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How to Enter

The Process:

To submit an entry, click here.

Once an entry has been uploaded, you will be able to edit this entry and add further entries to your awards submissions.

You can submit an unlimited number of entries. Please ensure each category you enter has a separate entry form submitted.

Oct 1 – Nov 25, 2020


Nov 26 – Mar 15, 2021


Mar 24 – Apr 30, 2021


May 18, 2021


Why Enter?

The Craft Beer Marketing Awards is the premier celebration of beer marketing, branding, and design in the industry. Competing in the CBMAs can improve brand awareness and promote your business to new drinkers (and clients), as well as acting as a third-party endorsement for your business.
  • Promote the importance of beer marketing and branding
  • Celebrate the success of great beer marketing campaigns
  • Prove your marketing and branding is the best in the business
  • Celebrate and recognize your team with an awesome Crushie Award
  • Award winners increase their business through amplified awareness
  • All winners are eligible to purchase an engraved Crushie Award in our Trophy Shop
  • Awards evening at the Craft Brewers Conference in San Diego on March 30 (entrants do not need to attend to enter/win)
  • The CBMAs are judged by a panel of industry experts from across the USA
  • Provides an opportunity to showcase the quality and standard of your work
  • Raise awareness of your business through CBMA media opportunities

The Rules

All entries must not exceed 200 words. (The word count does not include the company information at the start of the form or any of the questions already within the online form.) Entries should relate to work undertaken or released between 2019 and 2021. Entry questions are dependent on your chosen category, so please take care when filling out the entry form. If your entry does not match your online submission and category selection, your entry may be classed as a duplication error and may not be judged. You will be notified. All entries must be paid for – in full – at the time of submission. Please ensure you read the Terms & Conditions of Entry before submitting an entry.

Entry Fees

Each early bird entry will be charged $125 per entry to be paid upon submission. Entries submitted after the early bird deadline of November 25, 2020 until the extended entry deadline of March 15, 2021 will be charged $175 to be paid upon submission. If your organization is submitting 10 or more entries, additional discounts may be available. The 2021 CBMAS now includes 5 worldwide regions you can choose to compete within, plus the option for that entry to compete at the global level for an additional $100. Please contact for details. The judging process will begin February 8, 2021 and conclude on March 6, 2021. Winners will be announced and contacted directly.


  1. North America / South America
  2. United Kingdom
  3. Europe
  4. Asia / Pacific / Australia / New Zealand
  5. Middle East / Africa / All Others

Acceptable Files and Formats

All files must not exceed 5MB each. When creating your online portal profile, please make sure your company logo is of high quality, as this will be used if you are chosen as a winner. Please ensure your entry form is uploaded as a JPEG, PNG, or PDF – no other formats will be accepted. If you are uploading a video, please include a link to the file online in your entry. If you run into any issues, please email