The Hashtag Sports Awards

Hashtag Sports Awards | June 25, 2019 | TimesCenter, NYC

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Honoring Excellence in Engagement

Celebrating the best of
fan engagement through sports

Engagement is more business critical and challenging than ever. Connecting with the modern fan is no easy feat—and it's time the industry’s best and brightest get the recognition they deserve on the industry’s biggest stage.

Enter The Hashtag Sports Awards, which will set the benchmark for effective engagement and take place at our annual conference in New York City, where more than 120 expert speakers and 1,200 attendees gather to learn, network, and celebrate the future of fan engagement.

The Engagement Academy

The winners of The Hashtag Sports Awards will be selected by The Engagement Academy of Sports & Entertainment. Comprised of industry leaders and engagement experts across the global sports media and marketing ecosystem, the Academy will play a vital role in shaping the future of sports content and experiences.

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Why Enter?

Winning at Hashtag Sports places you among the engagement elite. It will mean you've created game-changing work that delivered results and set new benchmarks for effective engagement.

Winning means industry-wide exposure, new business, and more opportunities. Entering helps raise your company's engagement bar to new levels and future-proofs you for the next generation of fans and consumers.

2019 Entries Closed

Over 30 Categories

Categories for our inaugural awards show will honor the work of brands, agencies, media companies, and sports properties created during the period of January 1, 2018 - April 1, 2019. Explore categories eligible for entry within each of the groups below.

Key Dates & Fees

Jan 16

Entries Open

Apr 18

Entries Close

May 29

Short List Announced

Jun 25

Awards Show

Partnership Opportunities

Hashtag Sports sponsorship delivers impact and visibility leading up to, during, and beyond the Awards and Conference. When you partner with us, you invest in delivering value and exposure to thousands of influencers including marketers, decision makers, athletes, creators, and press – and their millions of fans and followers.

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