Rising Stars Awards

Under 30. Over achievers.

The Advertising & Design Club of Canada’s Rising Stars is a portfolio competition that recognizes emerging talent in the Canadian creative community.


Who We Award


Rising Stars is open to creative professionals aged 30 and under, or within the first 5 years of their careers, who are working in Canada as an Art Director, Copywriter or Graphic Designer.


What You Win


— Promotion on the ADCC’s social channels
— Two complimentary tickets to the ADCC Awards show
— One complimentary copy of the ADCC Awards Annual
— ADCC membership for one year
— A 30-minute one-on-one meeting with a top Canadian creative director

— A placement in the 2025 LIA Creative LIAisons on-site program in Las Vegas



Only 2 winners will be chosen – one from advertising, one from design.


Winners will be featured at the ADCC Awards show, online, and in our printed awards annual.


Learn more about Creative LIAisons here

2024 Rising Stars finalists will be announced in October.




2024 ADCC Awards on November 6th