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Best for:

Simple programs that are free to enter, with low entry volumes. Get organised, ready to scale.


+ Onboarding service, optional

  • Configurable entry process
  • Score-based judging / evaluation
  • Unlimited managers, users
  • Unlimited submissions
  • 5MB limit per file upload
  • And more— see below

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Best for:

Growing programs that are free to enter, encouraging engagement with your community.


+ Onboarding service, optional

  • Everything in Starter, and:
  • Email broadcast communication
  • Public voting
  • Galleries
  • Certificates
  • Multiple languages
  • 10MB limit per file upload
  • And more— see below

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Best for:

Sophisticated, branded programs, with sponsors, advanced judging and higher submission volumes.


+ Onboarding service

  • Everything in Plus, and:
  • Branding + custom domain
  • Sponsor / partner visibility
  • Charge entry fees
  • Streaming HD hosted video †
  • All judging modes
  • Review flow (workflows)
  • Unlimited file upload size / qty
  • API + webhooks
  • And more— see below
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Best for:

Enterprise needs, major submission volumes.

Annual, starting at

+ Enterprise onboarding

  • Everything in Pro, with options:
  • Single sign-on (SSO)
  • Salesforce integration
  • Configuration service
  • Audit log
  • Non-standard contract terms and conditions
  • Major submission volumes (10,000+)
  • And more— see below

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Prices exclude tax. Customers based in Australia will be charged 10% GST.
† 100,000 video viewing-minutes, annual limit. Higher volume by quotation.

For entry / application submissions Starter Plus Pro Enterprise
Configurable user registration
?Collect the user information you need.
Social + mobile authentication
?Users can register and log in with Google, Facebook, Twitter, or mobile phone number.
Role registration forms
?Create self-registration forms for different user roles, such as voters, judges, etc.
Entry / application categories
?Smart and highly configurable forms that adjust to award or grant category selection.
?Entries continuously auto-save in the background as participants craft their submission. No risk of entrants losing work.
Users can edit their entry after submission until deadline
Packing slip to accompany physical entry materials
Entry record PDF download
?Entrants can download a PDF of their entry as a record.
Multi-lingual user interface with 30 languages
?Make your program available in your choice of language.
Activate multiple languages
?Make your program available in multiple languages, let your participants choose their preferred language.
?Support a two-stage submission process by requiring resubmission of entries / applications, with additional information.
Charge fees
?Eliminate the effort in taking payment to enter awards. Accept payment for entries online via your choice of 16+ integrated payment gateways.
?Configure your prices in the currencies you'll accept, choosing from any currency (subject to your gateway).
Discount codes, volume pricing and pricing rules
?Sophisticated options to set up prices, discounts, and later stage entry fees (e.g. for trophies), to suit your needs.
HD video hosting— streaming, private, unlimited file size
?Users upload their video in any of a range of formats, with no size limit, even feature-length HD movies are supported. Award Force transcodes and hosts video securely and privately for streaming playback to your judges, directly in their browser. No need to download video files for playback. Ensure security for rights managed video content that cannot be hosted on public networks such as YouTube / Vimeo.
Green quotes

Excellent value for money, fantastic support, flexible and capable system that is intuitive and totally secure.

Sally Cooper

For judging / evaluation / assessment Starter Plus Pro Enterprise
Advanced judge assignment
?Configure judging panels for automatic assignment of judges to entries, at volume. Manually assign judges if you need, or randomly assign judges in bulk.
Judging leaderboards
?Your judging dashboard for live, real-time calculated and tabulated results.
Judging progress
?Monitor how far your judges are toward completion of their judging assignments.
Score matrix
?Examine scoring in detail, entry-by-entry, with a matrix view of all judges and a breakdown of their scoring input.
Unlimited judging stages
?Configure as many judging stages as necessary, over as many controlled time periods as you need, with discreet scoring results recorded for each stage. As simple or sophisticated as you need.
Recuse judges and judge abstention
?Proactively block judges from judging certain entries based on a known conflict of interest, or facilitate voluntary abstention— all toward decision outcomes with integrity.
Judge comments
?Options for you to make comments optional, required, shared visibility, and available as feedback to entrants.
Slideshow view for live judging events
?Connect to a big screen and run through a controlled slideshow gallery of entry images and videos, with judges following along and scoring on their individual devices.
Judging PDF download
?Judges can download a PDF of each entry for offline reference or scoring.
VIP judging mode— score-based evaluation
Voting judging mode— great for public engagement
Qualifying judging mode— pass/fail evaluation
Top pick judging mode— preferential voting
Plagiarism detection
?Integration with Copyleaks automatically reviews and scores content submitted by program entrants to ensure originality. Additional costs apply for Copyleaks subscription.
Private, embedded streaming HD video— 100k video viewing-minutes included
?Users upload their video in any of a range of formats. Award Force transcodes and hosts video securely and privately for streaming playback to your judges, directly in their browser. No need to download video files for playback. Ensure security for rights managed video content that cannot be hosted on public networks such as YouTube / Vimeo.
Green quotes

Easy to use and very intuitive.
Captures everything you could think to want in a platform.

