Streamline contests

Create a great contest experience for entrants, judges and you

Award Force is award-winning software for contest organisers to manage contest entry,  judging and selection of results, online. Designed for performance and function, it’s fast, secure and a great experience for all program participants.

Contest growth

Increase the volume and quality of contest entries, and earn more revenue with features designed for outstanding results.

Breath easy

Award Force offers ultimate reliability, even under high traffic volumes. You’ll be in good company using our reliable and secure system. Boost confidence and discard stress!

Happy judges

Judges love how fast and smooth it is to judge entries to contests with Award Force.

Visibility + control

Deliver the right outcomes season-after-season with flexible configuration options and management tools at your fingertips.

Save time, save money

Make your awards the best they can be, and save time and money through reduced admin and support effort.

You look good

Distinguish your contests with a friendly, intuitive system in a beautiful design that’s a joy to use.

Contests have a lot of moving parts. You need the right solution to maximise entries, manage the judging process, and feel confident with the integrity of the results.

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Using Award Force makes managing your program an enjoyable experience.

See how your contest is tracking at any time, with powerful real-time reporting tools which help you provide the required information to your stakeholders with minimum fuss.

Award Force helps you streamline your administrative processes and reduce support calls from entrants and judges so you can focus on making your contests the best they can be.

You’re in control

  • Make system configuration changes directly
  • Easily themed to suit your brand
  • Flexible configuration for your unique program needs
  • Life-cycle management: planning, entries, judging, prizes, close-out
  • Real-time reporting and export of filtered data sets
  • Easy to track progress at any time
  • Full database of all users
  • Native integration with Salesforce for two-way data exchange
  • Exports and bulk downloads
  • Support when you need it
  • Yes, it is actually fun!
Green quotes
Great customer service and support. Visually appealing layout.”

Abigail Boland

Enter + nominate

Award Force provides an intuitive environment for entrants to create and submit their content entries quickly.

With Award Force your entrants have freedom to edit and refine their contest entries right up until deadline, even after submission.

Paid entries? No problem. Better ROI from ease-of-use encourages increased revenue from submission fees, and higher user-satisfaction than alternatives.

Easy for the entrant

  • Easy, fast registration
  • Welcome message and contextual information
  • Auto save as you go
  • Changes after submission
  • Intuitive entry process, no training required
  • Entry management
  • Easy entry into multiple categories
  • Preview entry, download PDF record
  • Award-winning system design

Great for you

Features to deliver the outcomes you need

  • Unlimited entries
  • Track volume
  • Track completion status
  • Easy notification and broadcast communication with applicants
  • Flexible configuration of entry categories and criteria
  • Configurable nomination workflow
  • Accept payment to enter with leading payment gateways
  • Any file attachments, unlimited size

See entry feature list for more detail

Green quotes
Flexibility, fitness for purpose and awesome support.
Allowed us to focus on the awards process not the tecchnology.”

Scott Campbell

Contest judging

Award Force has a powerful suite of entry selection tools that can be configured to suit your contest process. With four different judging modes, the ability to configure multiple sequential or parallel stages, and options such as criteria weighting – the Award Force contest suite gives you ultimate control to configure your judging quickly and easily.

Judges are highly valued contributors to all awards programs. We help you be considerate of their time by providing a clear, easy to use way of reviewing, judging entries, and leaving input.

In person judging? Award Force is tablet enabled so your judges can easily access entry information and judge on the spot.

Judge’s view

  • Judges only see the entries assigned to them
  • Easy to use, no training required
  • Each entry is all on one clear page, no clicking back-and-forth
  • Options to share scores and comments
  • Easy to track judging status
  • Tablet enabled judging is great for live, in-person judging days
  • Slideshow view for group judging of visual material

Your view

  • Powerful configuration of judging panels and judging assignments
  • Built-in acceptance of confidentiality agreement for judges
  • Scoring audit matrix provides visibility and confidence in score breakdown
  • Real-time judging leaderboard with scores + comments
  • Visibility of judging progress
  • Easy communication with judges
  • Manage shortlist, through finalists and award of results

See judging suite feature list for more detail

Award excellence.

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