

  • Best in Social Media Engagement

  • Best Innovation to Engage Youth Audiences


Key Participation Dates

  • 01 May 2018: Registration opens
  • 09 June 2018: Registration closes
  • 16 June 2018: Deadline to upload your project
  • 23 June 2018 - 01 July 2018: Jury evaluation
  • 18 July 2018: Finalists will be announced
  • 26 Sep 2018: Winners will be officially announced at the WAN-IFRA India 2018 Conference in Chennai, India


South Asian Digital Media Awards 2017