Hansika Bhagani

For promotion Starter Plus Pro Enterprise
Logo branding
?Upload your logo to display on page headers
Social sharing
?Integrated social sharing buttons for all popular social networks. Features to promote your messages and brand with social shares.
Provide feedback to entrants
?Easily provide all judges scores and/or comments as feedback to entrants, with only a few clicks.
Vanity domain— e.g.
Public galleries of results
?Publish galleries of shortlists or winners for public visibility or invite-only access by e.g. media. Create galleries and make them live with no coding and only a few minutes effort.
Complete brand theme
?Apply your corporate / program branding, colours, logos, imagery and design assets
Custom domain— e.g.
Sponsor / partner visibility
?Provide your sponsors or partners with high-value visibility options, placing them front-and-centre in front of entrants and judges.
Green quotes

Really easy to work with, great support service and quick at responding to any queries, can be customized to any needs, easy interface for entrants.

Alina Lazar

For management Starter Plus Pro Enterprise
Entry submission management, moderation and tagging
?Suite of sophisticated tools for organising and managing entries.
Management dashboard
?At-a-glance overview of how everything in your program is tracking.
Google Analytics integration
?Track and analyse your users' behaviour by simply setting your Google Analytics tracking ID
Content management including about pages and configurable terms
?Easily and intelligently update terminology system-wide to suit your program. Manage all informational content including translations quickly and easily.
Report / data exports, and bulk download of entries
?All your data is readily available with quick and easy spreadsheet exports (Excel or CSV) and bulk downloads.
Season archive
?Keep entries from past years / seasons organised and archived, but accessible. Quickly start a new season by one-click copy of all configuration of a prior season.
Configurable user roles
?Create the user roles you need with highly granular configuration options.
User CRM
?All your participant details available and searchable in one place. Easily exported.
Security, privacy, integrity
?Know your data is secure with Award Force— we’re ISO/IEC 27001 certified, compliant with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), PCI DSS, and more.
Email notification— configurable triggered emails
?Set emails to be automatically sent for a variety of purposes, based on a wide selection of system events, such as an entry being submitted, user registering, moderation changed, etc.
Broadcast email communication / marketing
?Quick and easy engagement with your program participants through bulk email communication. Target your emails to different audiences based on user roles, activities, stages, etc.
PDF certificates— configurable, generated on demand
Integration API
?Create custom integrations with your other business systems via the Award Force API.
Review flow— configurable multi-stage entry workflow
Multiple chapters— / chapter / year
?Manage and judge your program by geography (e.g. state, region, city) or division (e.g. schools, departments, business units).
Manage duplicate entries / nominations
?Helps you automatically find and manage duplicate entries the right way— and fast
SAML single sign-on (SSO)
Custom single sign-on (SSO) support
Salesforce integration— native two-way data exchange
Audit log— detailed, searchable record of user actions
Your enterprise terms and conditions
?Subject to review and agreement. Our standard terms and conditions can be viewed here.
Green quotes

Have always received fast and effective service, system works really well for our needs and is user friendly for our applicants and judges.

Elysia Tsangarides

Customer support Starter Plus Pro Enterprise
Help centre, support articles and video tutorials
Support, 24/5
Onboarding service, additional cost, first year only
?Consultation service to best utilise Award Force features and capabilities to achieve your strategic outcomes. Collaborative support throughout your configuration.
Pre-launch check
?A popular and invaluable service to our clients— when you have finished configuration, request a pre-launch check. Our team will check everything is set-up correctly from a technical perspective, and we'll make recommendations to ensure your users have the best experience.
At the risk of being repetitive— all clients get our unlimited 5-star support
?That's by phone, email, support ticket, help centre, in-app help, video tutorials— you choose!
Green quotes

Great! After using another similar software prior to this, all I can say is this is so much better.

Lucy Tan

No limits (almost) Starter Plus Pro Enterprise
Users / admins / managers UnlimitedUnlimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
?Submitted entries / applications.
Entry form fields UnlimitedUnlimitedUnlimitedUnlimited
File size limit per upload 5MB10MBUnlimitedUnlimited
File capacity
?Total data volume of all stored files.

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In our search to replace our locally run award system, we identified four potential companies to speak with. One was the local incumbent, two were in the US and Award Force in Australia.
Award Force was like a breath of fresh air with a website that was clean and very attractive.
We arranged a web-demo with them that showed how we could match their system to our needs.
It looked great and we were very keen and made the decision to go with Award Force over all the others.It was the best decision ever.

Amy Wright, Event Director
Mondiale Publishing, Stockport, United Kingdom

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Managing your program

Powerful configuration options. Easy program management. Relaxed teams.


Sophisticated yet easy to use.
Helps your judges make great decisions.

Entrant experience and usability

All the features to help your entrants submit better, and more entries. 


Features to help you match your brand and extend your visibility