Key Dates & Fees


    1st Deadline: Friday, July 15th 2016

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    2nd Deadline: Friday, August 12th 2016*

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    Final Deadline: Friday, September 9th 2016*


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    *Price increase. Please see Fees dropdown bar for details.


    Entries first appearing in public between April 1, 2015 - September 30, 2016 are eligible for entry into this year's CLIO Health Awards.

    Entries cannot be made without the permission of the client and/or owner of the rights of the work. All entries must have been created for a paying client except pro bono work for charities and non-profit organizations. Spec ads and director's cuts are NOT eligible. CLIO retains the rights to disqualify entries which offend national, religious, cultural or racial groups.

    Entries previously entered into the CLIO Health Awards are not eligible to be re-submitted. All such ineligible entries will be withdrawn by the CLIO Awards and the entry fee will NOT be refunded.

  • FEES

    Entry Fees and Charges* - US Dollars ONLY

    Medium May 16th to July 15th July 16th to August 12th August 13th to September 9th
    Audio** $400 $425 $450
    Audio Technique** $400 $425 $450
    Design $400 $425 $450
    Digital/Mobile** $400 $425 $450
    Digital/Mobile Technique** $400 $425 $450
    Direct** $400 $425 $450
    Events/Experiential  $400 $425 $450
    Film** $400 $425 $450
    Film Technique** $400 $425 $450
    Innovation $400 $425 $450
    Integrated Campaign $800 $825 $850
    Out of Home** $400 $425 $450
    Print ** $400 $425 $450
    Print Technique** $400 $425 $450
    Public Relations $400 $425 $450
    Social Media $400 $425 $450
    Student  $150 $175 $200

    * Fees are non-refundable. Withdrawn entries (whether withdrawn by entrant or by the CLIO Awards for entrants failure to comply with the entry rules) will NOT be refunded.

    ** Campaign prices are determined by multiplying the single entry fee in the respective medium by the number of ads in the campaign. (i.e.: Print Campaign - 2 ads, $900; Film Campaign - 3 ads (plus 3 media handling charges), $1,455)

    All entries with video uploads are subject to an additional $35 media handling charge.


    You can pay for your entries online using a VISA, Master Card, or American Express credit card. The Online Entry System will process the payment at the checkout. Upon completion of your order, you will receive a confirmation email with an attached PDF document containing your entry forms as well as an Invoice/Receipt for your records.

    To pay for your entries by bank transfer please complete your entry forms, proceed to pay for your entries, and select "Bank Transfer" as your payment method. A $25 Bank fee (for processing) will be added. The bank details including the account number will be displayed on the following page, and you will be asked to provide your bank name and the approximate date of your transfer to help us identify your payment correctly. Our bank details are as follows:

    Name on Account: Mediabistro Holdings LLC
    J.P. Morgan Chase
    New York, NY
    Account Number: Will be provided on your order confirmation page and PDF
    ABA Routing Number: 021-000-021
    Swift Code: CHASUS33

    Please include the Order ID number in the reference line of your transfer. The Order ID is assigned to your entries at the end of the entry process by the Entry System, and is included in the confirmation email you will receive.

    Please make the check payable to "Mediabistro Holdings LLC" and mail it to the P.O. Box below (along with a copy of the summary page from the entry confirmation PDF that you received via email after placing your order):

    P.O. BOX 9534
    New York, NY 10087-9487
    Phone: 212-683-4300
    Fax: 212-683-4796

    Please mail checks only to the address above. For all other mail, please send it to the CLIO Awards office address.


    Regardless of the payment method you choose, the confirmation email will contain a PDF file with your entry forms and an invoice for your financial records.